in article firstname.lastname@example.org, Nyarlathotep at
>> Stay informed about: EU2 less stable under Panther?
messenger.RemoveThis@rlyeh.org wrote on 11/20/03 9:06 PM:
> I seem to be getting fairly regular crash to desktops running EU2 under
> Panther (seemingly associated with sounds being played). Anyone else
> noticed this? I never had crashes before.
I can't speak directly to your problem, but will note that I still
occasionally get crashes to desktop when trying to restart a saved game.
Annoying, especially if the autosave does the same thing. Then I have to
fall back on oldautosave, which loses me an extra year.
> So I started a little war involving England, on the theory that a naval
> victory against them would give me access to their explorations. Sure
> enough, after a few battles I received the "Stolen Rutters" message...
> but DIDN'T get any more of the map revealed! (England definitely knows
> about places, given its stream of colonists.)
> Tried the same thing against Spain - same result. Got "Stolen Rutters"
> but no map knowledge!!
> I am pretty sure I have gained knowledge by stealing rutters before, so
> why it's not working on this game is puzzling.
Yeah, that sounds kinky for sure. Every time I've stolen a rutter, I've
gained some knowledge, even if the country in question only knew a few
places I did not. Getting England's should surely have bagged you some
I've definitely noticed some things that appear to be broken. Mostly they
are minor but annoying. Does anyone know if VPL is planning another patch?
It would be regretable if the game were simply abandoned by its makers in
its present state. But I know that's fairly common.