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BG1 Completed Mods => Tutu Mods and Modding => Topic started by: jastey on January 31, 2018, 05:18:00 PM

Title: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: jastey on January 31, 2018, 05:18:00 PM
fluke13 provided working tis for the EE games, so v15 hopefully fixed the crashing lighthouse area problem for installed componant "Extended Lighthouse Area"!
Thank you to fluke13 for the tis (pvrz)!

I would be happy if the new version could be tested: Does the area work for you, too?
Note: The component "Extended Lighthouse Area" did never and will not work on Tutu (will be skipped automatically).

Version 15 comes with the following changes:
- Ardrou will now give the correct dialogue if her son was saved without talking to her first
   - fixed install bug for OSX: changed SirinesCall/tools/tileconv/macosx to SirinesCall/tools/tileconv/osx
   - fixed install bug for Linux by renaming the directory SirinesCall\tools\tileconv\linux to (...)unix
   - Mod won't install on Steam/GOG SoD if modmerge didn't run (Linux / OSX).
   - removing of doubled setup-tras
   - fixed crashing Lighthouse Area in BG:EE and EET for installed component "Extended Lighthouse Area"
   - g3_bgee_cpmvars.tpa corrected (Post dialogue Dynaheir, Jaheira - not important for this mod)
   - Update to WeiDU v243
Title: Re: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: jastey on February 19, 2018, 06:35:41 AM
Version 15 can now be found on the official downloads page (http://www.pocketplane.net/mambo/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=134&Itemid=94)!
Title: Re: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: jastey on August 23, 2018, 10:43:10 AM
 Are there any experience with the extended lighthouse area component? Does it work in BG:EE and EET now?
I have a bugreport that the (unchanged) BGT version is crashing at night...  :'(

Again, I am at the end of my knowledge how to fix this. Any help welcome.
Title: Re: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: agris_ on November 12, 2018, 03:18:39 PM
I've tested it, and it works. I tested both day and night cycles, and the indoor areas. Although I found the extended areas to be lacking - the entrance to the small western building in the lighthouse's compound is on the east side of the building's exterior, but the interior map has it on the west side. Also, the basement map from IWD has a non-intractable ladder. These maps don't really fit the area. Also, the use of Orrick's Tower entrance for the base level of the Lighthouse, and then a library tower level for the 2nd / top level of the lighthouse are not suitable. All in all, I found the maps to be a distraction from the content because they didn't fit.

As is often the case with modding, I think "less is more" applies to this component.
Title: Re: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: jastey on March 14, 2019, 11:32:23 AM
I missed this reply completely.
Just to clearify: The interior areas were part of the original mod from the start. The "Extended Lighthouse Area" is only responsible for removing the rubble in front of the doors outside.

Unfortunately, the report about working lighthouse area is of no use since the game type (BGT? BG:EE?) is not specified.
Title: Re: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: CamDawg on March 15, 2019, 11:35:49 AM
I played with this is my current SoD run and everything worked fine.
Title: Re: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: jastey on March 16, 2019, 01:22:35 PM
Thanks! fluke13's fixes for BG:EE are working as expected.

If anyone would give this a go for BGT that would be great, as the last report I have spoke of crashing area in BGT for installed extended lighthouse area.
Title: Re: Lure of the Sirine's Call v15: Please test the Extended Lighthouse Area comp!
Post by: jastey on April 14, 2019, 09:33:05 AM
The Extended Lighthouse Area compnent crashes for BGT. Do not install this component on BGT until this is fixed.

If anyone wants to provide fixes, I'd appreciate it.