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Originally Posted by jcde7ago View Post
A lot of the known issues are affecting primarily AMD/Radeon card owners due to the Catalsyt drivers using VERY old OGL drivers. They are currently working on a fix.

If you have an Nvidia card, make sure you turn on GPU transcoding (this is 400/500 series cards and CUDA only). That will pretty much solve any texture/graphical issues you're having, provided your card is beefy enough...after a couple hours of playing last night, I had no issues whatsoever....1920x1200, 16xAA, GPU Transcoding on. Smooth as butter.
I love how people assume it's the game when everyone knows ATi left he drivers in a state of disrepair. AMD probably just ignored that over fixing other issues. Blah, so much hate because you chose to use hardware that has crappy drivers. Live and learn.

[didn't mean this towards the quoter, towards people who are complaining]
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During the Keynote, Carmack also stressed a number of times that the PC version would possibly get a "super quality texture pack" to fix low-resolution(blurry) textures that Rage suffers at the shipping dataset which is identical to console counterparts. He admitted that artists were sad because a combination of multiple professional compression solutions necessary to fit the ~150 GB internal build to a shippable product of 25 GB, on three dual-layer DVDs or one single-layer BD."
From the Rage Wiki page...
Easy to fix that. Just make it downloadable from either the official site or distribute it to fan sites. Of course people with monthly data caps would be screwed.
    
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How did they miss that issue before release if it isn't a driver or hardware prob? >_O
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post #84 of 196
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Originally Posted by Karasu View Post
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How did they miss that issue before release if it isn't a driver or hardware prob? >_O
If you're referring to the texture pop-in, its driver related.
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I love how people assume it's the game when everyone knows ATi left he drivers in a state of disrepair. AMD probably just ignored that over fixing other issues. Blah, so much hate because you chose to use hardware that has crappy drivers. Live and learn.

[didn't mean this towards the quoter, towards people who are complaining]
Support has to come from both sides. I lay most of the blame on RAGE, because if they did any testing on AMD systems, they would of picked it up, and fixed it, or contacted AMD and let them have a driver ready for release.

Since they obviously didn't do this, I blame sloppy testing, not AMD.

AMD's drivers also arn't crap, thats just fanboyism and if you want people to finish reading what you wrote, try to be less blatantly biased
Edited by .:hybrid:. - 10/4/11 at 10:48am
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Yeah - neither the Rage performance drivers or 11.9 have fixed the issue. Let's hope AMD gets a hold of this and fixes it quick!
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It really doesn't matter because there are thousands of games that have been released without game breaking bugs. These guys are making millions of dollars and therefore deserve no slack for being lazy. People supporting these methods is even more intolerable than the devs themselves.
You don't understand game development. Most studios I've seen have 30+ test machines, using different OSes, different drivers, different hardware, etc. And you still won't catch stuff like this. A large beta test is the best way to prevent these issues.

Some studios cut corners, I won't deny that, but the majority of developers are working their butts off, crunching long hours to make their game as good as possible. It gets very annoying when a bunch of whiney know it all gamers continue to call devs lazy. The majority of OCN members need to step down off their pedestal, I'm not sure where you guys ever got the idea that you actually know much about anything.
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His computer is obviously too slow.
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Video is worthless without PC specs listed.



The mega-texturing can use a LOT of VRAM, so as certain textures leave the camera's view frustum they're likely moving to lower res versions, and then as they come back into view they're grabbing the higher-res version. My guess is that this is either a bug, or that the person in the video doesn't have a good enough GPU (with enough VRAM) to be running on the settings he's using.
This. Instantaneously this. The frame rate is horrible and it's probably pointing to a weak GPU with a lack of VRam.
There are people who claim none of that happens on their system in the comments.
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This. Instantaneously this. The frame rate is horrible and it's probably pointing to a weak GPU with a lack of VRam.
There are people who claim none of that happens on their system in the comments.
the pc specs are on the the video (click the link to yt and watch it there)
 
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