InFlight - Updating default data
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08-10-12, 01:24 PM
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Join Date: Dec 2005
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But you could use the data and get all the flights, so you know which ones you miss from your database.
Sorry for necro, but just wanted to link this post by Saiket:
He had a lot of info on this, how I see it it's a lot of work, I too have some prototype lying on my drive somewhere, but it's definitely doable, making a program to read from the game data files and produce a lua file that contains the required information so that the game may generate a very accurate estimation on how long the flight will take. Doable but takes some dedication, with a lot of more researching. Latency, the speed attribute and path joining issues must be accounted for before accurate estimations can be produced.
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