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by lvjtn
2020-09-19 08:08, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: ??? Promotion Ceremony 2020 ???
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Re: ??? Promotion Ceremony 2020 ???

just a reminder: this forum was officially opened between 21st and 29th sept 2019, so the admins discussed the date of the 2020 promotion ceremony, and be ready to celebrate the next sunday (27th sept)

stay safe! :howdy
by lvjtn
2020-09-12 08:51, Saturday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: [Poll] Which sports do you follow the most?
Replies: 49
Views: 2484

Re: [Poll] Which sports do you follow the most?

Wonderdoctor wrote:
2020-09-11 21:30, Friday
Man, i am not talking about soccer, i'm talking about football
Armoured rugby that is :D
yep, football is a game where the players use their, well, feet :p

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rr8ljRgcJNM

***

to be on: i'm a curling fan
by lvjtn
2020-09-08 12:16, Tuesday
Forum: Designers’ Corner
Topic: playtest: Alex' Spezial Sturmbrigade "Bistroff" (OpenAK) @100
Replies: 2
Views: 72

Re: playtest: Alex' Spezial Sturmbrigade "Bistroff" (OpenAK) @100

But why only as a test and not as your third run of this CC? Does it have to be a different difficulty (higher or lower) for the SoH after 50% and 100%? Is there a rule for that :dunno yes, there is a rule: only replays at different difficulty levels count, and i already played it at 100%, so it's ...
by lvjtn
2020-09-08 09:37, Tuesday
Forum: Designers’ Corner
Topic: playtest: Alex' Spezial Sturmbrigade "Bistroff" (OpenAK) @100
Replies: 2
Views: 72

playtest: Alex' Spezial Sturmbrigade "Bistroff" (OpenAK) @100

i just checked a reported bug, but couldn't stop playing this excellent campaign. it's still a masterpiece, what i strongly recommend everybody to try i followed my playing style, and focused on having two fighters and a big gun, this composition helped me a lot to win the last scenarios after 1941 ...
by lvjtn
2020-09-03 16:54, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: FAQ and Howto (OpenGen + Suite)
Replies: 24
Views: 2776

Re: FAQ and Howto (OpenGen + Suite)

I didn't test what happens if the player doesn't sink all MSUs, but i assume that they will need to do it anyway. my assumption is that you can win, just as msu victory condition wouldn't be set at all the "true zero msu" was asked by me, for a very simple purpose: i wanted only special unit(s) esc...
by lvjtn
2020-09-02 16:41, Wednesday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: Roots of K-pop: BS plays CC LXXVI @ 80% DONE???
Replies: 12
Views: 262

Re: Roots of K-pop: BS plays CC LXXVI @ 80%

:howdy :bs
Blitzstoper wrote:
2020-09-02 11:40, Wednesday
the commies in the west stopped and freezed while they crossed the river. A bug?
i guess they have no real target after reaching their object hex. at least they do cross the river ;)

and Para is right, playing this campaign at 0% is very relaxing too
by lvjtn
2020-09-02 16:37, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Back Sort Of...
Replies: 15
Views: 302

Re: Back Sort Of...

:welcome back, Dragoş! :wave i hope you can cope with your problems succesfully. the og pub is always open, when you want to share some misantropic or cheerful thoughts, visions, videos, etc. and don't worry about being a mod, admins (Luis, Juankar and i) can do all the very rare necessary jobs, it'...
by lvjtn
2020-09-02 16:30, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

randowe wrote:
2020-09-02 10:38, Wednesday
But as far as i remember it is the first time in all the years that a ocean hex got blown, so it is a very rare event.
basicaly the minefiled blew up, not the ocean, if i understand Luis explanation ;)

anyway, sorry for the false allegation :-o
by lvjtn
2020-09-01 20:06, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

So that means with the $var set to one ocean can not be blown, but it happened! So in fact it is the other way round? Or am i :bonk imo the readme is false, at least as i remember correctly, Brian asked this feature, so imo yes, barrage, etc. can also blow up an ocean hex with this setting, but wai...
by lvjtn
2020-09-01 19:15, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

Yesterday i encountered a bit of a strange situation. A ocean hex got "blown". (...) Is that within in boundaries of "normal" behavior? if it's basekorp (or a derivated) efile, then yes, that's normal. there can be a a cfg $var managing this behavior edit: it seems the "blow_any_terrain=1" allows t...
by lvjtn
2020-09-01 19:01, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

Have you checked if units have [ U] ability ? yep, neither d, nor u specials +1 another, maybe related bug: towed guns can't mount on gtp and move after deploying them, the related savefile is on its way edit: it may be related to the "moves left" value. i checked the savefile in suite, and when it...
by lvjtn
2020-09-01 17:24, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

new bug in the ogx (0.93.4.33):

- all inf w/o 'd' (auto disembark) special can disembark and attack after mounted on gtp ang moving

(all related files have been sent to Luis)
by lvjtn
2020-09-01 00:05, Tuesday
Forum: Equipment Files
Topic: OPENAK Efile
Replies: 8
Views: 1005

Re: OPENAK Efile

I just played some good old OpenAK and the leader icons (next to the unit strength on the map) are gone! Using the latest official .exe, the downloads from 2020-06-06. i can confirm this, and it's clearly a bug, happening with the latest test exe too the problem is the number of nations are expande...
by lvjtn
2020-08-27 19:24, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.16 (2-Sep-2020)
Replies: 95
Views: 8548

Re: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.15 (11-Aug-2020)

yes, Chris, with your screenshot, i also realized what was your problem:

the left side of the global changes is what's for changing one or more setting(s), the right side is for filtering the selected units

Image
by lvjtn
2020-08-27 17:32, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: interesting photos
Replies: 17
Views: 733

Re: interesting photos

wow, so many interesting photos! :clap i especially liked the matilda pix, thanks Bombast!
by lvjtn
2020-08-27 17:30, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: my corner (photos, fun etc.)
Replies: 9
Views: 347

Re: my corner (photos, fun etc.)

Ale wrote:
2020-08-13 18:59, Thursday
seen this first picture so
Ale, what was the guy doing inside the barrel do?
by lvjtn
2020-08-27 17:23, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Feature Request ~~ Suite ~~ [Rand+] feature
Replies: 7
Views: 212

Re: Feature Request ~~ Suite ~~ [Rand+] feature

So, actually if the "Rand+" xp added, makes the unit to have more bars than currently, the unit will get that/those bar/s and will have the opportunity to raise a leader as soon as that unit combat and increase 1 xp . :-o you actually explained it, i just forgot the point. :doh so if a unit has exp...
by lvjtn
2020-08-27 17:19, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.16 (2-Sep-2020)
Replies: 95
Views: 8548

Re: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.15 (11-Aug-2020)

could you verify file size please (of the Suite, not the zip): 10.247.680 bytes yes, that's the correct filesize are you sure you launch the global changes from "unit settings view"? https://sites.google.com/site/lvjtn9/Screenshot_20200827_191424.png https://sites.google.com/site/lvjtn9/Screenshot_...
by lvjtn
2020-08-27 08:31, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Feature Request ~~ Suite ~~ [Rand+] feature
Replies: 7
Views: 212

Re: Feature Request ~~ Suite ~~ [Rand+] feature

i've checked the rand+ exp with suite 72.15 + og 93.3.0 and ogx 93.4.30, as i can confirm what Chris wrote, it doesn't work as it expected https://sites.google.com/site/lvjtn9/Screenshot_20200827_101625.png https://sites.google.com/site/lvjtn9/Screenshot_20200827_101650.png and i also think that add...
by lvjtn
2020-08-27 08:07, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.16 (2-Sep-2020)
Replies: 95
Views: 8548

Re: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.15 (11-Aug-2020)

LuisGuzman wrote:
2020-08-26 18:04, Wednesday
Could you update your Suite to latest 72.15 (as that is what I am using to test)
i've tested 72.15, and it works fine for me too
by lvjtn
2020-08-26 12:34, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: ??? Promotion Ceremony 2020 ???
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Re: ??? Promotion Ceremony 2020 ???

thanks for the reminder! and you have very good points, though first we should decide who should promote the candidates (mods, admins, Luis, or else?), i'd say, let's all admins allow to participate in the decision, but it's only my personal opinion actually i like the new "kadet" rank :clap (edit: ...
by lvjtn
2020-07-29 07:42, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.16 (2-Sep-2020)
Replies: 95
Views: 8548

Re: Suite-OG. Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 5.0.72.14 (11-Feb-2020)

my first guess would be "multi country" as Clemens wrote, it is strongly recommended to not use them in an openized efile (you can have 11k units now in an og efile), though it's only Luis, who can explain all details
by lvjtn
2020-07-29 07:27, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: interesting photos
Replies: 17
Views: 733

Re: interesting photos

thanks for the pics, Ale!

idk when the new hungarian pzh 2000 vehicles will be exhibited, i try to show some pix

hopefully these beasts will be used on field excercises, but they are so beautiful, aren't they? :howdy
by lvjtn
2020-07-29 07:21, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Hello
Replies: 58
Views: 5386

Re: Hello

:welcome back, Doug! :banana :howdy

i restored your old rank, but haven't found any specific avatar, just let me know (or send me) what you prefer

lvjtn9 ]at{ gmail }dot[ com
by lvjtn
2020-07-24 08:00, Friday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: interesting photos
Replies: 17
Views: 733

interesting photos

hungary got her first leopard 2a4 tanks, here you are the first photos, with hungarian insigna. this camo wasn't used in hungary before
by lvjtn
2020-07-17 12:44, Friday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Forward Observer question
Replies: 10
Views: 558

Re: Forward Observer question

I am still skeptical whether I have understood it to the end: For the effect it is necessary that unit A and B stand side by side (hex to hex), while unit C can also be a few hex away (as is typical with artillery)? So it is necessary that unit A from enemy B, to B1, to B2, etc. moves so that unit ...
by lvjtn
2020-07-02 21:02, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Open Mike
Replies: 150
Views: 10810

Re: Anonymous Reinforcements...

I hope this is also the case with your parents. yes, thanks Bülent! we are very lucky in hungary so far, i hope you and your loved ones are fine too regarding the decline of the "euroamerican" culture. it's a thing reading the analyses about it and a completely different experience seeing them to b...
by lvjtn
2020-07-02 11:31, Thursday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Open Mike
Replies: 150
Views: 10810

Re: Open Mike

By the way, can some... shy :) person donate anonymously ? :dunno sorry, i missed that now we use the paypal donation, and afaik you can set any nickname for your personal account what is visible when you transfer money, at least the paypal never asked me to send a photo of my id card, and in the p...
by lvjtn
2020-06-27 06:43, Saturday
Forum: Designers’ Corner
Topic: MAPS: Request map makers for help
Replies: 92
Views: 3781

Re: MAPS: Request map makers for help

my knowledge about that game is pretty small. I know there is no "shallow sea" terrain, as we have in OG. But that's all i know. Are there railroads - even that i don't know. yes, shallow sea, custom (can be used for whatever the designer likes, e.g. snow, sandy hill, sparse forest, volcano, ruines...
by lvjtn
2020-06-17 13:05, Wednesday
Forum: Development Board
Topic: Donations for hosting www.open-general.com
Replies: 3
Views: 1302

Re: Donations for hosting www.open-general.com

our financial situation on june 17, 2020 : summary : our site is fully financed till march/april 2021 and we have enough money to renew it for another 22 months (more than a year) details : total donation (24 persons, from april 2018 to june 2020): 578.75€ total costs: 356.14€ domain (3 years, from ...
by lvjtn
2020-05-31 19:02, Sunday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Liberator Special
Replies: 5
Views: 460

Re: Liberator Special

i simply disabled liberator for my efiles. it ruins a well designed prestige / cap system (ok, i know, my works are far from the "well designed", but still...)

otoh, i don't think leaders will be customizable ever...
by lvjtn
2020-05-24 09:13, Sunday
Forum: Open General
Topic: JP's finally dead?
Replies: 8
Views: 906

Re: JP's finally dead?

probably you are right, iirc the fundraising campaigns usually announced in april, so i guess it is no more financed (btw. our situation is very good, this server is cheap and our gracious players and forum visitors donated enough money, i'll update the related thread tomorrow) anyway, it was expect...
by lvjtn
2020-05-20 11:00, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

gren_08 should be included in the CCPACK because the repos doesn't include specific pictures to be used in choice scenarios. I haven't it either in my install, so if anyone could send it to me, I'll commit to be included in the next CCPACK build the background pictures of the choice scenarios shoul...
by lvjtn
2020-05-20 07:18, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

@ Luis: http serve4 of your sites works again :yes @ Para: cc07 is a very bad quality campaign (just like cc02), there are 'ghost scenarios' mentioned in the .cam file but actually not part of the campaign. maybe i can try to remove them with pg2 suite. edit: cc07 should be playable in its current s...
by lvjtn
2020-05-17 07:06, Sunday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

Sorry, I am extremely annoyed that the automatic download of maps is still not working. What do I have to do? Do I now have to manually reinstall the maps as in grandma's time? Which files do I have to download and in which folder do they have to be saved? I just want to play with an existing insta...
by lvjtn
2020-05-14 07:18, Thursday
Forum: Open General
Topic: feedback; Manual and AI speed
Replies: 6
Views: 695

Re: feedback; Manual and AI speed

ok, i've added the pg2 user manual to our site
by lvjtn
2020-05-13 20:14, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

mythos wrote:
2020-05-13 20:01, Wednesday
Trying to unpack the exe (using 7zip) creates a CRC-error.

The OGX pack is fine.
that's strange, both are created by the very same script, and both wotk for me correctly :huh?

would you check the filesize of the rc.zip, please? it should be 10,996,860 b
by lvjtn
2020-05-13 19:36, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))

LuisGuzman wrote:
2020-05-13 18:03, Wednesday
OGX.exe version 0.93.4.30.OGX ... tested and committed !
great! both rc and ogx downloads the missing *map files from the open-general.com site :yes

EDIT: the links on our website are added to "update packages"

please feel free to correct the descriptions if i messed them up
by lvjtn
2020-05-13 17:31, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020))

LuisGuzman wrote:
2020-05-13 17:25, Wednesday
BTW: Obviously I have to upload to "open-gen.com", where do you prefer to put ( OpenGenRC.zip and OpenGen/OGX.zip) :dunno
whatever you prefer :) actually you can commit the exe (either rc or ogx) itself, and i immediately write a script for creating a dl (zip) package for it
by lvjtn
2020-05-13 17:00, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020))

Yes, the same folder than jpg files :yes are you sure about it? i've uploaded all *map files to the same folder as jpg, and they can be dl-ed manually: https://sites.google.com/site/lvjtn9/Screenshot_20200513_184553.png but when i tried to check & dl the missing files for cc01 after removing all *m...
by lvjtn
2020-05-13 16:38, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: feedback; Manual and AI speed
Replies: 6
Views: 695

Re: feedback; Manual and AI speed

:welcome Lagi I suggest to update Manual at least with this two information (Close Defense all cases of use - maybe in some table format? Mention that Range defense is add to ground defense if attack is further away than from abut hex). Otherwise you left player wondering what exactly the two main s...
by lvjtn
2020-05-12 19:35, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020))

If downloading old .map files manually is a big problem we could upload to open-general.com all the .map files too, so OG would be able to download them automatically too. yes of course, we can unpack this zip file. from where does opengen try to dl the *map files? the same folder what we use for t...
by lvjtn
2020-05-12 00:10, Tuesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020))

A total of 37 maps were missing, which I could not load. as a temporal (or permanent?) solution, i uploaded the 1660 old pg2 map description (*.map) files i collected to our site: http://www.open-general.com/install/pg2_maps.zip it's linked on the " special installer " page idk what's the problem w...
by lvjtn
2020-05-11 07:16, Monday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020))

I've found that my site cannot be reached by http, although I can access using ftp :dunno i've checked the 1600+ old *map files i got, and jh3* maps are included. imo i can add a static zip package of the old pg2 map description files to our website, though we can add them separately for auto dl, s...
by lvjtn
2020-04-28 22:24, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Open Mike
Replies: 150
Views: 10810

Re: Open Mike

idk what's happening in other users' life now, i can only tell you how my activity changed: first of all, i'm fine, i have a job, no relatives are infected, none of my loved ones have died, BUT my mood is very depressed, as if i were imprisoned and the key of my cell were thrown away and i also spen...
by lvjtn
2020-04-08 09:10, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Pub
Replies: 22
Views: 2230

Re: The Pub

i gladly inform you that your beloved/hated fellow lvjtn won't dry out. my favorite wine tavern invented the online shopping. the first supply package is on its way to my besieged quarantine hq

:phew :phew :phew :lol

take care and keep safe, y'all! :howdy
by lvjtn
2020-04-07 19:52, Tuesday
Forum: Development Board
Topic: Forum design
Replies: 52
Views: 4656

Re: Forum design

randowe wrote:
2020-04-05 22:13, Sunday
I once again ask to remove me as a moderator of the german forum please.
done! would you check it please? (e.g. can you edit/soft delete somebody else's post?)
by lvjtn
2020-04-05 20:40, Sunday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020))

Shinobus had a problem i still don't know what's Shinobus' problem: he spoke about dirt ports, but we still don't know what about the real ports, how can we reproduce this situation (efile, campaign, scenario, savefile) at all regarding your sarcasm: when you act as a designer, you also have very s...
by lvjtn
2020-04-05 17:09, Sunday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020))

I guess i found the solution. Please check if the checkbox "ports dont allow deploying naval units" is checked. If so, uncheck it. first of all, this seting affect both real and dirt ports, if real port allows deploying ships but a built one doesn't, not this setting will be the solution secondly, ...
by lvjtn
2020-04-04 13:43, Saturday
Forum: Open General
Topic: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC10 (13-May-2020))
Replies: 327
Views: 37950

Re: OpenGen Questions & Bugs - Latest exe: 0.93.3.99.RC7 (6-Mar-2020)

I can transport units from the dirt port hex, I just can't deploy any kind of shipping from the HQ.
ships can't be deployed at a dirt port, afaik