Client and Stability Update

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Client and Stability Update

Postby Godhammer » Wed Dec 03, 2014 4:10 am

I'm done repeatedly tearing down the server for the day. There have been a lot of stability changes and bug fixes done in the last few days, but today will have be one of the more visible to the player as there are a few minor quality-of-life changes.


    Error Reporting
  • Building units is a time consuming and fairly complex task. Lots of things can go wrong in the process. Our construction workers have gotten a little more organized. They will notify you when something has gone awry and record it for you in the chat log. They've also learned that reporting the same bug every frame will be swiftly met with a bug-smashing boot.


    Funds Display
  • You will also notice a Funds display on the top of the screen. This is your total funds amount across all planets and ships. Note that for a planet to build a unit or component, you must have the appropriate funds and resources on that planet. However, this does help you to be aware of your expenses on a high level.


    Galaxy Generation / Sun Distribution
  • The galaxy has been regenerated with better sun distribution. Unary and binary systems are by far the most common, but ternary and pulsar systems do still exist.


    Sneak Peek Removal (Ono!)
  • Some of the sneak-peek exotic systems are no longer in the game.


    Smooth Ternary
  • Ternary system movement speed has been nerfed and their movement smoothed out.


    Mission Subscription Disabled
  • Orbiting works but Mission subscription has been disabled pending a server-side fix.



Have fun!
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Re: Client and Stability Update

Postby Hollow » Sat Dec 13, 2014 3:36 pm

they still report every frame when you reach max CP other than that its good.
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Re: Client and Stability Update

Postby Lytning31 » Sun Dec 14, 2014 2:45 pm

We need a warning when we forget the engines before it allows us to save the design. I did this once and wasted way to much CP, time, and resources! (Mostly my fault, but would be nice to have a warning.)
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Re: Client and Stability Update

Postby Sypheria » Sun Dec 14, 2014 2:46 pm

Warning is planned when we rewrite the UIs.
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Re: Client and Stability Update

Postby ante185 » Sun Dec 14, 2014 3:14 pm

Sypheria wrote:Warning is planned when we rewrite the UIs.

you could also make the the tabs for the different parts another color if they're empty, would be nice on the UI side of things
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