Re: [nbos] [AS] Fast bang loop
Thu Aug 23rd, 2007
I'll keep that in mind. And I think my comment on Sol was
missleading. The script seems to think that Sol is the ONLY system in
the sector, even after saving and will only calculate data for sol no
mater how many times I run the script or if I have no system selected
or a completely different system selected. It calculates sol (taking
up to 20 min for just that system.). Then once it judges itself
'done' it stops. I assumed it loops because not all of the bodies I
saw it mapping appeared in the system, but I may have missed a moon or

On 8/23/07, Justin Akkerman <> wrote:
> Unfortunately this thing calculates just for sol... over... and
> over... and over again. I can't get it to generate anything else. It
> seems to keep the star it just doesn't touch anything else in the
> sector. I am using the Kepner star data though I don't know if the
> code cares.
> Look into the for loop:
> for currentSystem = 1 to 1 'numberOfSystems
> alter this line so it looks like this:
> for currentSystem = 1 to numberOfSystems
> It will now loop through the whole sector.
> Be careful. This takes about 1 hour to do 17 systems on my computer. The
> plugin spends most of its time in the mapping of the planets. The escape
> breakout is not available then. Therefore it can be hard to break out of.
> I set it to run overnight. I manually indexed the for loop so that it would
> be ready in the morning for the amount I could do with the time available.
> I hope this helps, Justin.
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