Re: [nbos] FM/FWE Retrive information from a saved bitmap?
"~~Richard K~~"
Wed Dec 10th, 2008
Really Ed?
Wow, ok... I see what it was doing,
It wrote a new map "over" the old one... my bad.
~~Richard~~

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Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2008 10:46 PM
Subject: Re: [nbos] FM/FWE Retrive information from a saved bitmap?


>
>>I have looked through all my archived information and am dismayed to find
>>my original creation from FWE is only in bmp format.
>>I tried importing it back into FWE, but the shading all comes up as water
>>on the bottom of the mountains.
>>Is my only alternative to re-create as close as I can?
>
> Unfortunately, yes. The bmp doesnt contain elevation information, so
> there's no way for FWE to re-create the the map in FWE's format.
>
>>Also as a side note the world I created was a 4800x2000 map as the world
>>is a torus.. I cannot for the life of me figure out how I did that
>>originally!
>
> If you make an all black bitmap of that size, and import it, it'll give
> you an empty map of that size (all water).
>
> Ed
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