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#3886099 - 12/30/13 07:58 AM 48 Star Flag  
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A very minor, minor point. In a future revision patch for WOFF, the team might want to change the American flag
that appears several places in WOFF from a 50 star flag to the 48 star flag in the year 1918.

#4349265 - 04/05/17 03:58 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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I know this is thread necromancy mycomputer but, I too noticed the US flag having 50 stars instead of the 48 found in 1917-18.

I have been working on one for a little bit for my own personal use:

[Linked Image]

...still want to add the "waves" into the flag, but haven't had time to make that happen quite yet. Also see that a staggered 48 star flag was used...might try that one too.

Regards,

Jeff

#4349286 - 04/05/17 05:05 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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Ouch.
As a ardent Yank I have never noticed.
Kind of embarrassed now...

#4349324 - 04/05/17 07:53 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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I wrote the devs directly about this months and months ago. They are aware of it.

EDIT: Oh, good lord, I just noticed this thread was started three YEARS ago. Yeah, they know about it! scuseme

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#4349333 - 04/05/17 08:21 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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EDIT: Oh, good lord, I just noticed this thread was started three YEARS ago. Yeah, they know about it! scuseme


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#4349379 - 04/05/17 10:46 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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I made one and sent it to them years ago and told them it could be included on an update, apparently it was forgotten.

Beard


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#4349381 - 04/05/17 10:53 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: Burning_Beard]  
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Originally Posted by Burning_Beard
I made one and sent it to them years ago and told them it could be included on an update, apparently it was forgotten.

Beard


You might try sending it again as a memory refresher. We are all getting older biggrin


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#4349382 - 04/05/17 10:58 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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OK, I give, how do you attach a bmp file.

Beard


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#4349383 - 04/05/17 11:00 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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Or post it as a mod if it is a simple "move & replace."
Kind of feel dirty now in my American career.
You know..."muh imershun" kind of thing.
smile

EDIT: Simultaneous post with our newest mod author!

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#4349385 - 04/05/17 11:14 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: Burning_Beard]  
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Originally Posted by Burning_Beard
OK, I give, how do you attach a bmp file.

Beard


BB, it's kind of like getting down off an elephant.


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#4349386 - 04/05/17 11:18 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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Apparently Lou, here it is as a jpg.

[Linked Image]

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#4349387 - 04/05/17 11:20 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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Very nice BB, and we can now convert it back to a BMP once we have it downloaded.

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Three RFC Brass Hats were strolling down a street in London. Two walked into a bar, the third one ducked.
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#4349389 - 04/05/17 11:24 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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I don't know if that will even work. As it is now, it is a link to my Photobucket page, lol.

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#4349390 - 04/05/17 11:27 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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Right-click and save worked just fine.


[Linked Image]

Three RFC Brass Hats were strolling down a street in London. Two walked into a bar, the third one ducked.
_________________________________________________________________________

Former Cold War Warrior, USAF Security Service 1974-1978, E-4, Morse Systems Intercept, England, Europe, and points above.
"pippy-pahpah-pippy pah-pip-pah"

#4349391 - 04/05/17 11:29 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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That's good, but boy there gotta be a better way.

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#4349393 - 04/05/17 11:30 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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There is, but I believe it involves moving back over to the old CA forums. winkngrin


[Linked Image]

Three RFC Brass Hats were strolling down a street in London. Two walked into a bar, the third one ducked.
_________________________________________________________________________

Former Cold War Warrior, USAF Security Service 1974-1978, E-4, Morse Systems Intercept, England, Europe, and points above.
"pippy-pahpah-pippy pah-pip-pah"

#4349394 - 04/05/17 11:34 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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I also have photobucket, and I noticed that the flag image from there (and here on the page) seems to be a bit smaller than the actual image I made...I'm at work and don't remember the specifics, but I had to expand it a bit to get it back to the same size as the WOFF:UE image

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Apparently Lou, here it is as a jpg.
...that one is perfect! If it is OK I will use in my game, thanks! smile

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#4349396 - 04/05/17 11:37 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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Thanks for the heads up on the size difference Jeff. I've grabbed the flag you built as well and will try them both when I get back home.


[Linked Image]

Three RFC Brass Hats were strolling down a street in London. Two walked into a bar, the third one ducked.
_________________________________________________________________________

Former Cold War Warrior, USAF Security Service 1974-1978, E-4, Morse Systems Intercept, England, Europe, and points above.
"pippy-pahpah-pippy pah-pip-pah"

#4349397 - 04/05/17 11:43 PM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: stljeffbb]  
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The bmp file I made was the right size and worked, I just tested it, and it works in WOFF UE. However that is the original bmp, the one in photobucket is a jpg, and there may be a png there (the bmp wouldn't load there either and photobucket converted it). Other than that I don't know what to tell ya.

Beard


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#4349401 - 04/06/17 12:14 AM Re: 48 Star Flag [Re: RedOwl]  
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Sweet. Finally Captain Eddie can rest easy.
Thanks all.

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