Interesting, I re-installed Windoze, ATI drivers and motherboard chipset drivers. I set the frame rate at 85 fps and don't get the problems. It looks like it may be one of the options, but havn't found a combination yet.
Peter ----- Original Message ----- From: "Jon Stockill" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "FlightGear developers discussions" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Friday, July 30, 2004 12:54 AM Subject: Re: [Flightgear-devel] lights flaring on runways in FG > Chris Metzler wrote: > > On Thu, 29 Jul 2004 14:04:57 +0100 > > Jon Stockill <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > >>The problem at EGNM I mentioned is on several NVidia based systems. As > >>I said though - it's nowhere near as severe as in those screenshots. > >>I'll try and grab an example tonight. > > > > > > I'm on an Nvidia card (finally), and what I see at EGNM is this: at > > the beginning of 14, along the right side of the displaced threshhold, > > I see a seam where the terrain suddenly jumps up about a meter in > > elevation, leaving a sky-colored gap between (vertical, thus only > > visible from one side). Is this what you see? If so, I see that sort > > of thing too, near most large airports. I suspect it's not a FlightGear > > thing so much as a TerraGear thing -- I suspect it's an artifact of > > the smoothing done in making things flat for the runways etc. But I > > dunno. > > Yes - that's it. > > I can't remember the exact relative positioning in the sim, but in real > life that's about the point where the road disappears under the end of > the runway. Could that be the cause? ISTR a similar problem at RAF > Finningley (EGXI) where a railway crosses the end of the runway (it > should be just on the boundary of the airfield, but the VMAP and/or > airfield accuracy cause an overlap. > > -- > Jon Stockill > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > > _______________________________________________ > Flightgear-devel mailing list > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > http://mail.flightgear.org/mailman/listinfo/flightgear-devel > 2f585eeea02e2c79d7b1d8c4963bae2d > _______________________________________________ Flightgear-devel mailing list [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://mail.flightgear.org/mailman/listinfo/flightgear-devel 2f585eeea02e2c79d7b1d8c4963bae2d