As expected (story
has released a new update for Halo: Combat Evolved
, bringing this sci-fi action shooter to v1.02, in sync with the new dedicated server. The patch fixes some 'minor card specific rendering glitches', fixes multiple 'minor bugs to the Halo Auto-Updater application', fixes an issue in keystone.dll that was causing crash when chatting in multiplayer games, and more (read full story for details).
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: Halo v1.02 Patch (3.8 MB)
Halo Update v1.02:
Halo for Windows Dedicated Server support for multiple instances.
Halo for Windows client support for RCon to (remote console) to dedicated servers.
Timedemo doesn't check memory usage consumption with every frame rendered (see the Halo PC Technical and Performance FAQ for more information).
After running timedemo, the last saved checkpoint is not altered anymore.
Multiple minor bugs fixes to the Halo Auto-Updater application.
Fixed an issue in keystone.dll that was causing certain configurations to potentially crash when chatting in multiplayer games.
Fixed minor card specific rendering glitches.