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by chronicdiscord
Fri Jun 28, 2013 5:12 pm
Forum: Technical Support and Bugs
Topic: Microsoft Visual C++ Library Startup Error
Replies: 3
Views: 6019

Re: Microsoft Visual C++ Library Startup Error

I cannot reproduce it anymore, but I have a sneaking suspicion that the corrupted data comes from disk space. Game attempts to write the file, fails because there is nowhere to write to, does not have a check in place to make sure the save completed successfully, bad save gets uploaded to the cloud ...
by chronicdiscord
Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:21 am
Forum: Tips, Strategy & Guides
Topic: [Spoiler] FTL Profile Editor v11 - Unlock ships, keep stats
Replies: 57
Views: 175565

Re: [Spoiler] FTL Profile Editor v11 - Unlock ships, keep st

I really wish this helpful tool was not done in Java, I hate the many problems that having Java on a system cause.

A pity it's not python or C.
by chronicdiscord
Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:18 am
Forum: Technical Support and Bugs
Topic: Microsoft Visual C++ Library Startup Error
Replies: 3
Views: 6019

Re: Microsoft Visual C++ Library Startup Error

Turns out it's this: https://getsatisfaction.com/ftlgame/top ... ror-101jua

I suppose whatever causes it has not been solved in the seven months since then.

At least it's a good clear set of instructions for dealing with it.
by chronicdiscord
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:10 am
Forum: Technical Support and Bugs
Topic: Microsoft Visual C++ Library Startup Error
Replies: 3
Views: 6019

Re: Microsoft Visual C++ Library Startup Error

Same thing with me. I've tried getting the most up to date version of the library and removing my settings to see if that would set things right, but no such luck. I get the the point where the steam layout has popped up and the music has begun to play, and bam, she's dead. But the music plays on, s...