Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

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Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by Barbie » Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:19 pm

Recently a player could not join my v451 UT server (Linux), because his UT says "Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'". A quick web search indicates that this problem can ocour with a pre 436 UT version? Or what else can cause that error?
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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by Terraniux » Fri Jun 22, 2018 9:47 pm

Is botpack.u (or related files like .int etc ...) from the pre-version different then the latest 436 version? I just checked mine:
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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by Feralidragon » Sat Jun 23, 2018 12:02 pm

It boils down to have a different Botpack file I would guess.
So yeah, different versions or corrupted files (which is possible) can lead to stuff like that.

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by TexasGtar » Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:43 am

Mine is in red.
How do I fix the mismatch?
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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by OjitroC » Sat Oct 24, 2020 11:43 am

TexasGtar wrote:
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:43 am
Mine is in red.
How do I fix the mismatch?
What UT version do you have - the file size shown the image on the left is the size of Botpack.u in 436 and 451b, so you must have something different?

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by esnesi » Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:23 pm

The solution seems simple to me once the cause is clear.
Get another (valid) botpack.u by buying the game of gog.com

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by Deepu » Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:36 pm

Try this (Original setup with UT Patch v436 loaded): Link removed due to illegal content.

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by TexasGtar » Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:44 pm

Deepu wrote:
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:36 pm
Try this (Original setup with UT Patch v436 loaded): Link removed due to illegal content.
Thanks Deepu. I have the store bought cd's. I'll just do a reinstall and see what happens. I appreciate the help though.
I have a plan to go forward and I'll post update.

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by papercoffee » Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:50 pm

Deepu wrote:
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:36 pm
Try this (Original setup with UT Patch v436 loaded): Link removed due to illegal content.
We are more or less the official forum for Unreal Tournament. Therefore we can't allow links to downloads of the official full game.
Link the demo and the 436 patch and everything is ok.

Refrain from posting download links to the full game.

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by Deepu » Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:35 pm

papercoffee wrote:
Sun Oct 25, 2020 3:50 pm
Deepu wrote:
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:36 pm
Try this (Original setup with UT Patch v436 loaded): Link removed due to illegal content.
We are more or less the official forum for Unreal Tournament. Therefore we can't allow links to downloads of the official full game.
Link the demo and the 436 patch and everything is ok.

Refrain from posting download links to the full game.
There is no sense, this is the reason why I'm not posting anything to here, I have my own forum. You can delete my posts and illegal contents from here:
Yo guys want anything else just visit to http://ultimateut.tk/ or http://forum.ultimateut.tk/

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by papercoffee » Mon Oct 26, 2020 6:00 pm

Deepu wrote:
Sun Oct 25, 2020 5:35 pm
There is no sense, this is the reason why I'm not posting anything to here, I have my own forum. You can delete my posts and illegal contents from here:
Yo guys want anything else just visit to http://ultimateut.tk/ or http://forum.ultimateut.tk/
Full UT game for free = illegal, because Epic is still selling the game. And Epic is represented through Flak in our forum. And we don't allow it.

UT Demo + NoDelta patch 436 = not illegal, because Epic screwed this up (or it was intentional) but you won't get the full game with that. You'll have to go online and download the missing content from a gameserver.

What you do on your forum is your own business.

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by Gustavo6046 » Wed Nov 04, 2020 4:40 am

But isn't it not okay for him to link to his forum too, given those predicates? It's just redirecting the illegally-intentioned traffic through an extra hoop. If his website gets DMCA'd we don't want to get drawn along into the American Abyss. I don't like DMCA, but I'll still play by the rules. I won't rat out on this, though. And not because of personal preferences; I'm not an asshole.

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Re: Can't find Palette in file 'Palette Botpack.Palette633'

Post by papercoffee » Wed Nov 04, 2020 10:04 pm

What he is doing on his website is nothing of our business.
Linking to the portal page is alright.