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by soyoukan
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: Defensive Turrets for ships
Replies: 19
Views: 6453

Re: Defensive Turrets for ships

I could be wrong (been ages since I looked at the turrets code), but I don't think you can just slap a turret on a ship after it has been spawned. You probably need to define the turrets as sub-entities for each ship you want them to appear on. Maybe someone has found a way to do it by script that ...
by soyoukan
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: help with keyboard
Replies: 21
Views: 7354

Re: help with keyboard

FIXED THE PROBLEM:

1) there is a keyconf file in ADDONS, i found by accident while deleting the energybomb files.

2) amended the file and whoah! it works

3) energybomb now works too
by soyoukan
Mon Mar 30, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: help with keyboard
Replies: 21
Views: 7354

Re: help with keyboard

Finally, this line in keyconfig.plist will set space to fire the laser: key_fire_lasers = " "; // just a space between the quotes The fact that you tried to change it and it did not work probably means that you made a mis-edit in keyconfig somewhere, so the game failed to read it as a valid configu...
by soyoukan
Mon Mar 30, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: help with keyboard
Replies: 21
Views: 7354

Re: help with keyboard

key_mode_equipment = "b"; key_fastactivate_equipment_a = "0"; key_fastactivate_equipment_b = "\t"; // tab what do these keys do, in the game? they dont appear to do anything when pressed. Also, having a problem with the energy bomb key, which I changed to upper case Q, (TAB was assigned and didn't w...
by soyoukan
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: joystick recommendation
Replies: 4
Views: 254

joystick recommendation

anyone use a joystick? i figure it might help me solve my control issue and all. but i dont know which would be good. there are some plain and some with throttle controls.

ideas?
by soyoukan
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: New ship: Any one able to make it?
Replies: 9
Views: 2365

Re: New ship: Any one able to make it?

Cody wrote:
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:05 pm
Try pressing the Ctrl key while using the flight keys.
didn't really make any difference
by soyoukan
Sat Mar 14, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: New ship: Any one able to make it?
Replies: 9
Views: 2365

Re: New ship: Any one able to make it?

This forum is a huge resource itself :!: With a quick search I found two different panther clippers, they are expensive and an acquired taste... http://aegidian.org/bb/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=16380&p=216930&hilit=panther+clipper#p216930 & From the Z-GrOovY BBS ShipPack :) :D http://aegidian.org/bb/view...
by soyoukan
Mon Mar 09, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: finding a station
Replies: 4
Views: 1511

Re: finding a station

it is always green and round, never square. behind me, red circle...

i dont have that oxp installed.
by soyoukan
Sun Mar 08, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: finding a station
Replies: 4
Views: 1511

finding a station

whats up - having terrible trouble locating the station to dock with. just flew around leesti for 90 mins but it just wasn't there, always green circle but i suspect on the other side, but when you get there, its not! gave up.

is there an easier way to locate?



cheers
by soyoukan
Wed Jan 22, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: New ship: Any one able to make it?
Replies: 9
Views: 2365

Re: New ship: Any one able to make it?

I was mainly after the gun turret idea, so I can keep going forward but still fight the baddies.. I was quite successful in the previous game with this method. I enjoy trading and stuff, combat is not my bag and the keyboard/mouse combo isn't easy for my lack of dexterity. a question - is there a wa...
by soyoukan
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: Defensive Turrets for ships
Replies: 19
Views: 6453

Re: Defensive Turrets for ships

Astrobe wrote:
Mon Apr 09, 2018 6:51 pm
I think it's possible to have a "turret mode", in which the pilot virtually takes control of a turret, taking down hostiles, while the ship carries on with its trajectory, like if it were on auto-pilot.
YES! the Panther Clipper was that ship! Sadly lacking from oolite...
by soyoukan
Sun Jan 19, 2020 5:23 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: New ship: Any one able to make it?
Replies: 9
Views: 2365

New ship: Any one able to make it?

Panther Clipper

from the 2nd gen PC game Elite, my favourite ship seems missing from here. Anyone able to make it?


andy