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diablo_1422
Joined: May 22, 2008

Is a noob, and will probably will be a noob always


Posted: Sep 6, 2011 05:00 PM    Msg. 1 of 9       
So when i type tool bitmaps and then the directory, i get this error:

usage: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\Halo Custom Edition\tool.exe verb <options..>
bitmaps source-directory
Couldn't read map file './toolbeta.map'
WDF!!


ally
Joined: Jun 23, 2010

Aye Ready


Posted: Sep 6, 2011 05:18 PM    Msg. 2 of 9       
you running your map modding on a different pc?
run it in compatibilty mode?


OrangeJuice
Joined: Jan 29, 2009

"especially not the so called 'helpful' types."


Posted: Sep 6, 2011 06:16 PM    Msg. 3 of 9       
you don't need any of the *beta.maps. that isn't an error


Maniac1000
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Joined: Feb 24, 2007


Posted: Sep 6, 2011 06:40 PM    Msg. 4 of 9       
What exactly do you type? and where is the folder with the tiffs in it?


diablo_1422
Joined: May 22, 2008

Is a noob, and will probably will be a noob always


Posted: Sep 6, 2011 07:55 PM    Msg. 5 of 9       
ally: Its all done on the same PC
orangejuice: I know that but thats not the point lol
Maniac: Its located in data\levels\<map name>\bitmaps

EDIT: Orangejuice: Your dumb.
Edited by diablo_1422 on Sep 6, 2011 at 08:05 PM


Maniac1000
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Posted: Sep 6, 2011 08:39 PM    Msg. 6 of 9       
Quote: --- Original message by: diablo_1422

ally: Its all done on the same PC
orangejuice: I know that but thats not the point lol
Maniac: Its located in data\levels\<map name>\bitmaps

EDIT: Orangejuice: Your dumb.
Edited by diablo_1422 on Sep 6, 2011 at 08:05 PM

and in tool you typed,
tool bitmaps levels\mapname\bitmaps
?


diablo_1422
Joined: May 22, 2008

Is a noob, and will probably will be a noob always


Posted: Sep 9, 2011 08:54 PM    Msg. 7 of 9       
yeah


CAG Gonzo
Joined: Apr 2, 2009

Retreat? Hell! We just got here!


Posted: Sep 13, 2011 11:18 AM    Msg. 8 of 9       
I'm pretty sure you don't tack on the 'bitmaps' to your directory, so your command would be:

tool bitmaps levels\mapname

Now I could be totally wrong, since I don't memorize these kind of things.


ally
Joined: Jun 23, 2010

Aye Ready


Posted: Sep 13, 2011 12:12 PM    Msg. 9 of 9       
it's definetly tool\bitmaps\nameofmap\bitmaps.


Edited by ally on Sep 13, 2011 at 12:12 PM

 

 
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