[jhb_airlines] Re: FPI Session for Tuesday night

  • From: "Tom Smith" <ftd.smith@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 5 Aug 2004 18:03:24 +0100

its getting to you
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, August 05, 2004 5:31 PM
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: FPI Session for Tuesday night


> That's a thought.
> 
> I have FS2002 and FS2004 here, both set up for ATOC and so the file
> exists in both FS folders. I wonder how ATOC manages to locate the
> correct one - unless it is triggered by the FS version you actually
> start up..
> 
> Belay that stupid remark - it must be triggered when you run through the
> ATOC Setup routine. Mine defaults to FS2002 and I have to remember to
> rerun it for FS2004.
> 
> bones
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
> > [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> > Sent: 05 August 2004 16:27
> > To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: FPI Session for Tuesday night
> > 
> > 
> > Alternatively, could it be restricted to systems where FS2002 
> > and FS9 coexist and are 
> > both set up for ATOC?
> > 
> > Gerry Winskill
> > 
> > gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > On 5 Aug 2004 at 16:00, Bones wrote:
> > 
> > > Brilliant - thank you both..
> > > 
> > > I am not sure of the mechanism by which the ATOC Flight Plan screen 
> > > checks for ATOC aircraft in FS. There isn't any obvious line in the 
> > > ATOCSC.INI file but I wonder about the ATOCAircraftList.ini 
> > file that 
> > > sits in the FS2002/Aircraft folder. This just seems to be a list of 
> > > your installed ATOC aircraft with a few values. An example is:
> > > 
> > > [ATOC SH36]
> > > Type=SH36
> > > TypeEx=222
> > > Description=FlightProject, Shorts 360
> > > Description2=Model by Mike Stone, Textures by FlightProject 
> > > Height=8.000 Pitch=-1.000
> > > 
> > > Obviously, as this list is in the FS folders, then ATOC needs to 
> > > locate this file. This may be a possible source of problems for 
> > > networked machines if ATOC is installed on one computer and 
> > FS on the 
> > > other. If ATOC can't find this list then the flight plan box will 
> > > remain empty. OTOH ATOC wouldn't find your FS MP session either so 
> > > maybe I'm barking up the wrong tree!
> > > 
> > > bones
> > > 
> > > 
> > > 
> > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > > [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
> > > > gwinsk@xxxxxxx Sent: 05 August 2004 07:03 To:
> > > > jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: FPI Session
> > > > for Tuesday night
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > Don't know why this happens but Smithy discovered the on the
> > > > spot remedy. Go into the 
> > > > folder where you keep your FPI downloads and re run the 
> > > > Instal routine, for one of the 
> > > > aircraft. This seems to direct ATOC back to the sim's 
> > > > aircraft directory and the fleet 
> > > > reappears in the Flightplan screen.
> > > > 
> > > > Gerry Winskill
> > > > gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > 
> > > > On 5 Aug 2004 at 0:14, Bones wrote:
> > > > 
> > > > > Just winding back to Peter's comment about no aircraft in the 
> > > > > FlightPlan drop down box.
> > > > > 
> > > > > How many people are now suffering from this? I think Kevin
> > > > and Peter
> > > > > are at least. Was there a third user?
> > > > > 
> > > > > BTW, if you can't put anything in this box it will 
> > still come up 
> > > > > on the ATOC server as the C172..
> > > > > 
> > > > > bones
> > > > > 
> > > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > > From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
> > > > > > [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Mike 
> > > > > > Brook Sent: 04 August 2004 21:26 To: 
> > jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > > > > Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: FPI Session for Tuesday night
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > >  I saw G-CART at Woodvale on
> > > > > > > Servinfo and wondered why he wasn't going anywhere!  Nice
> > > > > > Warrior BTW.
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > He, he!  I was using real weather and was VERY 
> > patiently sitting 
> > > > > > on the deck in my trusty (but vulnerable) PA-28 
> > waiting for the 
> > > > > > world's most horrendous thunderstorm to abate.  It 
> > took about 40 
> > > > > > mmins before I dared get airborne again!
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > Cheers
> > > > > > MikeB
> > > > > > JHB193 G-CART
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