#exult@irc.freenode.net logs for 1 Jan 2001 (GMT)

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[00:00:38] <wjp> (3 of them, last couple of lines of gamewin.cc, btw)
[00:01:38] <Kirben> that worked
[00:01:54] <wjp> ok, I'll commit it
[00:03:04] <wjp> oops... not again...
[00:03:13] <wjp> I committed with the first part of the intro disabled again
[00:04:57] <Kirben> ok
[01:30:10] <Kirben> Guardian intro section looks better but still missing sound effects
[01:30:42] <wjp> I'm not working on the sound part of it, atm
[01:30:56] <wjp> I'll leave that to someone else I think :-)
[01:32:38] <Kirben> any chance you could add option to disable the subtitles ?
[01:32:47] <wjp> shouldn't be too hard
[01:33:10] <Kirben> great, would look much better without them
[01:34:47] <wjp> I still need to fix the font, though
[01:35:03] <wjp> looks kind of funny, those colour cycling subtitles :-)
[01:41:22] <wjp> ok... animation looks good now
[01:43:14] <wjp> hmm... there are two blue pixels in the lower-right of the exult menu
[01:43:19] <wjp> never noticed that before
[01:45:51] <Kirben> hmm gamewin.cc in CVS is still using randon
[01:45:58] <Kirben> random I mean
[01:45:59] <wjp> just committed the new one
[01:46:21] <wjp> (a bit late, sorry)
[01:46:29] <Kirben> ok its alright now
[01:47:13] <wjp> 2:45... ouch
[01:48:18] <wjp> hmmm... subtitles in Runic Script
[01:48:46] * wjp tries yet another font
[01:50:18] <Kirben> Really working late there, just lunch time over here
[01:51:17] <wjp> yes, I should probably think about going to bed soon
[01:57:01] <wjp> do you have a screenshot of the original with the subtitles?
[02:04:08] <Kirben> no but can do one
[02:04:23] <wjp> what program do you use for these screenshots, btw?
[02:04:58] <Kirben> I just use print screen to capture and ifranview to convert
[02:05:25] <wjp> printscreen works in U7?
[02:05:30] <wjp> ok...
[02:07:58] <Kirben> yes while in window
[02:08:24] <wjp> it runs in a window?
[02:08:37] <wjp> using U7run right?
[02:10:01] <Kirben> yes
[02:10:11] <Kirben> works full screen too
[02:10:12] <wjp> thanks
[02:11:03] <wjp> jpeg compression does funny things with the background :-)
[02:11:29] <Kirben> would another image format be better ?
[02:11:38] <wjp> no, the font is perfectly readable
[02:13:50] <Kirben> Still missing brief section of grey background too in guardian section
[02:14:16] <wjp> the static in the beginning?
[02:14:56] <Kirben> yes starts grey, which flickers to blue
[02:15:51] <wjp> yes, there's still a few transitions missing
[02:16:20] <wjp> the part where the pc appears is a bit too sudden too, I think
[02:33:35] <wjp> hmm... this looks like the right font, but the background colour is blue instead of black
[02:34:16] <wjp> hmm... the "Lord British presents" screen doesn't appear
[02:37:33] * wjp yawns
[02:37:40] <wjp> ok... time to call it a day
[02:38:10] <wjp> I've committed the last version, with the new (almost correct) font
[02:38:17] <wjp> see you later
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[22:35:55] <wjp> hi Travis
[22:35:59] <Kirben> Hi
[22:36:15] * wjp is _still_ working on the intro
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[22:36:27] <wjp> hi Max, happy new year!
[22:36:36] <Fingolfin> hiya!
[22:36:38] <Fingolfin> Happy new year to you all!
[22:36:48] <Fingolfin> thx, wjp
[22:41:35] <wjp> working on the intro is starting to get extremely boring
[22:41:37] <Kirben> Happy New Year
[22:42:27] <wjp> I must've seen that thing dozens of times today
[22:46:10] <Fingolfin> LOL @ wjp
[22:46:16] <Fingolfin> Kirben: thx, you too!
[22:46:22] <Fingolfin> I hope you guys are alright!
[22:46:29] <Fingolfin> wjp: I feel with you ;)
[22:46:39] <wjp> thanks ;-)
[22:46:54] <wjp> please take a look, I wouldn't want all that work to be wasted :-)
[22:47:49] <wjp> there's still one thing I haven't figured out, though
[22:48:31] <wjp> in the endgame shapes is one shapes with a lot of 8x8 frames, and I just don't see what they're supposed to be
[22:51:04] <Fingolfin> hm
[22:51:10] <Fingolfin> I will do a CVS update
[23:19:07] <Kirben> guardian audio/video is still way out on win32
[23:19:27] <wjp> I was afraid of that
[23:19:43] <Kirben> He is always blinking
[23:20:11] <wjp> yes, the Guardian's face animation needs to be rewritten
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[23:35:50] <jameson> Hi!
[23:35:59] <wjp> hi Jameson, happy new year!
[23:36:13] <jameson> Thanks, happy new year to all of you, too! :-)
[23:36:24] <jameson> Eva resumes...
[23:36:53] <Fingolfin> what the?
[23:36:56] <Fingolfin> hi jameson
[23:37:00] * Fingolfin switches on his TV
[23:37:01] <Fingolfin> darn
[23:37:16] <Fingolfin> DAMN why has no one told me`? ;)
[23:37:34] <jameson> Looks like I was too late today :->
[23:37:56] <jameson> I them on tape, though.
[23:37:56] <Kirben> eva?
[23:38:03] <jameson> Kirben: Yes.
[23:38:12] <Kirben> What is eva ?
[23:38:14] <wjp> (evangelion)
[23:38:29] <Kirben> ah that cool anime series
[23:39:33] <Kirben> dubbed movies are taking forver though
[23:43:56] <Fingolfin> jameson: ah, I need to get that tape from you then ;)