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JIP spectators can mess with alive players action menu
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Players that join a game in progress with respawn disabled can mess with alive players action menus. This goes from changing their current weapon to even ejecting them from vehicles. Video example of this here


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Steps To Reproduce
  1. Join a game in progress with respawn disabled
  2. Spectate a player
  3. Have fun ruining someones day
Additional Information

This issue has been in the game since alpha, but it has never been fixed, I hope BI will finally do something about it.

Event Timeline

Niklas edited Steps To Reproduce. (Show Details)Jul 14 2014, 11:13 PM
Niklas edited Additional Information. (Show Details)
Niklas set Category to General.
Niklas set Reproducibility to Always.
Niklas set Severity to None.
Niklas set Resolution to Open.
Niklas set Legacy ID to 2347813620.May 7 2016, 6:58 PM
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cuel added a subscriber: cuel.May 7 2016, 6:58 PM
cuel added a comment.Jul 14 2014, 11:19 PM

I've seen and been affected by this multiple times.

You can eject, force a reload / weapon switch etc. Really annoying and an old bug

Jaska added a subscriber: Jaska.May 7 2016, 6:58 PM
Jaska added a comment.Jul 15 2014, 8:01 PM

As old as soviet union

cuel added a comment.Sep 22 2014, 10:52 AM

We have to lock our server everytime we use the BIS spectator script. Please look into this.