Well, as I recall, after you go through the gate and kill the rakghoul, Mission should approach you regardless of whether you go to the left or right of the gate. If she doesn't coming running up to you as soon as you start to move in either direction, then there probably is a bug. Still have a copy of KOTOR on the machine, though it's not currently updated.
Now, I want you to remember that no bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor, dumb bastard die for his country.---Patton
There is no room in this country for hyphenated Americanism.---Teddy Roosevelt
I never forget a face, but in your case I'll make an exception.---Groucho
And if you all get killed, I'll piss on your graves.---Shaman Urdnot
How would you like to own a little bit of my foot in your ass.---Red Foreman