Search, and screenshots [Was Re: Half Life 2 error -- err:mmio:MMIO_ParseExtA]

J. Grant jg at
Tue May 31 14:58:07 CDT 2005

>> Also if there is already a document on setting up Half Life2 could
>> someone direct me to it please, I could not find one already.
> I'm not sure about your specific error, but I was able to get HL2
> to start with Oliver Stieber's d3d patches. However, it was far from
> playable for me. Models were missing, and there were other glitches.
> I made a web site about it, but nobody has contacted me since then
> to help debug. For info, please see appdb
> (


the search seems to have a problem when I enter "half
life 2", it does not match that against "half-life-2" I had previously
looked but not found your work.  Could that search functionality be
revised so it supports non 100% perfect matches?

The non-perfect-match search could simply be a case-insensitive count of
the letters in a name if it was too much work to do checks on fragments
of words.

Also there is the frustrating way that someone has hidden the
screenshots behind javascript pop-up code.  Is there any reason these
are not simply image links?

When clicking on the javascript popup window of the small screenshot the
window is closed!  If something is clickable I would have expected it to
go to the original full size image at least..

The image is also scaled so small that the text in the screenshots is 

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Kind regards

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