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Postby DublinDoogey on Sat Sep 02, 2006 5:42 pm

Large with numbers (was already given the thumbs up a few pages back):
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Postby tomatoman25 on Sat Sep 02, 2006 7:35 pm

looks awesome to me! :) lets play!
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Postby nascarfan38124 on Sat Sep 02, 2006 8:52 pm

on the small i think kansas looks horrible sepertated like that maybe you can move missouri and its army shadow up more and moves kansas and its army shadow alittle left and let it run into colorado and missouri a little more but otherwise i cant wait to play it
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Postby gavin_sidhu on Sat Sep 02, 2006 9:12 pm

The small one looks terriblly crowded and confusing. Lucky im going to play with the large one. Can u change the connecting lines to anything other than your current black lines?
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Postby DublinDoogey on Sat Sep 02, 2006 9:12 pm

I could move missouri up, but then it'd be level with Nebraska.

I've tried tweaking it, i might be able to figure something out though, i'm gonna try a bit more
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Postby AndyDufresne on Sat Sep 02, 2006 9:27 pm

Perhaps if you flip flop Missouri's name and shadow. Maybe that will allow enough space for Kansas on the small map.


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Postby nascarfan38124 on Sat Sep 02, 2006 9:56 pm

i like what andy said better because then you can let missouri run into the river alittle then you can put kansas's army shadow maybe a little higher or lower then the boarder and you can make that run into the river a little and then you can put kansas in the opposite corner

edit: kind of how you have it set up in the large :wink:
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Postby DublinDoogey on Sun Sep 03, 2006 5:32 pm

I changed Missouri to Illinois, because Illinois is shorter... I also changed the XML accordingly, however...

Error: Country Illinios appears in continent Central USA but does not have its own country entry

Error: Country Wisconsin has border Illinios that does not have its own country entry

Warning: Country Illinois does not appear in any continent

Warning: No other countries border on Illinois (it cannot be attacked)

Warning: Illinois has Wisconsin as a border, but not vice versa

Warning: Illinois has Michigan as a border, but not vice versa

Error: Country Michigan has border Illinios that does not have its own country entry

Summary: 4 warnings and 3 errors detected


then, from my xml...
<country>
<name>Illinois</name>
- <borders>
<border>Wisconsin</border>
<border>Michigan</border>
</borders>
- <coordinates>
<smallx> <smallx>322</smallx>
<smally>278</smally>

</smallx>
<smally></smally>
<largex> <largex>384</largex>
<largey>328</largey>
</largex>
<largey></largey>
</coordinates>
</country>


anybody see why it has errors?

As far as wisconsin and michigan go, they both have illinois also (ie, it can be attacked) and it is listed as a component in Central USA.

All I did was replace Missouri in the xml with Illinois. before there weren't any errors, now there are

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Postby tomatoman25 on Sun Sep 03, 2006 7:32 pm

be sure to change it on the big map as well
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Postby nascarfan38124 on Sun Sep 03, 2006 8:10 pm

sorry i cant help you with the xml but maybe you can pm some one like jota

the change looks good

keep up the good work :wink:
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Postby happysadfun on Sun Sep 03, 2006 9:08 pm

you could flipflop nebraska so the number sticks a little into semi-empty dakota
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Postby gavin_sidhu on Mon Sep 04, 2006 2:12 am

Maybe you could move kansas closer to the army shadow dot.
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Postby Haydena on Mon Sep 04, 2006 2:50 am

It seems that you have spelt Illinois wrong in several places...

You have spelt it Illinios in the Central USA continent bracket, and Illinios in the Winconsin borders so it cannot see a country entry because it is looking for Illinios instead of Illinois.

So... To get rid of each of these Errors and Warnings:

1)Error: Country Illinios appears in continent Central USA but does not have its own country entry
Change the spelling from Illinios to Illinois in the Central USA continent bracket

2)Error: Country Wisconsin has border Illinios that does not have its own country entry
Change spelling from Illinios to Illinois in Winconsin's borders

3)Error: Country Michigan has border Illinios that does not have its own country entry
You've spelt it Illinios again! Change the spelling and then everything should be sorted

That should clear up the warnings as well... If that makes sense, in short just check all the spellings of Illinois ;).

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Postby DublinDoogey on Mon Sep 04, 2006 9:11 am

LOL, thanks haydena, I did a quick look at each, and they all appeared to look the same. I just thought Illinois started looking strange after awhile.

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Postby nyg5680 on Mon Sep 04, 2006 9:15 am

when should this be ready
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