Go Back   EQEmulator Home > EQEmulator Forums > Support > Support::General Support

Support::General Support Post all topics here having to do with errors while trying to connect to an EQEMu server but not about the setup/running of the Server itself.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 12-05-2008, 03:11 PM
Producer_BMW's Avatar
Producer_BMW
Hill Giant
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: VA
Posts: 181
Exclamation Backstab problem

[I have question]

I have a PvP server and I try to backstab anoher player and it makes the "backstab" button use but no affacet happens

then I /d'd him then I could backstab him ??

any help would be awesome
__________________
"From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-06-2009, 10:28 AM
kedra
Sarnak
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 70
Default

I have a hunch that we're experiencing the same problem. I was about to post a new thread, but I noticed this one so I'm just copying my post over:

I noticed this on my server (build 1129) yesterday but haven't really had any time to investigate what might be causing it.

The symptom is that a PC rogue is unable to backstab another PC where the level difference is 10 or more (I'm pretty sure it's -/+ 10, but I didn't have a lot of time to test it.). When I say the PC rogue is 'unable' to backstab another PC, I mean there is no attempted attack - no swing, no miss, no error message (in game or terminal), nothing. However, the rogue can backstab any level NPC without a problem.

I assumed I had made some changes to the source that were causing the problem, so I recompiled with unmodified source files but I'm still experiencing the problem.

I'm in the process of looking at TryBackstab and RogueBackstab in zone/special_attacks.cpp, but haven't found anything promising yet.

Any ideas?
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-06-2009, 08:10 PM
kedra
Sarnak
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 70
Default

Looks like the problem is a little bigger:

No special attacks work in PvP when the level difference is greater than 4.

Any ideas?
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:00 PM.


 

Everquest is a registered trademark of Daybreak Game Company LLC.
EQEmulator is not associated or affiliated in any way with Daybreak Game Company LLC.
Except where otherwise noted, this site is licensed under a Creative Commons License.
       
Powered by vBulletin®, Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Template by Bluepearl Design and vBulletin Templates - Ver3.3