quake 4 malloc failure please help

By stephen777
Jan 6, 2007
  1. i just bought quake 4 and what do you know i have a problem... ok so i load the game and everythings fine and then i try to connect to a server and i get this error message

    and then the game shuts down. what do i do?


    graphics card: ATI radeon x1600 pro

    processor: AMD Athlon 64 x2

    Sound Card: Realtek 5.1bit sound card

    memory: i dont think it matters

    any help would be greatly appreciated.

  2. stephen777

    stephen777 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 18


  3. zephead

    zephead TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,569

    make sure you have the latest graphics drivers installed, and that the game is fully up to date. if the problem persists, try playing for a bit and turn down the eye candy (shadows, volumetric lights, dynamic lighting, etc)
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