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Can't see AI-aircraft

Postby chek » Fri Jul 24, 2015 5:12 pm

I found a strange behavior, please, someone explain this.

I wanna play as ATC, and turn on several scenarios at runtime.
So, I created 2 for beginning, start FG without chosing any in FGRun and try to turn on them with menu: AI-Traffic and Scenarios.
It looks like scenario starts to play, because lat, lon, alt, etc are changing in /ai/models/aircraft[*] but I cannot see an aircraft.

What I've found out:
1. If I move myself near and then return - I can see an aircraft moving just as it should. If then I turn it off - I never can see them again.
2. If I turn on Rembrant - I can see only one of them without moving anywhere, and I can turn it off/on infinitely.
3. The same behavior, if I choose both scenarious in FGRun.

I've tried this on a different hardware, different OSes, clean OS install, clean FG install, FG 3.2, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, from git, release, nighty builds.

Can someone explain:
1. For what purpose these menu items in AI-Traffic and Scenarios
2. Why Rembrandt looks really awful?
3. How can I achieve my goals?
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Re: Can't see AI-aircraft

Postby clrCoda » Fri Jul 24, 2015 9:02 pm

Have you tried going into the MENU>VIEW>ADJUST LOD menu and change the value for AI/Models from the default 30 to 0?

In 3.6 the default is 10000 meters but you can switch to pixels and enter 0 and test.

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Re: Can't see AI-aircraft

Postby chek » Tue Jul 28, 2015 7:29 am

Thank you, changing AI/Models to 0 helped!
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