Re: [nbos] Astro3 Update (Beta)
"Joshua Qualtieri"
Wed Nov 30th, 2011
Ah, I didn't hear from you monday so yesterday afternoon I dropped a new set in the mail.
My apologies! I probably beefed it up on my end.


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Sent: Wed, 30 Nov 2011 01:24:45 -0500
From: NBOS Support <>
Subject: [nbos] Astro3 Update (Beta)

> Hi All,
> Here's a beta of the upcoming update to Astro3. This is the actual exe,
> not an installer, so just replace your current Astro3.exe with this
> one. It requires the license file that ships with the full version.
> This is beta, so I'm looking for Astro3 owners willing to give it a quick
> test before it gets rolled out to everyone via the web update.
> Here's the changes in this update:
> 3.01b open
> [fixed] Political Affiliation lists werent properly re-loading with the sector.
> [fixed] Using save-as wasnt always completely saving the sector to the new
> file.
> [changed] Added rotation information to star generation. This allows some
> stars to spin counter-clockwise (negative rotation), and thus a pro-grade
> planetary orbit will move in that direction, as is the case in our own star
> system.
> [fixed] Sectors loaded from templates were not saving correctly.
> [changed] The lower end of frequency slider on the New Sector window allows
> for lower density placements.
> [fixed] System generator was not respecting the 'generate populations'
> checkbox.
> [added] Added a 'Generate System Contents (Keep Name)' item on the popup
> menu to let you generate system contents without changing the system name.
> [fixed] Sector custom fields were not saving and loading correctly.
> [added] Path for storing FT planets can now be set on a sector-by-sector
> basis to make files easier to manage.
> [changed] Astro now looks for FT3 registry keys when it starts.
> [fixed] Access violation on startup if FT is installed before any version
> of AS has been installed and run.
> Let me know if you encounter any problems! You can email any
> comments/problems/successes to the support address,
> Thanks!
> Ed
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