d2x-rebirth — port of the 1996 classic game Descent 2: Counterstrike


DXX-Rebirth is a Source Port of the Descent & Descent ][ Engines and provides classical Gameplay combined with OpenGL graphics and effects, a bunch of improvements and new features.


System options:

Don't free CPU-cycles
-maxfps <n>
Set maximum framerate to <n> (default: 200, available: 1-200)
-hogdir <s>
set shared data directory to <s>
don't try to use shared data directory
put player files and saved games in Players subdirectory
Lowers animation detail for better performance with low memory
-pilot <s>
Select pilot <s> automatically
Start in demo mode
Run the game in a window
Do not show borders in window mode
Don't play movies


Deactivate mouse
Deactivate joystick
Make CapsLock and NumLock non-sticky


Disables sound output
Disables music output
Use 11KHz sounds
Disable Sound output via SDL_mixer


Force to use LowRes fonts
Force to use LowRes graphics
Play low resolution movies if available (for slow machines)
Do not scale fonts to current resolution


-udp_hostaddr <s>
Use IP address/Hostname <s> for manual game joining (default: localhost)
-udp_hostport <n>
Use UDP port <n> for manual game joining (default: 42424)
-udp_myport <n>
Set my own UDP port to <n> (default: 42424)
-tracker_hostaddr <n>
Address of Tracker server to register/query games to/from (default: dxxtracker.reenigne.net)
-tracker_hostport <n>
Port of Tracker server to register/query games to/from (default: 42420)

Debug (use only if you know what you're doing):

Enable debugging output.
Enable verbose output.
Write gamelog.txt unbuffered. Use to keep helpful output to trace program crashes.
Bail out after initialization
Enable renderstats info by default
-text <s>
Specify alternate .tex file
-tmap <s>
Select texmapper <s> to use (default: c, available: c, fp, quad, i386)
Show memory statistics
Disable Doublebuffering
Use uncompressed RLE bitmaps
Use 16Bpp instead of 32Bpp
Use old texmerge, uses more ram, but might be faster
-gl_intensity4_ok <n>
Override DbgGlIntensity4Ok (default: 1)
-gl_luminance4_alpha4_ok <n>
Override DbgGlLuminance4Alpha4Ok (default: 1)
-gl_rgba2_ok <n>
Override DbgGlRGBA2Ok (default: 1)
-gl_readpixels_ok <n>
Override DbgGlReadPixelsOk (default: 1)
-gl_gettexlevelparam_ok <n>
Override DbgGlGetTexLevelParamOk (default: 1)


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