Quote: "Thats saved me hours of angst."
only if it works for you.
the night before the due date of my first game jam
, i pounded the keyboard tirelessly, tweaking everything, pumping out builds until ~4AM before i discovered what you just found - "nothing is updating"!
already exhausted (literally. and, my hands still
have lingering issues
from what i put them through that week), i went into a frenzy, tried everything i could think of to make the exe update until i collapsed, disgusted ~6AM.
when i woke a few hours later (i set the alarm), i did some forum searching (with pretty much seized up, panging hands) and found what you just found and was able to breath a little and get my final submission in "with confidence", then passed out.
the title: Decevious
. a word that (i think) i made up (a cross between Deceitful and Devious), and oh, so appropriate... (beyond the Jam's Theme
to top the experience off, i believe it has a fatal flaw: depending on the system its running on where sprite collision behaves differently on some systems. here's a recent thread
that reminded me of the issue.
so, if i saved you any of that, i'm content
: i'm not sure how that was a "funny" story. but, i'm chuckling, so...