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openarena - OpenArena client

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NAME

openarena - OpenArena client
 

SYNOPSIS

openarena [-h|--help] [-q|--quiet] [+set option value]...
 

DESCRIPTION

openarena is the client for the first-person shooter OpenArena.
 

OPTIONS

The wrapper script used for OpenArena in Debian accepts these options:
-h, --help
Display a short help summary
-q, --quiet
Disable all output
Any console command can also be prefixed with + and used as a command-line option (press Shift+Esc to access the in-game console), including:
+set option value
Set an option (see below for some options)
+connect server[:port]
Connect to a server
Options that can be set with +set (note that this is not a full list!) include:
r_fullscreen <bool>
1: Play in fullscreen mode; 0: Play in window mode
r_mode <num>
Sets the screen resolution mode. Set num to -1 to use a customized resolution. See also r_customheight and r_customwidth!
r_customwidth <pixels>
Use pixels as width if r_mode is set to -1.
r_customheight <pixels>
Use pixels as height if r_mode is set to -1.
 

FILES

~/.openarena/baseoa
Configuration and state for OpenArena
~/.openarena/missionpack
Configuration and state for the "missionpack" mod
 

ENVIRONMENT

The wrapper script used to launch OpenArena allows it to be debugged by setting environment variables.
OPENARENA_DEBUGGER=command
A debugger or other prefix to prepend to the OpenArena command line, such as strace; overridden by OPENARENA_BACKTRACE
OPENARENA_BACKTRACE=1
Use gdb(1) to get a backtrace if OpenArena crashes (the gdb package must be installed for this to work)
 

SEE ALSO

openarena-server(6), ioquake3(6), /usr/share/doc/openarena

AUTHOR

OpenArena was written by the OpenArena Team. The engine used is a modified ioQuake3, originally created by id Software and now maintained by the ioQuake3 community.
This manual page was written by Bruno "Fuddl" Kleinert <fuddl@debian.org> and Simon McVittie <smcv@debian.org>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).
2010-10-15 Debian Sid