Difference between revisions of "Tic"

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From the original source code:
  #define TICRATE (120)
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  // this used to be TICRATE/GAMETICSPERSEC, which was 120/26 = 4.615~ truncated to 4 by integer division
  #define TICSPERFRAME (TICRATE/26)
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  #define TICSPERFRAME       4
Because of truncation, the defined amount of 26 has the same effect of 30.
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#define TICRATE             120

Revision as of 19:13, 31 May 2012

A tic is each time unit in-game. By default 1 second equals 30 tics.

From the original source code:

// this used to be TICRATE/GAMETICSPERSEC, which was 120/26 = 4.615~ truncated to 4 by integer division
#define TICSPERFRAME        4
#define TICRATE             120