Re: [nbos] FM8 - Linux problem
Doug Jessee
Tue Mar 20th, 2012
Hello Dalton,

Do you have FM8 installed and does it work for you under Kubuntu?

-LDJ


On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 12:52 PM, Dalton Calford <dcalford-at-distributel.ca>wrote:

> Hi Mike,****
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> I have had some success with AS3 but I am running Kubuntu 12.04 Beta 1 and
> I have the playonlinux system installed – which includes the latest
> versions of Wine with the 64 bit wine compatibility layers.****
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> Hope that helps****
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> Regards****
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> Dalton****
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> *From:* nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com [mailto:
> nbossoftware-bounces-at-nbos.com] *On Behalf Of *Mike Oliver
> *Sent:* Tuesday, March 20, 2012 12:24 PM
> *To:* nbossoftware-at-nbos.com
> *Subject:* [nbos] FM8 - Linux problem****
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> Cheers,****
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> Mike****
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> www.warmodelling.co.uk****
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> As some of you may know, I have been experimenting with using AS3 and FM8,
> on my Toshiba NB100 notebook with Ubuntu Linux OS (V 10.04) running under
> "Wine" Windows emulator. I had to abandon the attempt with AS3 - it
> installed and seemed to run OK but, as soon as I tried to access the System
> Data panel, everything crashed.****
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> However, I've had more luck with FM8 and this seemed to go reasonably well
> until I loaded an existing map which uses a range of symbols I produced
> myself. I put the folder containing these symbols in the MapArt folder with
> the standard NBOS symbols and the folder duly appeared for selection in
> FM8. However, some of my symbols had become rotated through 90°
> (anticlockwise) and nothing I do seems to change this. Also, not all the
> NBOS “standard” symbols seem to appear for selection when the appropriate
> symbol folder is called.****
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> I recall before I upgraded my Ubuntu OS from V 8.04, I had a problem with
> symbols not being transferred from the selection panel on to the map and I
> had to put a .dll file into the NBOS folder somewhere.****
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> Does anyone know if I might be having a similar problem now or whether it
> is something else that I might be able to correct?****
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> Cheers,****
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> Mike****
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