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No visual fire effects on clients when artillery executes doArtilleryFire on dedicated server
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Description

When an artillery vehicle like the Scorcher fires a round by executing doArtilleryFire on a dedicated server no graphic effects are visible on clients. Means no particle effects and no muzzle flash (the round leaving the barrel is visible). {F22690}

Details

Legacy ID
2916122509
Severity
None
Resolution
Open
Reproducibility
Always
Category
Multiplayer
Steps To Reproduce

Attached is a simple test mission.

Run the mission on a dedicated server. 10 seconds after mission start the Scorcher group will fire 5 rounds.
You won't see any graphic effects like particle effects or muzzle flash.
If you run the mission in the editor/singleplayer you'll see the effects.

Event Timeline

Xeno edited Steps To Reproduce. (Show Details)Nov 3 2013, 1:50 PM
Xeno edited Additional Information. (Show Details)
Xeno set Category to Multiplayer.
Xeno set Reproducibility to Always.
Xeno set Severity to None.
Xeno set Resolution to Open.
Xeno set Legacy ID to 2916122509.May 7 2016, 5:19 PM

Confirmed, still an issue in stable, in dev 1.09 doArtilleryFire seems completely broken! :-o