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Bug 1119

Summary: Instant Weapon Switch
Product: Odamex Reporter: Ralph Vickers <Ralphis>
Component: Server & ClientAssignee: Odamex Bug Reporter <odamex-bug-reporter>
Status: NEW ---    
Severity: enhancement CC: Ch0wW, grandpachuck187
Priority: P1    
Version: 0.7.x (Old)   
Hardware: All   
OS: All   
Attachments: Manual patch

Description Ralph Vickers 2014-09-23 17:38:12 UTC
Enhancement request for a variable that would make players change their weapon as soon as they issue the command, eliminating the up/down hud sequence. Perhaps "sv_fastswitch"?
Comment 1 Maëllig Desmottes 2014-09-25 10:11:55 UTC
Created attachment 513 [details]
Manual patch

Manual patch to enable instant weaponswitching.
Comment 2 Maëllig Desmottes 2019-07-13 09:09:25 UTC
Pull Request done in the development branch : 

https://github.com/odamex/odamex/pull/62
Comment 3 Dr. Sean 2020-01-15 01:08:29 UTC
Is this a feature we still want to add? Is it something that other ports support?
Comment 4 Maëllig Desmottes 2020-01-15 17:59:15 UTC
Instant-switch is a feature that every multiplayer-only Doom ports have.