Old 14th May 2012, 02:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
Competent - Post: 343
 Erephus's Avatar

Mellow
Default West is North?

I was on the sanctuary server looking for a spot to place a claim on. Comparing claims from the thread and watching the rendered map.

On the picture provided I used the tree as a refernce point, with /getpos I headed north. That moved me in a line towards this ship. On the map that direction is west and ingame it is north.

What can I do to fix this problem?




I also made this screenshot.
According to the map I should be heading north, but the game tells me I'm going East.

__________________

Last edited by Erephus; 14th May 2012 at 02:33 AM.
Erephus is offline   Reply With Quote

Old 14th May 2012, 06:49 AM   #2 (permalink)
Guild Leader
Guild Leader
Final Fantasy XIV
Lethal - Post: 5572 TOG Platinum Level Supporter
 DarkDuck's Avatar

Lurking
Default

sadly the only way I know is to use Rei's Minimap which is a mod, I think the ingame compass is just different to the map software.
DarkDuck is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 14th May 2012, 10:52 AM   #3 (permalink)
Retired Captain
Retired Captain
Ace - Post: 9173
 Sorontar's Avatar

Default

Notch/Jens changed the compass bearings at sometime because people were complaining that the sun wasn't rising in the east. I though that the map rendering program (Tectonicus) had been changed to match this, but obviously not. I'm sure they are aware of it. Tectonicus has new people working on it, so it might get fixed, but I wouldn't expect it soon.

Sorontar
__________________

Sorontar is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT +11. The time now is 06:47 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.0