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Beaglebone Quake 3 Server

In my previous post, I introduced the hardware for my new Quake 3 server. I evaluated multiple Quake 3 projects that could be used for both the client and the server. Ultimately, I decided to use the ioquake3 open source version for both client and server. After some testing with various numbers of bot and human participants, I found the settings that I feel utilize the limited resources on the BeagleBone best. As I tested, I…

Beaglebone Black

I purchased a BeagleBone Black Rev C with the intention of turning it into a portable Quake 3 server. I also picked up a simple case and a power supply from adafruit who had everything I wanted in stock. Plus the entire process was seamless, this is how internet stores should operate. They also have an excellent blog and a library of training materials. I received my little system in a couple days and immediately began…

2013 Favorite GitHub projects

The end of the year is here and after reading countless best of and countdown lists I found an opportunity to create my own. I realized a long time ago that most of my bookmarks were to GitHub projects. At that point, I stopped creating GitHub bookmarks and started starring projects. I accumulate a lot of great projects. Some of them seem awesome when I am introduced them, but over time I realize it's very unlikely…