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by Cody
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Expansion Pack
Topic: Traffic Lights
Replies: 12
Views: 6373

Re: Traffic Lights

Welcome aboard - try here.
by Cody
Tue Feb 11, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Vesta? That's snookered me (and I had a route planned too)!
by Cody
Sat Feb 08, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Coordinates
Replies: 5
Views: 491

Re: Coordinates

Damn... ninja'd! And that doesn't happen very often these days!
by Cody
Sat Feb 08, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Planet land colours.
Replies: 3
Views: 468

Re: Planet land colours.

elite-player wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 3:38 pm
I have no way of uploading a pic so can't show a screen shot.
Host the image somewhere (Postimage is one example), then post a link.
by Cody
Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

I do so hope that Humph is somehow watching from above!
by Cody
Sat Feb 08, 2020 12:54 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

If memory serves, Heinlein's Between Planets gets you from Venus to Mars. Am I on the right track?






They can build a supercomputer that plays chess and go, but they'll never build one that can play Mornington Crescent.
by Cody
Tue Feb 04, 2020 11:50 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Screenshots
Replies: 5570
Views: 1031161

Re: Screenshots

CaptSolo wrote:
Tue Feb 04, 2020 2:31 am
Nice!
Certainly!
by Cody
Tue Feb 04, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Ship-to-ship combat in Weber's Honorverse can occur at close quarters. Exactly how close, I don't recall.
by Cody
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: OMG what did I accidently turn on..!?
Replies: 3
Views: 772

Re: OMG what did I accidently turn on..!?

Welcome aboard, Commander!
Waargh wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:11 pm
I don't really remember elite being this hard (at least it wasn't for me back in '85)...
Elite was a turkey-shoot, Oolite is tougher! Some mods can make it tougher still. Good luck!
by Cody
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: New ship: Any one able to make it?
Replies: 9
Views: 2338

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

Try pressing the Ctrl key while using the flight keys.
by Cody
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

I wonder if Klaatu and Gort qualify?
by Cody
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Oolite-Linux
Topic: Help Install on MX Linux, please
Replies: 26
Views: 3176

Re: Help Install on MX Linux, please

Welcome aboard, Commander! Hopefully, one of the penguinistas will be along shortly.
by Cody
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

Voidhawks/Blackhawks?
by Cody
Wed Jan 15, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

At last, I have the bloody title! Cowboy Angels by Paul J McAuley. Muchas gracias, amigo!
by Cody
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Outworld
Topic: Science Fiction Trivia
Replies: 5250
Views: 663879

Re: Science Fiction Trivia

It was the first one I thought of. Likewise! The second one that came to mind has had me scratching my head for years, as I can't recall the title, the author, the plot, or the characters - nothing, except the huge trains which were the only way to traverse the portals between worlds. Any ideas, an...