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Universe Sandbox => Universe Sandbox | Updates => Topic started by: Dan Dixon on August 22, 2014, 08:56:10 PM

Title: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: Dan Dixon on August 22, 2014, 08:56:10 PM
This build is only available to the closed group of alpha testers.
If you're an alpha tester, run Steam to update to the latest version.

What's new?
Lots of bug fixes and minor improvements, plus a brand new look for supernovas and an improved save file format.

Complete List of Updates (https://docs.google.com/document/d/1TTsJL-ddM_i5RjfnQV5_R-hocRCin6hxAiCuVlytRtA/edit#heading=h.163gqkew9axy)

Let us know what you think! And please report any problems...
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: gabriel.dac on August 22, 2014, 09:19:47 PM
first. lolollo

jk. I'm excited to see what's changed.

edit: yay, no new feautures! In my opinion it is better to fix all the bugs we have right now and then we add more stuff.

edit2: The new logo is cool as tits.
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: The Ventifact on August 22, 2014, 09:47:51 PM
Cool.

Nice bug squashing. *goes to look for some more*
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: Cryo on August 22, 2014, 10:23:47 PM
the Ice is interesting but sadly  i found a new bug already, i placed a planet down and it just insta-warped into biggest object around
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: gabriel.dac on August 22, 2014, 10:35:16 PM
I don't consider myself a good bug-finder, but I've been playing this new version for just a few minutes and I've found many bugs. Oddly, there are bugs now that didn't exist in the previous version. That upsets me a little. Actually, that upsets me a lot
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: pac0master on August 22, 2014, 10:42:46 PM
Well, that was unexpected :3

I looked at my games on steam and saw an update. 
Thanks for the update!


Edit*  After a few minutes in, I started breaking the game in search of glitches.  I found quite a few by abusing the physic and the engine.

I feel like I am spamming you with the Feedback option.....
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: SpyCreepers on August 22, 2014, 11:49:14 PM
well that was fast  ;D
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: DDR2402 on August 23, 2014, 02:55:09 AM
Quote
Fixed crash issue that occurred with opencl failure

Yes? I still have same error! Please help :(((

I still have
amdocl.dll caused an Access Violation (0xc0000005)
  in module amdocl.dll at 0023:612ce999.

HELP!!!!!!!!!!!
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: WitheHole18 on August 23, 2014, 03:32:43 AM
ok cool update,good work  8)
run speed.
Thanks for update.  ;)
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: DDR2402 on August 23, 2014, 03:35:22 AM
ok cool update,good work  8)
run speed.
Thanks for update.  ;)

Not cool. Still have SAME error, but devs said that in Alpha 9 my error will be fixed.
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: lmgg on August 23, 2014, 03:53:36 AM
It's awesome I can now change the orbital parameters by entering the values in the properties panel, and the affected body does not get flung away nor crashes on the parent body ;D ;D
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: neffyy on August 23, 2014, 04:03:18 AM
very nice GA! You the real MVP!
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: Xriqxa on August 23, 2014, 05:21:11 AM
YAY! AWESOME!
unfortunately, Random Gas planets randomization isn't fixed for me. Now they only spawn dark blue and pale blue gas planets, instead of the old problem, dark blue and caramel brown planets only. They also still have those several month long rotation periods as well.
And Rocky planets are also still abundant in water.

Also, no offense, but the font is terrible and unfitting. And it's way too tiny for my eyes (I have a really big screen, not sure if anyone else has this problem.)
ok cool update,good work  8)
run speed.
Thanks for update.  ;)

Not cool. Still have SAME error, but devs said that in Alpha 9 my error will be fixed.
I think I can help you.
1.Delete everything for US2 on your computer.
2.Go to:
Steam>Library>Games
3. Click US2 "Download"
4. Wait for download completion
5. If this doesn't work, you need a new Steam Key.
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: wubbzy301 on August 23, 2014, 10:16:34 AM
:D
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: C7 on August 23, 2014, 11:37:02 AM
ok cool update,good work  8)
run speed.
Thanks for update.  ;)

Not cool. Still have SAME error, but devs said that in Alpha 9 my error will be fixed.

There are several errors we are working on fixing with OpenCL on different configurations. If you're still having issues, we'll need your logs so we can try and fix the problem.
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: Vince77 on August 23, 2014, 03:28:13 PM
Cool an update !!  ;D
Downloading right now !!

EDIT : I still have the "Not named" galaxy bug  :( .
Title: Re: Alpha 9 now available - August 22, 2014
Post by: gabriel.dac on August 23, 2014, 05:36:53 PM
Cool an update !!  ;D
Downloading right now !!

EDIT : I still have the "Not named" galaxy bug  :( .

galaxies aren't the focus right now. We all know there are things missing stuff about galaxies, but that will be fixed in the future