Talk:Frequently answered questions

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Concerning the which packages do I need to download question:

I guess the sound-packs are meant for mod-creators, not for end-users? Is patching FO(2) to the US version required? What does happen when you try to load non-US data?

Maybe we should put the answers to these questions in the introduction text at the top of the download section.


Concering boost::bad_lexical_cast

Is that still valid? I assume it is caused by a broken config file? Seems like a quite ugly bug to me.

-- The only good bug is a dead bug.

Skybound 21:52, 27 December 2006 (CET)

2007.1 performance

I installed the current release (2007.1) on my small notebook today (500 Mhz, 128 RAM, Fedora 6 + Fluxbox) and the performance was - compared with earlier releases - very poor. It seems that the new mapcode has something to do with it - scrolling maps like chess.xml or the official map need more performance now...

--chewie 23:30, 7 May 2007 (CEST)


I guess this is a call for profiling work :-) Do we have any valgrind experts on the team?

--barra 00:33, 8 May 2007 (CEST)