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Realism mod for mac

Realism mod for mac

Finally Realism mod for mac is here!
Sorry how long this took.

Instructions:
1. In installer select "Battlestations Midway" folder.
After correct installation there will be 2 small applets in "Battlestations Midway" folder.
2. Use SetRealismMod to change to Realism Mod.
3. Use UnSetRealismMod to disable Realism Mod.
4. Installing any future Mods must be done with Realism Mod DISABLED!!!

Please message me about any problems you might have with this mod and also reply to this thread so others can see it to.

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/5168736/RealismMod.mpkg.zip

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oops something wrong with this.   ah
Pulled for now.

Will reupload when fixed.
Sorry for inconvenience.

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Waiting for final version. I'm almost finished PC version with installer and MS Dos script included. SO we can upload both versions together ab

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My compiler settings were wrong if anyone downloaded older version and couldn run the applets mail me and I will send new applets. The compiler was set to make for system 10.6 and 64bits. This has been fixed now.
For some reason when I tried it with Gino I got map not available. Still Gino could see correct filenames and play singleplayer maps ok. Did not find anything wrong with installer, still remade the installer with all fresh files and tried it here on LAN worked fine. Will try version2 installer tonight. If anyone is feeling adventures and wants to try this it has been reuploded here:

http://dl.dropbox.com/u/5168736/RealismMod.mpkg.zip

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Did some more testing with new version installer and it works now. Turns out there is something gone wrong with my main BSM installation. Worked fine when i changed computer  also works fine for Kiddi and Gino. Must reinstall from scratch on my main BSM installation then. Fould me that I could play LAN games fine. If someone downloaded old version then he only needs new applets to enable/disable the mod. Mail me or post here and I will send it to you.
Big thanks to Gino and Kiddi for helping out with this.

PS: Oh and it aint an installer for russian even if someone reads so ... ah   wont fix that

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Hey thanks. I will really appreciate this. It sounds like its really cool. Thanks



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