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by domingo
Wed Jun 28, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: DxWnd - EFS in windowed mode
Replies: 0
Views: 3474

DxWnd - EFS in windowed mode

See: https://sourceforge.net/projects/dxwnd Very nice project to make many old games playable in windowed mode. EFS support was added in v33, though you may find the attached config file not yet working correctly - YMMV. It worked for author but not for me, though author quickly found the problem an...
by domingo
Fri Nov 16, 2007 4:57 pm
Forum: EFS Clone
Topic: Clone started
Replies: 43
Views: 88436

3. i/o files will be a basic set up for the beta testers. these are likely to disappear in the final cut. the reason the input files where so useful in efs was that the original game was evidently not fully tested before marketing. Once the game has the right adjustments, if changes want to be made...
by domingo
Mon May 07, 2007 10:01 am
Forum: General Stuff
Topic: Argh! Had to reinstall XP! -- Need registry info
Replies: 14
Views: 28696

some ideas: to protect against bots: - if bots decide on board version, don't give this version out in generated pages (or fake some) - use custom registration procedure that requires to read text semantically and give an answer - like type here result of 1+1 (downside is, of course, it has to be im...
by domingo
Fri May 04, 2007 10:11 am
Forum: General Stuff
Topic: Argh! Had to reinstall XP! -- Need registry info
Replies: 14
Views: 28696

cy387_lk wrote:true, deleted 10 posts aprox in last 2 weeks. Any ideas what should we do to avoid them?


first write what is already done ...
by domingo
Wed Mar 21, 2007 12:31 pm
Forum: General Stuff
Topic: spam
Replies: 4
Views: 7706

spam

Is it me alone or more people are offended by spamming bots ? Is there anything that can be done ? I see there is obfuscated code at registration ... I don't remember whether there must be a reply to registration mail or not before enabling account, if not - maybe it would be good to enable/implemen...
by domingo
Thu Oct 26, 2006 4:26 pm
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: The unit iterator
Replies: 3
Views: 6465

And what about clearing the unit iterator (for example filling it with units the AI ignores ...) ?
How does AI cope with this ?
by domingo
Wed Oct 18, 2006 9:03 pm
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: New forum
Replies: 22
Views: 20673

Also, you are missing the 'Report' button - first spambot attacks ! :roll:
by domingo
Sun Oct 08, 2006 9:56 pm
Forum: Fading Suns
Topic: Zyuil'Thala - Last Fansite
Replies: 26
Views: 28139

Re: Zyuil'Thala - Last Fansite

Great !
by domingo
Tue Sep 19, 2006 11:20 am
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: Development tools
Replies: 5
Views: 6327

Re: Development tools

IDE == Integrated Development Environment ...

Like Visual Studio suite, Delphi, etc ...
You can also consider Office as some kind of IDE :-)

IDE on wikipedia
Integrated Development Environment on wikipedia
by domingo
Tue Sep 19, 2006 11:17 am
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: EFS Music?
Replies: 8
Views: 8859

Re: EFS Music?

Or make a torrent ... ... if your computer is connected to faster connection (I'd say 512 kbit/s and more), when you pay just for having connection not for connection time / data transferred and when your computer is turned on for longer time (at least 8 hours daily without much interruptions ...). ...
by domingo
Thu Aug 24, 2006 12:59 pm
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: Modeling the fading stars
Replies: 2
Views: 4474

Re: Modeling the fading stars

I think c), but with gradual decrease over long time, different for every star system ... and it should take a very long time ...
by domingo
Sat Jun 24, 2006 2:47 pm
Forum: Fading Suns
Topic: Zyuil'Thala - Last Fansite
Replies: 26
Views: 28139

Re: Zyuil'Thala - Last Fansite

Anyone knows what happened with Zyuil'Thala - Last Vau Fansite ?
(Also it seems cy387_lk, it's webmaster is missing too ...)
by domingo
Thu Jan 26, 2006 1:27 pm
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: Hover mvmnt in EFS - how to correct
Replies: 5
Views: 6015

Re: Hover mvmnt in EFS - how to correct

Changing movement cost on water from 0 to positive number is enough.
by domingo
Fri Oct 28, 2005 10:15 am
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: .RES file format
Replies: 17
Views: 16453

Re: .RES file format

Well, if anybody wants it (while I still don't have webplace), he can drop me a PM with e-mail.

That way I will at least know how wanted / useful the tool will be :-)
by domingo
Fri Oct 21, 2005 10:15 am
Forum: Fixing it ourself
Topic: .RES file format
Replies: 17
Views: 16453

Re: .RES file format

Thanks. It runs ok on XP (well, it was created for XP). I don't think it will run on DOS, as it is win32 console application ... For help (options), start it in command console (either start->run->"cmd" or start->all programs->accessories->command prompt). In fact there are only 2 options:...

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