[jhb_airlines] Re: FSX Navigation

  • From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 14 Oct 2006 18:51:50 +0100

What XML file is this then?

-----Original Message-----
From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
[mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Kev Townsend
Sent: 14 October 2006 18:14
To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: FSX Navigation

I think this time scale will shorten, given that Pete Dowson has already
cracked the .dll registry problem, and created the "Add-On" tab on the menu

I'm not suggesting it will be easy, as its the scenery which has changed
most, but I think most addon creators are chaperoned by him! In principle he
has already "cracked" the outstream of position, height etc essential for
smooth operation of Widefs.

I tried installing FSNav myself, in that all the .dll's that used to reside
in the Modules folder, now simply appear in the FSX root. However - No joy! 
After installing FSUIPC4 I transferred all the files to the newly formed
Modules folder (as per 2004), again no joy, however I understand you need to
hack the .xml file to "register" FSNav.dll in order that FSX can see it....
Of course FSNav would then be talking Taiwanese and FSX Chenchen scenery
speaking, so no closer!

Anyone else think I'm rambling?

Kev T

At 16:26 10/14/2006, you wrote:

Having installed FSX, the first add-on essential for me is FSNav
Sad news from the FSNav web site -
The present version FSNavigator 4.7 is not compatible with FSX. FSNavigator
version 5 is being developed, and is expected to be available mid-2007. 
I expect to be getting lost quite often in FSX during the next few months!
Frank T.

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