[jhb_airlines] Re: Carlisle Oddity

  • From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 3 Jul 2005 12:25:01 +0100

I've just deactivated all my add-on airfield sceneries and the hole is still
there so we can discount all UK airfield rebuilds. I'll just have to
systematically disable the general scenery add-ons (except yours) until I
hit the culprit.

bones

-----Original Message-----
From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerry Winskill
Sent: 03 July 2005 09:56
To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Carlisle Oddity


Further checks eliminate UK ANO, Satanic Mills, FarmStrips, Refineries,
Storage tanks, UK2000 P7, NOK Coastline.

Gerry Winskill
gwinsk@xxxxxxx



Gerry Winskill wrote:

> A quick check shows it must be something we've added. For flights that
> don't include the UK, I have a version of Scenery.cfg that has
> absolutely no third party addons. If I temporarilly add the VFR GM Vol
> 4 to this then Carlisle area is OK.
>
> Gerry Winskill
> gwinsk@xxxxxxx
>
>
> Bones wrote:
>
>> My thought too. Sorry for the delay but I had to watch The Who..
>>
>> I've posted a letter at VFR with the screenshot in the hope someone
>> has spotted this. I'm just wondering what we have put on our systems
>> that cause the textures not to load/show.
>>
>> bones
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerry
>> Winskill
>> Sent: 02 July 2005 20:58
>> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Carlisle Oddity
>>
>>
>> Exactly what I found.
>> I'm sure it's not always been like that but can't think how VFRGM
>> textures can be made to disappear. Excludes shouldn't shift them?
>>
>> Gerry Winskill
>> gwinsk@xxxxxxx
>>
>>
>> Bones wrote:
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>>> I finally dragged myself away from gauges and moved up to Carlisle -
>>> and I admit it surprised me. All the VFGM textures are there - not
>>> up to 55N as I thought but right along the England/Scotland boundary
>>> - but with a big rectangle missing centred on Carlisle airport.
>>>
>>> Screenshot at http://www.homepages.mcb.net/bones/WebPix/EGNC.jpg
>>>
>>>
>>> I loaded Landcalc and looked for the texture reference for the top
>>> left corner of the missing area. These are:
>>>
>>> 010331102331210Su.bmp
>>> 010331102331211Su.bmp
>>> 010331102331212Su.bmp
>>> 010331102331213Su.bmp
>>>
>>> All are present but they definitely are not showing at the boundary
>>> between 210 and 211 and 212 and 213.
>>>
>>> Further delving needed..
>>>
>>> bones
>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerry
>>> Winskill
>>> Sent: 01 July 2005 18:18
>>> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Carlisle Oddity
>>>
>>>
>>> The suspense is too much. What did you find?
>>>
>>> Gerry Winskill
>>> gwinsk@xxxxxxx
>>>
>>>
>>> Bones wrote:
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>>>
>>>> Carlisle is at N54:56 so it's close to the Scottish boundary at
>>>> 55N. I think Mally used 55N as the cutoff so the VFGM scenery
>>>> should stop 4nm north of EGNC - if that checks.
>>>>
>>>> Currently over Cardiff checking the Tremorfa heliport scenery
>>>> (looks
>>>> great) so I'll turn north for Carlisle. Approx 1hr 20min en route.
>>>>
>>>> bones
>>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Gerry
>>>> Winskill
>>>> Sent: 01 July 2005 12:04
>>>> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>>> Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Carlisle Oddity
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> I've noticed it before but forgot to mention. Last night's
>>>> Eddsfield to Glasgow took me overhead Carlisle. Anyone else noticed
>>>> that the default scenery replaces the VFR GM, in the tiles touching
>>>> on Carlisle?
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>>>>> My imitial reaction was to suspect the Scotflight scenery but
>>>>> disabling it had no effect.
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>>>> Any ideas, folks?
>>>>
>>>> Gerry Winskill
>>>> gwinsk@xxxxxxx
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