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MurdockSC
10-23-2005, 08:42 PM
Greetings! The development team is excited to announce the release of version 2.0Beta(F) of the Scorched Earth Online War suite of scripts and programs. Please visit http://seow.sourceforge.net and click on CHANGE LOG for particulars of this update.[also pasted below] Also, click on the USER GUIDE and FEATURES LIST for a full description of the product and it's updates.

Have fun and check 6!

Murdock_SE

New in DCS 2.0beta(F) [18 October 2005]

NOTE: This new release must installed completely - individual software components are not compatible with previous SE releases..

DCS: Increased air start altitude from 3000 m to 4000 m to avoid those pesky Kuban mountains (RAAF-IL2_Shark).

DCS: Added weather information text to team briefings.

DCS: Improved the handling of Withdrawing units in loss allocation routine.

DCS: Added an option for turning Fog Of War on or off (III/JG11_Mel and others).

DCS: Added logic for determining control of Airbases and Control Points €" integrated into FrontMarker code (III/JG11_Tige).

DCS: Added an option for allowing aircraft capture at overrun airfields.

DCS: Enabled ENTER key execution and ESCAPE key exit for most DCS menus.

DCS: Added options for specifying the size requirement for €œcontrolling forces€ and for the required radius of control.

DCS: Added a check for the €œghost flight€ bug to prevent the €œmissing waypoints€ error report in FB+PF on mission loading (EJGr.Ost_Chamel).

DCS: Improved the operation of the €œDissolve Units€ function.

DCS: Improved the Credits pages.

DCS: Improved the Action and Disposition handling of paratrooper events.

DCS: Added checks for non-aligned units in template loader (No3_Spit).

DCS: Improved the handling of pilot names with special characters (RAF74_Wildcard).

DCS: Extended recon detection ranges for most ground units (hard coded).

DCS: Added support for seaplane €œtransit€ missions.

DB: Corrected specifications for LT-35 and LT-38 series Axis tanks.

DB: Corrected Verbose name for the PBN1 Nomad.

DB: Corrected service dates for US ground units and some fighter-class aircraft.

DB: Added a new Object_Roles.Object_Class €œSACE€ for carrier escort vessels.

DB: Added infrastructure data for Murmansk, Kurland, Malta, Okinawa (III/JG11_Tige, 352nd_Oscar, 242Sqn_TheProf).

DB: Added aircraft carrier information and tables; Carrier_Flights and Carrier_Specifications.

DB: Added Control Point table.

DB: Added Object_Costs table for use with costing model in Statistics model (III/JG11_Simmox).

DB: Altered the mobile and stationary behaviour modes for submarines.

DB: Added specifications for the BA-6 armoured car and for the F6F5, TBF1 and TBF1C aircraft.

DB: Added the €œI_SG3_€ Gruppe and €œEskadrila8_€ Eskadron to the Axis squadrons.

DB: Corrected the Army Division with the blank country field (AKA_Riviter).

DB: Corrected the control value for the Bf-110C series heavy fighters €" they are now €œAI€ only.

DB: Corrected loadouts for IL2 series and He-111 series aircraft, corrected specifications for the MBoat (Retnek).

DB: Added the new objects in patch 4.02m: P-47D, Yak-7BPF, MBV-2 Train (with AA variant).

MP: Added context toggles for armour, artillery and vehicles (III/JG11_Simmox).

MP: Complete reworking of Airbase icon display for the new Control model.

MP: SQL windowing improved for New Unit Commissions.

MP: Added a config variable to limit duration of air mission plans.

MP: Added support for sector-specific banners at the login screen (AKA_Riviter).

MP: Corrected the PlayerNation method for the Dissolve function.

MP: Closed the loophole that allowed multiple aircraft to fly Recon flights (II/JG4_Ivank).

MP: Added enemy unit orientations to tooltips where recon > maxthreshold.

MP: Altered GATTACK selector to use verbose unit names.

MP: Fixed case of Bridge-damaged2.gif for Unix MP servers.

MP: Final orientation selector now supports 16 orientation choices.

MP: Improved formatting of Objectives tooltip.

MP: Updated SQL to streamline reporting for Fog_Of_War = 0.

MP: New iconography for Airbases and Control Points.

MP: Improved icons for unidentified units in €œmil€ and €œmil-GS€ modes.

MP: Fixed bug in MP-NUCommit.php; now there will be less name clashes when commissioning new units.

MP: Added new sectors Okinawa (352nd_Oscar) and Singapore (Rummy). Okinawa is 90% complete, waiting on final DB Airbase and Bridge loads. Singapore is 35% complete (unflyable).

MP: Added support for Seaplane Bases in New Guinea, Tunis, Normandy, Kuban, Crimea and Okinawa. Seaplanes now have triple the normal recon radius (RAF74_Wildcard).

MP: Added support for seaplane €œtransit€ missions. Seaplanes can now land at sea between missions with no refueling penalty.

MP: Added Okinawa as an active sector (352nd_Oscar).

MP: Corrected icon display for engineering columns (352nd_Oscar).

MP: Corrected the reinforcements selection functions in the Campaign Management screen (Retnek).

MP: Standard waypoints for newly commission units will now include 4 waypoints, including 2 right over the destination base. Hopefully this will reduce €œcontrolled flight into terrain€ for AI flights.

MP: Added €œSHOW_DB_DEBUG_INFO€ variable to MP-Configuration.php to determine whether DB connection settings are broadcast on connection failure (III/JG11_Mel).

MP/Statistics: Added weather description for each mission summary.

MP/Statistics: Corrected handling of Withdrawals and TopUps.

MP/Statistics: Improved the display of vehicle column and train kills.

MP/Statistics: Improved the display of paratrooper actions.

MP/Statistics: Corrected the broken nation icons for New Zealand.

MP/Statistics: Integrated III/JG11_Winter€s €œUnit Cost€ functions (III/JG11_Winter).

MP/Statistics: Integrated No457_Foxtrot€s €œPilot Statistics€ page (No457_Foxtrot).

MP/Merger: Integrated Mission Merger tool into the MP (Murdock, 242Sqn_TheProf).

MP/OptionsViewer: Added campaign options viewer for all sectors (242Sqn_TheProf).

MurdockSC
10-23-2005, 08:42 PM
Greetings! The development team is excited to announce the release of version 2.0Beta(F) of the Scorched Earth Online War suite of scripts and programs. Please visit http://seow.sourceforge.net and click on CHANGE LOG for particulars of this update.[also pasted below] Also, click on the USER GUIDE and FEATURES LIST for a full description of the product and it's updates.

Have fun and check 6!

Murdock_SE

New in DCS 2.0beta(F) [18 October 2005]

NOTE: This new release must installed completely - individual software components are not compatible with previous SE releases..

DCS: Increased air start altitude from 3000 m to 4000 m to avoid those pesky Kuban mountains (RAAF-IL2_Shark).

DCS: Added weather information text to team briefings.

DCS: Improved the handling of Withdrawing units in loss allocation routine.

DCS: Added an option for turning Fog Of War on or off (III/JG11_Mel and others).

DCS: Added logic for determining control of Airbases and Control Points €" integrated into FrontMarker code (III/JG11_Tige).

DCS: Added an option for allowing aircraft capture at overrun airfields.

DCS: Enabled ENTER key execution and ESCAPE key exit for most DCS menus.

DCS: Added options for specifying the size requirement for €œcontrolling forces€ and for the required radius of control.

DCS: Added a check for the €œghost flight€ bug to prevent the €œmissing waypoints€ error report in FB+PF on mission loading (EJGr.Ost_Chamel).

DCS: Improved the operation of the €œDissolve Units€ function.

DCS: Improved the Credits pages.

DCS: Improved the Action and Disposition handling of paratrooper events.

DCS: Added checks for non-aligned units in template loader (No3_Spit).

DCS: Improved the handling of pilot names with special characters (RAF74_Wildcard).

DCS: Extended recon detection ranges for most ground units (hard coded).

DCS: Added support for seaplane €œtransit€ missions.

DB: Corrected specifications for LT-35 and LT-38 series Axis tanks.

DB: Corrected Verbose name for the PBN1 Nomad.

DB: Corrected service dates for US ground units and some fighter-class aircraft.

DB: Added a new Object_Roles.Object_Class €œSACE€ for carrier escort vessels.

DB: Added infrastructure data for Murmansk, Kurland, Malta, Okinawa (III/JG11_Tige, 352nd_Oscar, 242Sqn_TheProf).

DB: Added aircraft carrier information and tables; Carrier_Flights and Carrier_Specifications.

DB: Added Control Point table.

DB: Added Object_Costs table for use with costing model in Statistics model (III/JG11_Simmox).

DB: Altered the mobile and stationary behaviour modes for submarines.

DB: Added specifications for the BA-6 armoured car and for the F6F5, TBF1 and TBF1C aircraft.

DB: Added the €œI_SG3_€ Gruppe and €œEskadrila8_€ Eskadron to the Axis squadrons.

DB: Corrected the Army Division with the blank country field (AKA_Riviter).

DB: Corrected the control value for the Bf-110C series heavy fighters €" they are now €œAI€ only.

DB: Corrected loadouts for IL2 series and He-111 series aircraft, corrected specifications for the MBoat (Retnek).

DB: Added the new objects in patch 4.02m: P-47D, Yak-7BPF, MBV-2 Train (with AA variant).

MP: Added context toggles for armour, artillery and vehicles (III/JG11_Simmox).

MP: Complete reworking of Airbase icon display for the new Control model.

MP: SQL windowing improved for New Unit Commissions.

MP: Added a config variable to limit duration of air mission plans.

MP: Added support for sector-specific banners at the login screen (AKA_Riviter).

MP: Corrected the PlayerNation method for the Dissolve function.

MP: Closed the loophole that allowed multiple aircraft to fly Recon flights (II/JG4_Ivank).

MP: Added enemy unit orientations to tooltips where recon > maxthreshold.

MP: Altered GATTACK selector to use verbose unit names.

MP: Fixed case of Bridge-damaged2.gif for Unix MP servers.

MP: Final orientation selector now supports 16 orientation choices.

MP: Improved formatting of Objectives tooltip.

MP: Updated SQL to streamline reporting for Fog_Of_War = 0.

MP: New iconography for Airbases and Control Points.

MP: Improved icons for unidentified units in €œmil€ and €œmil-GS€ modes.

MP: Fixed bug in MP-NUCommit.php; now there will be less name clashes when commissioning new units.

MP: Added new sectors Okinawa (352nd_Oscar) and Singapore (Rummy). Okinawa is 90% complete, waiting on final DB Airbase and Bridge loads. Singapore is 35% complete (unflyable).

MP: Added support for Seaplane Bases in New Guinea, Tunis, Normandy, Kuban, Crimea and Okinawa. Seaplanes now have triple the normal recon radius (RAF74_Wildcard).

MP: Added support for seaplane €œtransit€ missions. Seaplanes can now land at sea between missions with no refueling penalty.

MP: Added Okinawa as an active sector (352nd_Oscar).

MP: Corrected icon display for engineering columns (352nd_Oscar).

MP: Corrected the reinforcements selection functions in the Campaign Management screen (Retnek).

MP: Standard waypoints for newly commission units will now include 4 waypoints, including 2 right over the destination base. Hopefully this will reduce €œcontrolled flight into terrain€ for AI flights.

MP: Added €œSHOW_DB_DEBUG_INFO€ variable to MP-Configuration.php to determine whether DB connection settings are broadcast on connection failure (III/JG11_Mel).

MP/Statistics: Added weather description for each mission summary.

MP/Statistics: Corrected handling of Withdrawals and TopUps.

MP/Statistics: Improved the display of vehicle column and train kills.

MP/Statistics: Improved the display of paratrooper actions.

MP/Statistics: Corrected the broken nation icons for New Zealand.

MP/Statistics: Integrated III/JG11_Winter€s €œUnit Cost€ functions (III/JG11_Winter).

MP/Statistics: Integrated No457_Foxtrot€s €œPilot Statistics€ page (No457_Foxtrot).

MP/Merger: Integrated Mission Merger tool into the MP (Murdock, 242Sqn_TheProf).

MP/OptionsViewer: Added campaign options viewer for all sectors (242Sqn_TheProf).