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by Snake Man
March 27, 2017, 07:32:06 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Syria, Aleppo v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Syria-Aleppo-Satellite.jpg PMC Syria, Ar Raqqah v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Syria-Ar-Raqqah-Satellite.jpg PMC Syria, Dam...
by Snake Man
March 26, 2017, 12:22:01 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

While testing I noticed small bug in iraq erbil terrain, it conflicts with afghanistan ghazni and iraq baghdad, if you load all our terrains afghanistan ghazni disappears from arma3 due bad $PBOPREFIX$ so you have to load either ghazni/baghdad or erbil. You can still load erbil separately so it wont...
by Snake Man
March 26, 2017, 06:29:17 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Afghanistan, Mazari Sharif v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Afghanistan-Mazari-Sharif-Satellite.jpg PMC Syria, Al Hasakhah v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Syria-Al-Hasakha...
by Snake Man
March 24, 2017, 09:13:53 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Seven new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Tikrit v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Tikrit-Satellite.jpg PMC Afghanistan, Ghazni v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Afghanistan-Ghazni-Satellite.jpg PMC Afghan...
by Snake Man
March 21, 2017, 02:37:44 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Seven new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Mosul v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Mosul-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Najaf v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Najaf-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Nasiriyah v0.1 for...
by Snake Man
March 20, 2017, 06:00:24 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Re: Terrain Development

Learned valuable lesson when working on the PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project as I chose few terrain locations which ended up overlapping each other. Overlapping is stupid, I mean why do the work twice. Had to actually re-design locations and even terrain sizes for few of those. Was interesti...
by Snake Man
March 18, 2017, 03:19:06 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Re: Terrain Development

Currently I'm running about three (3) different tasks at the same time on the most busiest times, it depends bit how the projects process etc. - Terra incognita is downloading satellite texture - pboProject is binarizing terrain - Global mapper is exporting another set of source files - Convert laye...
by Snake Man
March 18, 2017, 03:01:40 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

Four new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Erbil v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Erbil-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Hillah v0.1 for ArmA 3. This is 40km terrain with 40960 resolution satellite image. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screensho...
by Snake Man
March 16, 2017, 09:01:24 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

Re: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

First PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project releases are here! :D Three new PMC real world data terrains has been released! PMC Iraq, Al Kut v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/arma3/screenshots/PMC-Iraq-Al-Kut-Satellite.jpg PMC Iraq, Baghdad v0.1 for ArmA 3. http://www.pmctactical.org/a...
by Snake Man
March 15, 2017, 05:33:01 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Terrain Development
Replies: 2
Views: 17

Terrain Development

ArmA 3 PMC Terrain Development I thought it might be nice to have topic where various terrain development discoveries etc are posted. To recap whats been happening to my personal arma3 terrain projects; I wrote the PMC Ultimate Terrain Tutorial which has been very successful with newbie terrain mak...
by Snake Man
March 13, 2017, 11:11:46 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Tactical ArmA 3 forum area opened!
Replies: 0
Views: 8

PMC Tactical ArmA 3 forum area opened!

PMC Tactical ArmA 3 forum area opened!

Since I tend to write lot of notes, release topics and editing etc history stuff, might as well open forum area for it instead of using "arma 3" tag on topics in arma2 forum heh.
by Snake Man
March 13, 2017, 11:03:01 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project
Replies: 7
Views: 472

PMC Real World Data Terrain MEGA Project

I have a dream... that one day arma3 players have real world data terrains for all the worlds interesting conflict areas! Several weeks ago I got an idea to grab many large real world data terrains, just to learn the tool pipeline and fine tune my terrain making skills aka get some experience. boy ...
by Snake Man
March 12, 2017, 07:45:53 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)
Replies: 1
Views: 73

Re: ArmA 3 PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)

v0.2 released now with roads from OpenStreetMap source. Roads are looking real nice.
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 07:15:58 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)
Replies: 1
Views: 73

PMC Test 8192 02 (terrain)

PMC Test 8192 02 v0.2 for ArmA 3. Huge test / demo terrain. 81.9km x 81.9km in size, 81920 x 81920 resolution satellite texture (1 meter / pixel) and roads from OpenStreetMap. This is not a real terrain, it has only few objects like trees and buildings. Do not download this if you expect to get nor...
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 07:12:30 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: PMC Terrain Data
Replies: 0
Views: 70

PMC Terrain Data

PMC Terrain Data v0.1 for ArmA 3. Base required addons for PMC terrains and used with terrain developers on terrain builder tool. Includes RVMAT's for A3\map_data\ textures which are not available in arma3 installation anymore. Also layers.cfg written by us to use these RVMAT's / textures when deve...
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 03:52:19 PM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC Editing Wiki opened!
Replies: 32
Views: 16627

Re: PMC Editing Wiki opened!

PMC Editing Wiki upgraded to 2017-02-19b "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
March 10, 2017, 03:52:13 PM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!
Replies: 19
Views: 8446

Re: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!

PMC addons/mods online manuals upgraded to 2017-02-19b "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
February 27, 2017, 08:39:50 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC Editing Wiki opened!
Replies: 32
Views: 16627

Re: PMC Editing Wiki opened!

PMC Editing Wiki upgraded to 2017-02-19a "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
February 27, 2017, 08:39:39 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!
Replies: 19
Views: 8446

Re: PMC addon / mods online manual opened!

PMC addons/mods online manuals upgraded to 2017-02-19a "Frusterick Manners" version, hopefully all works OK.
by Snake Man
January 17, 2017, 10:31:44 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: New forum software upgrade
Replies: 17
Views: 8526

Re: New forum software upgrade

Forum software has been upgraded from 3.1.10 to 3.2 which is the latest version. Hopefully I didn't break anything ;)
by Snake Man
January 16, 2017, 11:37:02 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC Tactical moved to a new domain!
Replies: 3
Views: 191

Re: PMC Tactical moved to a new domain!

Second pass of MySQL database changes to replace old domain names / links and stuff is now done. That concludes the database changes and basically the new domain migration.

Everything looks good, were set for another 15 years of fun ;)
by Snake Man
January 16, 2017, 09:44:39 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: Cutting back time spent on ArmA Discord
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Cutting back time spent on ArmA Discord

Cutting back time spent on arma discord, drastically. Since 2012 I spend a lot of time in skype arma groups / channels, mostly in terrain maps one. I think it was late 2014 when I left it and uninstalled skype win client because of the horrible ads etc crap that was added to it (tinfoil hat people ...
by Snake Man
January 10, 2017, 08:17:48 AM
Forum: ArmA 2 General
Topic: Tribute to Bushlurker
Replies: 0
Views: 97

Tribute to Bushlurker

Over the weekend arma terrain community has lost one of its greatest, Bushlurker. I wrote a PMC Editing Wiki: ArmA 3 Terrain - Tribute to Bushlurker . Back in 2014 Bushlurker sent me his "Island 51" a terrain builder test 51km terrain. To my knowledge it was never released publicly. 7it_3nbClv8 htt...
by Snake Man
January 09, 2017, 04:03:10 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: VTE Never ending developer diary (ArmA 3)
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: Never ending developer diary (ArmA 3)

Some more editing and few days ago I played on PMC Gaming computer using zeus to setup some skirmishes. There are still issues with vehicles, but at least most of them work in limited capacity already. It was quite fun to have some mission action outside of my PMC DevSurf computers detail settings o...
by Snake Man
December 31, 2016, 03:43:21 AM
Forum: OFP General
Topic: PMC Tactical Needs Your Donation Help
Replies: 4
Views: 107982

Re: PMC Tactical Needs Your Donation Help

It was five years ago when the donations page and header/footer messages etc were added, today I have removed all of it. Well the donation page still exists but I don't think its linked anywhere (except on old forum posts). Back to the nice and clean web pages, no more embarrassing donation whining ...
by Snake Man
December 29, 2016, 04:45:38 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: VTE Never ending developer diary (ArmA 3)
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: Never ending developer diary (ArmA 3)

Not for PMC Gaming with 4k yet, but on PMC DevSurf computer I dropped in the good old VTE Stresstest mission and it did ran pretty OK! :D Then dropped SOG Retribution single player mission into the dir and tried it, it ran too. Wow nice. Fixed couple of bugs, well mistakes really, on the initial por...
by Snake Man
December 24, 2016, 03:49:16 PM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: Merry christmas!
Replies: 10
Views: 8494

Re: Merry christmas!

PMC Tactical wishes Merry xmas and happy new year 2017 for everyone!
by Snake Man
December 23, 2016, 01:23:43 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: VTE Never ending developer diary (ArmA 3)
Replies: 2
Views: 134

VTE Never ending developer diary (ArmA 3)

Neverending development diary started it all in ArmA (armed assault), then came Never ending developer diary (ArmA 2) and today we started VTE Never ending developer diary for ArmA 3 :) This is direct continuation for ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History timeline wise heh. Now we just switch over to...
by Snake Man
December 20, 2016, 01:31:31 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Re: ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History

Hooyah we could say that all the major phases are done now! :D Only things left are the disable opfor-non-vietnamese voices (arma2 was russian but in arma3 its greek) and running speeds, but these two are very very minor addons, I left them on the todo list but yeah now I can state that initial VTE ...
by Snake Man
December 20, 2016, 10:10:23 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Re: ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History

Another all niter behind me, was working on VTE_land and its config, they are now in-game so that there is no errors when all armored, soft and support vehicles are in a mission, hooyah! :) Looking at the list I still have artillery pieces to do which are vehicles too, but unfortunately those were n...
by Snake Man
December 16, 2016, 11:02:37 AM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History
Replies: 3
Views: 158

Re: ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History

Been editing all day all night, just got VTE_chara (characters) ported, all are in-game. Some have few issues but they are in-game now. I cannot believe how good progress I've done, but that's what you get when you edit hard all day heh ;) So now the first 3 phases are done; terrains, weapons and ch...
by Snake Man
December 13, 2016, 11:04:10 PM
Forum: ArmA 3 General
Topic: ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History
Replies: 3
Views: 158

ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan and History

Foreword for those who are new to VTE history; PMC ported ArmA 2 VTE to ArmA 3 as "preview version" already back in May 2013. This topic you are reading right now is about to port the FULL and COMPLETE mod. ArmA 3 VTE Porting Plan Porting plan is well thought procedure in this following order. 1 - T...
by Snake Man
December 09, 2016, 11:35:29 AM
Forum: ArmA 2 General
Topic: PMC finishing ArmA 2 projects, read TODO here
Replies: 2
Views: 213

Re: PMC finishing ArmA 2 projects, read TODO here

All projects done & released, hooyah! PMC gets shit done.
by Snake Man
December 08, 2016, 09:47:19 PM
Forum: ArmA 2 General
Topic: PMC will quit developing for ArmA 2
Replies: 0
Views: 137

PMC will quit developing for ArmA 2

PMC will quit developing for ArmA 2 Dec 8th, 2016. Six years ago on June 16th, 2010 I posted PMC will quit developing for Armed Assault topic and today is our next milestone, PMC quits ArmA 2 editing :) Yes today is the day when PMC released the last release for arma2 which is VTE v1.6 mod . Next w...
by Snake Man
December 08, 2016, 09:12:59 PM
Forum: Vietnam: The Experience (ArmA 2)
Topic: Vietnam: The Experience v1.6 released!
Replies: 0
Views: 191

Vietnam: The Experience v1.6 released!

http://www.vtemod.com/screenshots/VTE_logo.gif Vietnam: The Experience The leading, most comprehensive and detailed Vietnam war modification. VTE v1.6 for ArmA 2. Check out Vietnam: The Experience ArmA 2 Official Homepage , read PMC Addons/Mods Online Manuals: VTE ArmA 2 , remember to check VTE v1....
by Snake Man
December 06, 2016, 08:23:37 PM
Forum: Vietnam: The Experience (ArmA 2)
Topic: Vietnam: The Experience v1.6 Release Candidate
Replies: 0
Views: 121

Vietnam: The Experience v1.6 Release Candidate

Vietnam: The Experience v1.6 Release Candidate 1 This is VTE v1.6 RC 1. It's not to be distributed on all news sites but you are free to download and recommend to your friends etc, just please don't post this to news sites as this is kind of unofficial thing and RC 2 might show up in any minute. Mo...
by Snake Man
December 06, 2016, 06:44:43 PM
Forum: Vietnam: The Experience (ArmA 2)
Topic: Never ending developer diary (ArmA 2)
Replies: 85
Views: 22277

Re: Never ending developer diary (ArmA 2)

Today I worked hard and fixed both MDSZ and Ashau freeze bugs! :D MDSZ was easy pretty much how I described it in above post, but Ashau was totally different. I had to put all my experience into play when fixing that as it required so much fiddling and shuffling of the objects in various tools etc. ...
by Snake Man
December 03, 2016, 04:26:34 PM
Forum: Vietnam: The Experience (ArmA 2)
Topic: Never ending developer diary (ArmA 2)
Replies: 85
Views: 22277

Re: Never ending developer diary (ArmA 2)

Finally and painstakingly tracked down the Ashau Valley arma2 freeze bug. Actually this was also present in MDSZ and who knows maybe some other terrains I haven't used very much. The cause was too many objects in close proximity (or in small area which way you want to put it). When I checked MDSZ it...
by Snake Man
November 28, 2016, 12:09:36 AM
Forum: PMC Tactical
Topic: PMC Tactical moved to a new domain!
Replies: 3
Views: 191

Re: PMC Tactical moved to a new domain!

Doing some server maintenance, this is more like an test post, all good ;)
by Snake Man
November 27, 2016, 12:32:28 AM
Forum: Vietnam: The Experience (ArmA 2)
Topic: Arma 2 VTE Single player mission testing demand
Replies: 12
Views: 5837

Re: Arma 2 VTE Single player mission testing demand

I would like to use true VTE AA/AT soldiers instead of using russian AT soldiers and trying to hide them! (because AI AA and AT from VTE never uses their launchers if you order them to attack air/armored targets :'( Blast from the past, I cannot believe this bug report was dating back to 2011 ... :...