RE: Palette Matching

Bernd Kreimeier (Bernd.Kreimeier@NeRo.Uni-Bonn.DE)
Fri, 7 Jun 1996 16:41:33 +0200 (MET DST)

Date: Fri, 7 Jun 1996 16:41:33 +0200 (MET DST)
From: Bernd Kreimeier <Bernd.Kreimeier@NeRo.Uni-Bonn.DE>
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Subject: RE: Palette Matching

> From: "Dark Shadow" <>
> > From: Bernd Kreimeier
> > Has anybody taken a look at the Doom PlayPal vs. the
> > Quake palette? I did some matching runs with various

> Question: Can't you just completely replace the Quake palette with the
> DOOM palettes?
Sure. You will not be able to combine Quake and DOOM textures. To be
able to mix needs a good palette matching.

> Since the textures are
> included in each map file, from what I've read,
Nope. The mipmaps are in the BSP file.

> you could totally replace
> the palette lump in the BSP

I checked the worklog, and did not find the note the Uffe Friis
mentioned. For all I know, it is still in the WAD2.