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by sprocket
Fri Aug 05, 2016 11:26 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: innocent killings...?
Replies: 4
Views: 2486

Re: innocent killings...?

...RED ALERT...RED ALERT...

yep, got red lights everywhere...!

Ok, so it's GALCOP's system that makes 'the call'...

And true, better to survive and get shorted '20 crs' than getting blowed up!

Cmdr Srocket
by sprocket
Wed Aug 03, 2016 11:56 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: innocent killings...?
Replies: 4
Views: 2486

innocent killings...?

Ok, I'm cruising to a station. Ships come in triggering red alert.

I wait till they draw first blood...

...then I take them out...!

I go to the email and I find out that 'one was an innocent kill', no credit.

The ship shot and hit me first...! ...and...?

Cmdr Sprocket
by sprocket
Tue Feb 02, 2016 11:37 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

Re: star issue

hello to all, Commander Sprocket here...

Ok, my on board computer system failed. Purchased a new system complete, works great...! got stars...!

Thanks to all that have helped with this issue...

Sprocket...
by sprocket
Sun Jan 03, 2016 5:56 am
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: [Release] Navigation MFD
Replies: 117
Views: 63261

Re: [Release] Navigation MFD

cmdr sprocket here...

ok, got the navigation mfd issue fixed, covered, cool...f4, hud-mfd setup...

on the c & p logs, my paste is blocked...circle-line...

sprocket...
by sprocket
Sun Jan 03, 2016 2:00 am
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: [Release] Navigation MFD
Replies: 117
Views: 63261

Re: [Release] Navigation MFD

hello to all... ...I don,t know if there is a link between the background stars/nebula issue I have and the navigation mfd, but I had stars for about the last 24 hrs and in that time I got the combat and navigation mfd, nice addons. at the end I got blowd up pretty good, pod took me to the station. ...
by sprocket
Tue Dec 22, 2015 3:33 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

Re: star issue

Ok, thanks... ...so i'm in the thick of it, blasting, dodging, launching, running... ...the game stops, locks up, shuts down, game closes out and i,m at my main computer screen...? Ok, so i bring Oolite back up and wow, got stars, nubula... ...run a couple of hops, all good, time to shut down for th...
by sprocket
Mon Dec 21, 2015 11:05 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

Re: star issue

"I amended .GNUstepDefaults as advised and it works a treat."

Ok, what I am in need of are detailed instructions starting with step one as to how to do this. Windows has no clue on my laptop as to what program to open .GNUstepDefaults to make changes. Need some assist, please?

cmdr Sprocket...
by sprocket
Fri Nov 20, 2015 7:12 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

Re: star issue

ok, after my 'lost my world' break down, iv'e got it covered... before i uninstalled all of oolite, i did save all of my oolite-saves files in an other location...i have survived...! re-installed oolite and yes, "C:\Oolite"... left the station as jameson, 'no stars', same as it was... decided to ins...
by sprocket
Thu Nov 19, 2015 3:08 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

Re: star issue

i've lost the game...

...need it back...
by sprocket
Thu Nov 19, 2015 2:43 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

Re: star issue

ok, think i just messed it all up...

...uninstalled all, re-downloaded and installed 1.82, 32 bit windows...

now, still got no stars, just squares in place of stars, nebula...

have saved 'sprocket' as commander, loads only as jameson...

...not real good at this...

sprocket...
by sprocket
Tue Nov 17, 2015 2:20 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

Re: star issue

fuzzy squares, no nebula or dust clouds...all other graphics work, 3d, ect...it's like the background graphics detail is not there.

sprocket
by sprocket
Sun Nov 15, 2015 7:20 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: star issue
Replies: 27
Views: 11424

star issue

since 1.82 upgrade, i got stars, then don't have stars, then, stars again. i'm thinking it's a graphics issue, got ideas?
this does not happen during the game, only when starting new ones.

sprocket
by sprocket
Sun Nov 08, 2015 11:11 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Introduce Yourself.
Replies: 1088
Views: 302279

Re: Introduce Yourself.

hello to all... I also am an ELITE from 1985...took six months, thank you... I found the ELITE game on a 5-1/4" IBM floppy for my Apple IIE computer in a Radio Shack store at the Mall. ...still wish I had that... Found the game once again in a game file hidden in my IBM laptop, it was called Oolite,...