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by Knotty
Sun Sep 02, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: Realistic Stars
Replies: 29
Views: 16117

Re: Realistic Stars

Don''t know what happened there, must be a security "feature"
Zipped it up and replaced it, same url https://www.boxcn.net/s/6uf9dv69f7pm35zqvfzz
by Knotty
Sun Sep 02, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: Realistic Stars
Replies: 29
Views: 16117

Realistic Stars

Hi, Based on the discussion a few weeks ago (see http://aegidian.org/bb/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=12026 ), I decided to make available the colour and star density settings I worked out as a oxp: https://www.boxcn.net/s/6uf9dv69f7pm35zqvfzz Basically it's a planetinfo.plist, It updates some settings in Uni...
by Knotty
Sun Jul 01, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: [REL] Firefly (Serenity)
Replies: 49
Views: 24773

Re: [REL] Firefly (Serenity)

According to the Firefly wiki, the Serenity has a max payload of 164,900 lbs, which works out around 74 metric tonnes, plus 9 passenger cabins (although can fit 2 in each):
http://firefly.wikia.com/wiki/Serenity,

Would setting this make it unbalanced?
by Knotty
Thu Jun 14, 2012 7:00 pm
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: Setting background stars & nebulas
Replies: 31
Views: 8015

Re: Setting background stars & nebulas

Thanks, Yep, Sensible sun started me off!
Not seen submersible's shots, look great, although the atmosphere glow looks odd.
by Knotty
Thu Jun 14, 2012 12:34 am
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: Setting background stars & nebulas
Replies: 31
Views: 8015

Re: Setting background stars & nebulas

Thanks Bit more tweaking: Number of stars visible (ignoring the fact in game you're out of the atmosphere, but in direct sunlight etc) from Earth (ignoring what would happen in different parts of the galaxy) would be roughly 5,000 (possibly up to 9,000 magnitude 6.5 if you've got good eye sight) amb...
by Knotty
Sun Jun 10, 2012 7:36 am
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: Setting background stars & nebulas
Replies: 31
Views: 8015

Re: Setting background stars & nebulas

Hi,
if you're going for realistic colours:
http://outreach.atnf.csiro.au/education ... olour.html
http://www.vendian.org/mncharity/dir3/starcolor/
which i've translated as:
"0.6 0.7 1.0 1.0 0.8 0.4"