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by djconklin
Sat Apr 28, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: Gameplay
Topic: AI is totally lame
Replies: 12
Views: 8784

Re: AI is totally lame

How do I stop the AI from disbanding my cites? It tells me that they are looking for a better life--which is not really possible, but okay, why not give me chance to buy/build the stuff to get the quality of life up? And they should not have expected the life in the new city to be a bed of roses rig...
by djconklin
Mon Sep 04, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: question
Replies: 4
Views: 2592

Re: question

Oddly, it will let me move other units, but when I go back to the worker, I'm back to be hung up again.
by djconklin
Mon Sep 04, 2017 4:31 pm
Forum: Tech support
Topic: editing a save file
Replies: 9
Views: 3870

Re: editing a save file

On Windows... Somewhat confusingly, to manage compressed files, you need to install an "archive manager" tool, such as winzip, winrar, peazip, 7-zip etc. All of these support reading a lot of formats, including these that freeciv uses (gz, bz2). Once you have one installed, right click th...
by djconklin
Mon Sep 04, 2017 4:30 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: fun game, till ...
Replies: 3
Views: 2625

fun game, till ...

1) You spend 10-12 hours building up a country, exploring territory, researching new techs, etc. Then while at the novice level, another country comes out with the Adam Smith wonder the same turn you are finished with yours. WT ...? [The player should finish first and then the AI's.] 2) You save the...
by djconklin
Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: Tech support
Topic: editing a save file
Replies: 9
Views: 3870

Re: editing a save file

Cute! I have no idea what this says: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/librar ... 25(v=vs.85).aspx
by djconklin
Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: question
Replies: 4
Views: 2592

Re: question

> if you have multiple AI players and the game is at a later stage, their turns may take a lot of time.

That makes sense.
by djconklin
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Tech support
Topic: editing a save file
Replies: 9
Views: 3870

Re: editing a save file

VladimirSlavik wrote:It's a compressed plain text file. See for yourself...
All I see is garbage when I try to open it with a text editor.
by djconklin
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Tech support
Topic: editing a save file
Replies: 9
Views: 3870

Re: editing a save file

>Just decompress it and open it in a text editor.

Therein lies the problem: how do I decompress it?
by djconklin
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: Single player
Topic: question
Replies: 4
Views: 2592

question

Why does the game "hang" with a circle around a unit when it starts a turn?
by djconklin
Thu Aug 31, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Tech support
Topic: editing a save file
Replies: 9
Views: 3870

editing a save file

What program will open a saved game file?

What do I look for to edit the research of the various players?