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tarquin
9th Aug 2001, 04:29 PM
just when I think this board is picking up a bit... someone goes & deletes their thread!!!!!!!!!
it mentioned someone being a major tarquin fan too! :( :(
bring back the 'tarquin toast' thread!

(i'll go on strike!!!!! kidding :p)

tarquin
9th Aug 2001, 05:43 PM
ah.
/me breathes sigh of relief at possibility that I don't have leprosy after all. :)

only the torus brush? youch / eek / wow !

I thought of running some sort of mapmaking competition based on the Extruder... not a 'use only the ext.' thing -- that's just sadism, but maybe making a simple base myself as a starting point. But apart from hosting it on my site there wouldn't be much by way of a prize :hmm:

the inventor of C++ is a tarquin fan... seriously????

tarquin
21st Aug 2001, 05:55 PM
Hm. vertex editing the torus could be tricky, unless it's something simple like lifting one half up to make a sort of bagel-with-filling. and then you'd need to set TubeAlignToside to true (or whatever I called it :) )
All the polys are 4-sided so you have to be very careful not to break planes. If they were all split into triangles there wouldn't be a problem.
I *think* the torus has the ability to triangulate its faces built in, but the option isn't accessible. I'll look into it.
There will be an update of the main pack... eventually :)
I should maybe start a thread for people to suggest tweaks to the builders.

TaoPaiPai
28th Aug 2001, 04:54 PM
Originally posted by Nuclear Fuzz Grunge
...Oh,...sorry,...tarquin,...it's in re-write. I basically wanted to compliment you on your imaginative brush creation efforts. I'm thinking of making a whole map using nothing but the torus shape. Kind of an alien theme. Maybe, with applications in psychiatric diagnostics. I'll report back.
Bjarne Stroustrup: Research Scientist for AT&T, invented the C++ Programming Language. Looks vaguely extraterrestrial.

HAHAHA!!!!!!!!!!!!!1
Nuclear fuzz thing,I caught you making a reference to Psychiatry.!
NOw i'm almost sure you and nebulous person are only one person.
Admit it!
I don't care if this is 2 souls stuck in one body (these things happen.).

TaoPaiPai
28th Aug 2001, 06:32 PM
Muhahahah.......

That's not a problem you know.
I have also a confidence to make you:In fact me and christoth are the same person too.

TaoPaiPai
29th Aug 2001, 02:07 PM
OMG....
NOw THAT makes me confused....

ChrisToth.hu
29th Aug 2001, 02:47 PM
Hahaha!!! Fear me!

I AhM OmniPotent!



(and not impotent!)

ChrisToth.hu
29th Aug 2001, 02:50 PM
BTW Nuclear Fuzz...I PMed you before I've evere seen this thread. :)

I can see into your minds.

TaoPaiPai
29th Aug 2001, 02:57 PM
Some day I'll give you an explanation why I made the 2 posts above.

TaoPaiPai
29th Aug 2001, 06:04 PM
BTW I suspect I have a third identity
(I=Nebulous Person,in case you didn't follow the conversation).
Am I wrong?