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Do You Know The Way To San Jose?  
User currently offlineSJC4Me From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 376 posts, RR: 1
Posted (8 years 2 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 8943 times:

KSJC is now 99% done as we enter beta testing this week. I hope to have it on Avsim by Friday night at the latest, but likely sooner. If anyone here is familiar with the airport and would like to beta test, shoot me a PM. (Aaron?)

Here's a quick tour around, so sit back, relax and enjoy the flight...

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User currently offlineSJC4Me From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 376 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (8 years 2 weeks 2 days 13 hours ago) and read 8943 times:

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User currently offlineInnocuousFox From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 2805 posts, RR: 13
Reply 2, posted (8 years 2 weeks 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 8925 times:

Oh, very nice! You included my outdoor viewing area in Terminal C! You even included a screen shot from there. Bless you!


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User currently offlineGOCAPS16 From Japan, joined Jan 2000, 4373 posts, RR: 18
Reply 3, posted (8 years 2 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 8869 times:

Looking forward to it. Excellent job well done.


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User currently offlineZSOFN From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2005, 1415 posts, RR: 5
Reply 4, posted (8 years 2 weeks 12 hours ago) and read 8866 times:

Looks very nice indeed! Personally I feel it may look a bit better if you changed the grass textures though - from a distance it looks like there are no textures at all - just block green.

User currently offlineUA772IAD From Australia, joined Jul 2004, 1745 posts, RR: 3
Reply 5, posted (8 years 2 weeks ago) and read 8855 times:

Excellent! I look forward to downloading it!

Quoting ZSOFN (Reply 4):
Personally I feel it may look a bit better if you changed the grass textures though - from a distance it looks like there are no textures at all - just block green.

I agree.

I really hope you do RNO next- I would love a realistic scenery since I fly through there a couple times a year to get to Tahoe!


User currently offline113312 From United States of America, joined Apr 2005, 584 posts, RR: 1
Reply 6, posted (8 years 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 8844 times:

That looks fantastic. I fly in there all the time with a DC10F. Don't have a flight sim though so I cannot test it for you. I would love to see a movie of your sim in action. We always fly the El Nido arrival to 30L and depart 30R with the Loope departure MVA transition. Give it a shot.

Regards,

EMC


User currently offlineSJC4Me From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 376 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (8 years 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 8841 times:

It's hard to see in the pictures but theres some texture to the grass. I'll try to have a more photo real ground in the first update, but this is visually the best solution that I've tested so far with my limited resources. I might need to hire someone to help me in that department.

EMC, I'll make a video if you promise to take some cockpit pictures on your next approach into SJC.  Smile



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User currently offlineSJC4Me From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 376 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (8 years 1 week 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 8828 times:

The scenery was uploaded to AVSIM tonight. It may take up to 24 hrs to show up, but keep an eye out for it.


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User currently onlineEA CO AS From United States of America, joined Nov 2001, 14089 posts, RR: 61
Reply 9, posted (8 years 1 week 5 days ago) and read 8762 times:
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Looks nice - but how frame-hungry is it?


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User currently offlineSJC4Me From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 376 posts, RR: 1
Reply 10, posted (8 years 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 8724 times:

Quoting EA CO AS (Reply 9):
Looks nice - but how frame-hungry is it?

Each computer is different, but I tweaked it as much as I possibly could and I average 20+ fps.

(AMD 3700+, 1 gig ram, 256mb vid)



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User currently offlineJamesbuk From United Kingdom, joined May 2005, 3968 posts, RR: 4
Reply 11, posted (8 years 1 week 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 8723 times:

Quoting SJC4Me (Reply 10):
Each computer is different, but I tweaked it as much as I possibly could and I average 20+ fps.

Hey, How do you find out what chip you have? like AMD 3700+ etc Also what FPS did you get before the scenery?

Rgds --James--

P.S. You are priveledged to have my 3000th post  silly 



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User currently offlineSJC4Me From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 376 posts, RR: 1
Reply 12, posted (8 years 1 week 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 8646 times:

Well I specifically went out and bought that particular processor. I'm not sure how to tell what you have in a store built computer.


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User currently offlineSJC4Me From United States of America, joined Jul 2006, 376 posts, RR: 1
Reply 13, posted (8 years 1 week 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 8635 times:

UPDATE: If you are experiencing low FPS, try moving the "ga planes.bgl" from the scenery folder. Initial beta testing did not include the static GA aircraft as they were added last minute. You may be able to get a 50% increase in fps depending on your system.


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User currently offlineMidEx216 From United States of America, joined Jun 2005, 655 posts, RR: 3
Reply 14, posted (8 years 1 week 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 8632 times:

I think it looks great, but personal preference drives me to not like the re-textured grass, and it looks like it'll be a framerate killer.

User currently offlineAaron747 From Japan, joined Aug 2003, 8538 posts, RR: 26
Reply 15, posted (8 years 1 week 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 8617 times:

I'm consistently getting 19-20 frames with a relatively midrange system. 2.66 GHz, 1.5 GB RAM, ancient nVidia MX420 card.


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User currently offlineAllegiantAir From United States of America, joined Sep 2006, 1733 posts, RR: 2
Reply 16, posted (8 years 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 8573 times:

SJC4Me... It looks real nice, too bad I don't play flight simulator anymore otherwise I would've downloaded it. I've been to SJC alot so it's fun to see an add-on scenery for FS9 that looks familiar to me.  Smile


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