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FGRUN Root & scenery paths in 2016.1.0

Postby dilbert » Sun Feb 14, 2016 3:48 pm

Why is 2016.1.0 root path C:\Program Files\FlightGear 2016.1.0\fgdata rather than C:\Program Files\FlightGear 2016.1.0\data?

And why is 2016.1.0 scenery path c:\Program Files\FlightGear 2016.1.0\fgdata\scenery rather than C:\Program Files\FlightGear2016.1.0\data\scenery?

FGRUN itself has an exclamation point indicating the root path is invalid, and fgdata appears not to exist.
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Re: FGRUN Root & scenery paths in 2016.1.0  

Postby Parnikkapore » Mon Feb 15, 2016 12:30 pm

ALL nightlies are like that. My download of 3.7(yes,before the version number changed) expects $FG_ROOT to be./fgdata/ and my Windows prepackaged exe named the directory /data/!!!

I think more Nightly users are gitting (checking out)FGdata from the repo!
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Re: FGRUN Root & scenery paths in 2016.1.0

Postby Mike-G » Thu Feb 25, 2016 8:33 am

I have a problem with this issue

downloaded to to computers

1 = Desktop i5 Nvidia Graphics win10 no problem runs ok (at Moment)
2 - Laptop i7 ATI Graphcs win7 Runs but with problems
1 Window for Scenery downloads is a blank square nothing in it
have no scenery not even the default startup
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