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Most of the time, entering the player menu to change your
name does not work for me while my client is logged into
Logged In: NO
This was actually added as a feature, to prevent what is
called stat-whoring. A player, if they died before the
rounds end, would change there name, so they wouldnt lose
any ladder points.
Logged In: YES
Oh. That's understandable. Then it is a bug that I sometimes
CAN change my name. Or is it allowed to change names in
It is usefull to be able to change your name in game, so
maybe if you were only allowed between rounds.
Name changes during the round are STILL possible with the
PLAYER_1 console command ( a cvs log entry marked that as
fixed ) and entering/leaving the player setup menu.
Suggested solution: server accepts all name changes, but
only applies them at the end of a round. Undo whatever
causes the player name change menu not to work.
Fixed. It's now always possible to change your name, but it's
only transmitted to the server between rounds (for old servers)
or the servers only apply the change between rounds (for new