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bvanhout

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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #15 on: July 11, 2011, 09:33:02 PM »

Ok thanks will have a look at this today
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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #16 on: July 14, 2011, 10:30:03 PM »

I have looked at the FSUIPS and have found some items referring to smoothing checked in some of the windows.

I have attached screenshots for you to see.

The only other smoothing is under "miscellaneous": Smooth IAS for external programs

Thanks again



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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #17 on: July 15, 2011, 04:52:12 PM »

That looks normal to me,

Can you describe the weather changes?
When you set for example "Winterwonderland" in FS-Host and 30 seconds later it stops snowing and temperatures and all going back to default?
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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #18 on: July 15, 2011, 10:21:22 PM »

The weather changes are never drastic ones.  I might change the wind direction, add cloud and rain.

This will last for a 30s and then the rain and cloud will disappear, and the wind will change back to where it was originally.

I will do some additional tests today with more drastic weather changes ans see what happens   
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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #19 on: July 29, 2011, 07:37:47 PM »

I have done several tests now and making simple changes, as with the two metars below, still has the same effect where the change is accepted for about 30s and then reverts to the previous weather

30015G20KT 7000 –SHRA OVC025 BKN045 SCT070 19/18 Q1019
32010G15KT 9999 SCT035 BKN065 OVC100 20/17 Q1027

As stated previously, the weather defaults to the last weather that was set before FSHost was shut down, but I am not able to make a change to the weather during a session that will stay that way.

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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #20 on: July 30, 2011, 07:16:38 AM »

That is indeed strange and everyone connected to your server does have the same effect? I still suspecting FSUIPC causing this effect. For test purpose remove the FSUIPC modules temporary to check if the same changes still appear.

Using the weather feature here occasionally, but never had that effect although.
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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #21 on: July 31, 2011, 12:16:44 AM »

Thanks Homer,

I also suspect that FSUIPC has something to do with this.

I will test it and let you know the result

Brian
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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #22 on: August 11, 2011, 06:06:45 AM »

I removed FSUIPC from the PC I use for the met display and ran FS2004 without it.  I then reinstalled FSUIPC and since I have done this it seems to be behaving itself.

Heres holding thumbs
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Re: Weather Changes
« Reply #23 on: August 11, 2011, 10:35:46 AM »

interesting find  ;)
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