BAH! I've been spamming refresh as I've worked and not seen any new posts. I didn't notice the 5th page in the corner. Gosh! lol. I'll update this post as I go through....
just quickly, I downloaded this and profile editor and got both configs. I selected the directory for homeoworld and now it doesn't work :S. I double click the jar and it just doesn't start. I got the latest java, and the required programs and have selected the right files/directories. What is happening? I want to use it
Hi Roza! I'm new at this too, so I'm not good at troubleshooting. Did you download 1.2? Are you using windows? Try deleting the homeworld cfg file and trying again.
Vhati wrote:Check out SavedGameHangarPanel.java in the editor.
That's exactly what I needed! I should have thought to look there *facepalm*. I'm going to get right on trying to implement that...
I like my idea of a dummy ship, and I've got Spacedock to not recognize it as a valid file. I considered using something like KartoFlane's blueprint idea (though my idea was less smart), but then I realized that using a ship model would allow me to easily trade between ships, and not have to write a new parser.
"(unless you also want to store spare fuel, missiles and drones -- even then, it only requires a slight modification)" - Would be storing all of that. Take a look at this picture:
(in case it cuts off, here's the link to facebook
The Trading With combo box will list your other ships, and as well as the spacedock cargo bay.
Does that make sense/ would it be better to use xml/why?