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On 8/22/2019 at 3:13 AM, katateochi said:

I'm going to try and make contact with the folks at Star Theory Games and see if they will be open to working with me. The best outcome would be to get tighter integration between the game and KerbalX, but at the very least if they'd be up for bringing me under NDA so I could get a look at some craft files before it's released that would be great.  I shall see what I can arrange.   Their website doesn't provide much in the way of contact details, so if anyone knows who I can contact that would be helpful.

I don't see any harm in throwing a message to one of the moderators if you need to start networking, provided the request is framed correctly for what you are trying to achieve.  In fact @Snark is a moderator AND he was invited to conduct an interview with Star Theory recently at Pax West.  That's probably a good start to "put some feelers out" to see what options could be available to you.  Good luck. :)

Edited by Raptor9

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On 8/22/2019 at 4:13 AM, katateochi said:

I'm going to try and make contact with the folks at Star Theory Games and see if they will be open to working with me. The best outcome would be to get tighter integration between the game and KerbalX, but at the very least if they'd be up for bringing me under NDA so I could get a look at some craft files before it's released that would be great.  I shall see what I can arrange.   Their website doesn't provide much in the way of contact details, so if anyone knows who I can contact that would be helpful.

7 hours ago, Raptor9 said:

I don't see any harm in throwing a message to one of the moderators if you need to start networking, provided the request is framed correctly for what you are trying to achieve.  In fact @Snark is a moderator AND he was invited to conduct an interview with Star Theory recently at Pax West.  That's probably a good start to "put some feelers out" to see what options could be available to you.  Good luck. :)

 

So, if their website is scarce with contact information at the moment, that may simply be that they're not really ready to be contacted yet (just guessing, I don't actually know that).  It's worth noting that when I interviewed Nate Simpson at PAX, I asked this:

On 8/30/2019 at 8:38 PM, Snark said:
  • Q:  When will Star Theory people start engaging with players in the KSP forums (e.g. to answer questions, get feedback, etc.)?
  • A:  Don't know an exact date, but Soon™.

KSP 2 release is spring 2020, i.e. still over half a year out, so it's early days yet.  My guess is that they probably haven't even finalized the craft format yet (which is my read of the fact that they tend to respond with "no comment" so far about their file formats).

So, putting that all together, my guess would be that, 1. it's still too early to ask this question, and 2. they'll be available here in the forums "soon", which ought to be in plenty of time to ask them then.

That's my take on it, anyway.

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@katateochi I'm having a slight problem with thumbnails...

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every thumbnail without an actual craft visible is mine

Here's what it looks like from another user:

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Edited by Yaeah

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The error only happens when I set 6 images per row, with 4 it's completly fine, tested on a 1080p Full HD screen.

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I just uploaded a new craft and did it via the spaceplane hangar, typing the description in there. However, once uploaded, I noticed a typo.  However, when I click on the text box to edit the text, all the text vanishes other than a bit of code: ####Description [description].

 

Craft link is here.

https://kerbalx.com/Klapaucius/Stanislaw-Mk-II

 

Cheers :)

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@Klapaucius I think, the description is read from the craft file. Fix the typo in the hangar and re-upload.

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The tag [description] is substituted by the contents of the in-game craft description field. So like Val said, edit the description in-game, re-upload, and that typo will be fixed.

Alternatively, if you wish to have more control over the description used on the KX page, you can remove the tag and replace it by your own text of choice. I do this often because I try to keep the in-game descriptions short and format it for readability in the game, which is usually not so good for the KX page.

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I noticed that on my heavily modded version of ksp aircraft that I downloaded lost their presets for aerosurfaces, like if pitch yaw or roll was disabled. On my stock version of kerbal I dont have this issue, do you have any idea what could be causing this? Just curious.

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Hi Everyone....So I've been a bit inactive last 3 weeks. I broke my leg (got kicked by a cow, you know, as you do), which was, yeah painful but not intolerable, but then I developed a blot clot in my leg and omg the pain.  So I've been in bed on heavy painkillers for the last two weeks. But I'm gonna start getting back into things and I'll try to catch up and answer some of the Qs raised above before too long.

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2 hours ago, katateochi said:

Hi Everyone....So I've been a bit inactive last 3 weeks. I broke my leg (got kicked by a cow, you know, as you do), which was, yeah painful but not intolerable, but then I developed a blot clot in my leg and omg the pain.  So I've been in bed on heavy painkillers for the last two weeks. But I'm gonna start getting back into things and I'll try to catch up and answer some of the Qs raised above before too long.

Oh my, sorry to hear about that man. Glad to hear things are getting on the up swing now.

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11 hours ago, katateochi said:

Hi Everyone....So I've been a bit inactive last 3 weeks. I broke my leg (got kicked by a cow, you know, as you do), which was, yeah painful but not intolerable, but then I developed a blot clot in my leg and omg the pain.

Best wishes and hope you make a full recovery :kiss:

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@katateochi, that does sound painful for sure.  Take care of yourself first, but don't enjoy those pain meds too much. :wink: I hope you kicked the cow back.

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On 10/14/2019 at 1:23 PM, katateochi said:

Hi Everyone....So I've been a bit inactive last 3 weeks. I broke my leg (got kicked by a cow, you know, as you do), which was, yeah painful but not intolerable, but then I developed a blot clot in my leg and omg the pain.  So I've been in bed on heavy painkillers for the last two weeks. But I'm gonna start getting back into things and I'll try to catch up and answer some of the Qs raised above before too long.

 

35 minutes ago, Raptor9 said:

@katateochi, that does sound painful for sure.  Take care of yourself first, but don't enjoy those pain meds too much. :wink: I hope you kicked the cow back.

I'm going to get a burger tonight for dinner just to show them who's boss!

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