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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360575 is a reply to message #360572] Mon, 13 July 2020 08:47 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Hawkeye

 
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When you say 'unofficial' builds, do you mean Sevenfm's experimental project builds?

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B_PNaFvHBMdBYTh0NzBvc1c0Ym8

I'm sure he's fixed more issues than broke new ones, but you could always install his build and just turn off all of the newer features in the ini?


Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360579 is a reply to message #360575] Mon, 13 July 2020 09:52 Go to previous messageGo to next message
gougluinn

 
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i think he meant depri's versions like 8796 or sth
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360588 is a reply to message #360579] Tue, 14 July 2020 22:04 Go to previous messageGo to next message
MisterMoe

 
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Registered:February 2011
Yeah, I tried Depri's latest version from May.

Most of the bugs I encounter result in a full on crash of the game
-getting ambushed
-getting invaded with militia in the sector
-opening the sector inventory
- Maria/Angel new quest (doesnt work out of the box, requires an ini setting)

just some to mention. Havent tried SevenFM's yet

Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360613 is a reply to message #360520] Fri, 17 July 2020 14:25 Go to previous messageGo to next message
silversurfer

 
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silversurfer wrote on Tue, 07 July 2020 13:36

This basically means that if you are using the old Inventory System (which you are), all merc profiles for profile IDs lower than 170 will be loaded from "prof.dat" and there Magic has a Steyr Aug.
In my opinion the option "READ_PROFILE_DATA_FROM_XML" in JA2_Options.ini should take precedence here and currently it doesn't. If this is set to TRUE, the game should load merc data from MercStartingGear.xml, no matter what inventory system you are using.
This is fixed in r8868. I also fixed a display bug with the squad list, when USE_XML_SQUADNAMES was TRUE.



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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360618 is a reply to message #360613] Sat, 18 July 2020 01:32 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Wien1938

 
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Try SevenFMs project builds. It solved one problem for me and runs fine. happy
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360644 is a reply to message #360618] Wed, 22 July 2020 03:07 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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there no ''army composition'' tag in JA2_options.ini in new SCI's or what? also i cant find ''merc_can_do_advanced_repairs'' option...
what the point of deleting option, which can just switch to FALSE, if y don't like it?
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360647 is a reply to message #360644] Wed, 22 July 2020 11:28 Go to previous messageGo to next message
silversurfer

 
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Army composition has nothing to do with JA2_Options.ini. It's a map specific parameter for each sector found in TableData\Army.

MERCS_CAN_DO_ADVANCED_REPAIRS was moved to Skills_Settings.INI, because it's a trait of technicians.



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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360662 is a reply to message #360647] Thu, 23 July 2020 01:38 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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INITIAL_GARRISON_PERCENTAGES, MIN_ENEMY_GROUP_SIZE, etc. - this things was in tag ''enemy army composition'', where r they now?
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360666 is a reply to message #360662] Thu, 23 July 2020 10:38 Go to previous messageGo to next message
silversurfer

 
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baraba wrote on Thu, 23 July 2020 00:38
INITIAL_GARRISON_PERCENTAGES, MIN_ENEMY_GROUP_SIZE, etc. - this things was in tag ''enemy army composition'', where r they now?
This is in DifficultySettings.xml, defined per difficulty level.



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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360804 is a reply to message #360666] Mon, 03 August 2020 12:29 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Foxtrot_Uniform

 
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Setting DYNAMIC_OPINIONS to FALSE doesn't turn dynamic opinion feature off, however MeLoDy bookmark isn't showing (messages in log still present if DYNAMIC_OPINIONS_SHOWCHANGE = TRUE, mercs dialogues working as expected if DYNAMIC_DIALOGUE = TRUE).
Upd: I've checked Flugente's post on this feature, it is expected behavior (except MeLoDy should not be missing, and dialogues shouldn't work, but it probably had been changed in later releases)

[Updated on: Mon, 03 August 2020 13:25]




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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360835 is a reply to message #360618] Wed, 05 August 2020 06:10 Go to previous messageGo to next message
MisterMoe

 
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Registered:February 2011
Wien1938 wrote on Fri, 17 July 2020 22:32
Try SevenFMs project builds. It solved one problem for me and runs fine. happy
I'll give them a try.

I tried the 8796 build again, with a fresh installation and still got regularly crashes when I got ambushed.

Also another bug that would spawn only one enemy in each sector. I kill him, sector clear, I look at the map and supposedly there is still the original army occupying the same sector, but invisible (even with ALT+E)
Retreating and entering that same sector again only spawns one enemy. Doesnt matter what sector I'm going, this bug breaks the whole game.

Heres a savegame to test it:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1naDHHVikt4WNU27_Ywl3XpgAWMay80A1/view?usp=sharing

Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360856 is a reply to message #341931] Fri, 07 August 2020 05:16 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Kaata
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Registered:August 2020
Hello!

I'm running the 8796 revision of 1.13(installed via Depri's SCI).

I'm getting an odd bug using IMP merc creation where no matter the major traits I pick or attributes of the created merc I can only select from a small number of pistols (based on what I've read I should for example be seeing some rifle option in the gear selection if I double up on marksman to get to sniper).

Thoughts?

Best,
K
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360857 is a reply to message #360856] Fri, 07 August 2020 12:01 Go to previous messageGo to next message
silversurfer

 
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Can't reproduce. If I select Sniper trait I get a Calico M-900 and 4x scope in the list, just as expected.



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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360859 is a reply to message #360857] Fri, 07 August 2020 16:37 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Kaata
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Registered:August 2020
silversurfer wrote on Fri, 07 August 2020 12:01
Can't reproduce. If I select Sniper trait I get a Calico M-900 and 4x scope in the list, just as expected.
Yeah, maybe it was just something with my install (reinstalled everything and now it works correctly).

Cheers,
K
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360880 is a reply to message #360859] Sun, 09 August 2020 07:05 Go to previous messageGo to next message
wolf00

 
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last sci 8796*exe/2531 datafiles, when im ambushed by emeny loading sector hang it to forever... any sector any game time. last functiona 8730/2504 run just like charm ...



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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360971 is a reply to message #360880] Tue, 18 August 2020 23:36 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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how beautiful it would be: changing default mode from ''walking'' to ''running'', huh? it just stupid to push R button before every battle whole game
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #360972 is a reply to message #360880] Thu, 20 August 2020 00:38 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Wien1938

 
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Registered:May 2017
Location: UK
If you get the SVN files and get the latest revision exe from Seven's Google Drive, this will overcome the crashing. Alternatively, try pressing "E" rather than mouse-clicking on "Go to sector". That seems to bypass a stuck-loading screen issue.
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361110 is a reply to message #360972] Fri, 04 September 2020 04:43 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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Registered:May 2020
how can i put this so called ''survivalist'' abilities back to hunter/ranger in newest SCI? i just have not enough perk slots for some my custom mercs because of this innovation, why you did it my gosh
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361112 is a reply to message #361110] Fri, 04 September 2020 13:00 Go to previous messageGo to next message
LatZee

 
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baraba wrote on Fri, 04 September 2020 03:43
how can i put this so called ''survivalist'' abilities back to hunter/ranger in newest SCI? i just have not enough perk slots for some my custom mercs because of this innovation, why you did it my gosh
Those skills are hardcoded, so no way of reverting that change outside of downloading the whole code base, reverting those changes in code and recompiling your own version. Or sticking with some older version from before that time, if that is so important. Or increase the limit on how many skills mercs can have so that they can fit one more minor skill if needed.

If your custom mercs are already on max skills (whatever the limit is, 10 or so probably), I personally, can't really see what's the problem, as Hunter/Ranger is pretty meh anyway, rifle bonuses are small, shotguns are pretty mediocre at best, outside of super early when everything is better than pistols or giving them to poor mercs like Ira, so for some superhumanly minmaxed mercs, I'd never want them to be Hunters/Rangers anyway cheeky
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361115 is a reply to message #361110] Fri, 04 September 2020 15:47 Go to previous messageGo to next message
CarsonBlackman

 
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baraba wrote on Fri, 04 September 2020 04:43
how can i put this so called ''survivalist'' abilities back to hunter/ranger in newest SCI? i just have not enough perk slots for some my custom mercs because of this innovation, why you did it my gosh
The simple solution is to go into the options file and max out the number of major and minor traits allowed. You can also increase the number of build points available and the maximum skill level at start. This will allow you to build that merc you want without bumping up against the default skill limits.
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361236 is a reply to message #361115] Fri, 11 September 2020 23:16 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Asdow

 
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I'm going through UB campaign, partly because I don't think I've ever finished it without cheats and partly because it has not received any love in a long time. So far what I've noticed;
- After hiring someone from MERC, Speck uses wrong voicefiles for two of his speeches, when he's talking about mercs inventory upgrade
- MERCs hiring costs are not matching what is deducted from the balance when hiring someone
- AIM mercs still have the 1 day, 1 wk, 2 wks choices when it should be one price. So now you can get any high level merc for the whole mission with 1 day payment
- Sectornames are all wrong due to missing Sectornames.xml file in Data-UB/TableData/Map folder
- Game complaings about NUMBER_OF_MAJOR_TRAITS_ALLOWED in skill_settings.ini being out of range when it's the default 5 with valid range being [2,2]. Same value in vanilla 1.13 gives no error

[Updated on: Fri, 11 September 2020 23:23]

Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361400 is a reply to message #361236] Mon, 28 September 2020 18:04 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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how can i edit back this stupid innovation in newest SCI's with separation hunter\ranger perk to survival/shooting parts?
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361414 is a reply to message #341931] Wed, 30 September 2020 22:11 Go to previous messageGo to next message
SinMachina

 
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You can play an older build of the game.
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361418 is a reply to message #361414] Thu, 01 October 2020 00:46 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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Registered:May 2020
it obvious that i can, but what the point in spending 2 perk slots instead one?
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361423 is a reply to message #361418] Thu, 01 October 2020 03:34 Go to previous messageGo to next message
SinMachina

 
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It was to make hunter more in line with the other gun focused major traits. You can always allow additional traits in your xml and anyone you want to have it add it to them in mercprofiles.xml
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361440 is a reply to message #361423] Sat, 03 October 2020 00:47 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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you want more than two expert gun focused trait slots?? for what kind of merc? something like foking terminator all-in-one with bombardier/machinegunner/bodibuilding/demolitions/survival? i just can't see issues with default perk, but clearly see this weaponry racism with new one
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361443 is a reply to message #361440] Sat, 03 October 2020 11:07 Go to previous messageGo to next message
silversurfer

 
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No need to bring out the drama queen here. Weapon perks are weapon related, hence the name. So no, ranger will not be changed back. If you want your machinegunner/ranger/sniper/survivalist/nightops superman then just change the settings and create him.



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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361446 is a reply to message #361443] Sat, 03 October 2020 18:16 Go to previous messageGo to next message
mogimbo
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Registered:October 2020
Hi all, first post so feel free to move/remove if it's in the wrong thread or forum.

I am experiencing the same "one enemy per sector bug" as MisterMoe posted above. It seems to affect pretty much every sector. I kill the enemy, get the history log update, and then usually the sector is still flagged as hostile with a number of enemies in parentheses when right-clicking in strategic view. Am also running 8796 with pretty much unchanged .ini files and options.

Is it related to reinforcment settings somehow? Will try and revert to an older build perhaps. Grateful for any input.

Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361449 is a reply to message #361443] Sat, 03 October 2020 22:01 Go to previous messageGo to next message
baraba

 
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this claim about supermercs fits better against perk's dividing than in favor of it, cause what was the reason for this innovation))
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361477 is a reply to message #361449] Mon, 05 October 2020 00:01 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Wien1938

 
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Location: UK
It's a bug - the workaround is to manually exit the sector on the sector map.
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361791 is a reply to message #361477] Sun, 08 November 2020 15:54 Go to previous messageGo to next message
hemorrhoids

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Registered:November 2020
1. The descriptions(backgrounds) of mercs are bugged? I think. Speck, Raffitti, etc. have just a bunch of gibberish instead of the English flavor text.
2. Just going to M.E.R.C and checking the descriptions of mercs there.
3. I don't think there are any, I just made a fresh install and the descriptions are bugged.
4. JA2 1.13 8791
5. Latest AIMNAS
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361860 is a reply to message #341931] Mon, 16 November 2020 13:02 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Russkie
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Registered:November 2020
Crash at Drassen SAM Site

When attempting to attack the Drassen SAM site, I experience a crash to desktop, specifically it seems to happen when an explosion goes off after joining combat with the enemy. It happens everytime to me once I try to take the SAM site, whether I throw a grenade, or the enemy does. Once I believe an enemy stepped on a mine and that explosion also triggered the crash. Basically, the explosion makes its sound, and then the game crashes to a windowed black screen.

Version is r8909_g2574 - I will happily provide any further files or info needed

The only mod addition to the base 1.13 is Wildfire 6.07 for the maps.

I would really appreciate any thoughts on this as I have tried reinstallation, compatibility fixes, scoured the forums to avoid having to make a post, but since I can never fully take Northern Arulco's SAMs without a crash, my early game progression is pretty limited. Thank you for all the amazing work you do!
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361936 is a reply to message #361860] Wed, 25 November 2020 21:21 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Russkie
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Registered:November 2020
Sorry to post again, but I've still had no success with the crashing issue, in fact, I managed to progress past the Drassen SAM Site simply because by a miracle, nobody hit a mine or threw a grenade, but once I got into Cambria (The hospital), it happened again. Explosion, then crash to desktop. I feel this will be unavoidable considering the minefield surrounding it, and so, I'm stuck once more.

I found this in game_log if it is of any help?

*** Wed Nov 25 15:38:13 2020 ***
[ FHD82-KDHF8-JVOHD-XKJ8A-EIOAT ]

[578.628] : ERROR : ========== Wed Nov 25 15:38:13 2020 ==========
File : D:\# JA2 SVN (ab Okt 2020)\Source - 8909\Build\ext\VFS\src\Core\vfs_file_raii.cpp
Line : 34
Location : vfs::COpenReadFile::COpenReadFile

file "NPC_SPEECH\d_060_100.wav" does not exist

[578.666] : ERROR : ========== Wed Nov 25 15:38:13 2020 ==========
File : D:\# JA2 SVN (ab Okt 2020)\Source - 8909\Build\ext\VFS\src\Core\vfs_file_raii.cpp
Line : 34
Location : vfs::COpenReadFile::COpenReadFile

file "NPC_SPEECH\d_060_100.wav" does not exist

Any suggestions at all would be heartily welcomed! Also, again I apologise for posting again, just extremely desperate to enjoy the game as intended. Thank you to whomever might help in any way.
Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361939 is a reply to message #361936] Thu, 26 November 2020 02:46 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Kitty

 
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Russkie wrote on Wed, 25 November 2020 21:21
... file "NPC_SPEECH\d_060_100.wav" does not exist ...
I've no expertise on error-reports, so this might be totally unrelated, but here is a guess:

The d_60 files I found in Npc-Speech-Folders (in Data and Data-1.13) and Npc_Speech.slf (opened with DragonUnpacker) are for Dimitris comments on special sectors (like first visit Drassen Airport,Hospital, etc) and the like.

I couldn't find "d_060_100.wav" in any of those, so 100 seemingly realy doesn't exist (lower numbers are there).

I can't tell why the game is trying to open such a file, one of the coders might do.

Maybe Dimitri is trying to comment on the explosion (or sector entry, since it's happening for Airport and Hospital?)? Is he in your Team? If so, you could try if this is also happening without him to narrow down the problem.

Like I said, it's only a guess.

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[Updated on: Thu, 26 November 2020 03:01]




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Re: Bugs: Unofficial releases (SCI's), unstable and DEV builds[message #361952 is a reply to message #361939] Sat, 28 November 2020 19:29 Go to previous message
sevenfm

 
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