Posts by vpontin

by vpontin
10.03.2019, 15:39
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: IDEA: Support for one of the formats supported by Windows Paint 3D
Replies: 5
Views: 1996

IDEA: Support for one of the formats supported by Windows Paint 3D

Windows 10 added some interesting tools for layman users to do basic 3D moddeling. The first is Paint 3D, basically it take the Paint concept (basic draw program) but add some 3D modeling concepts. The other is Remix 3D library, similar to old Sketchup Warehouse, its a library of 3D models free to d...
by vpontin
02.03.2019, 02:26
Forum: Development
Topic: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread
Replies: 750
Views: 172504

Re: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread

Thanks.

Can i use the celestia.cfg from the github repository?
by vpontin
01.03.2019, 07:03
Forum: Development
Topic: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread
Replies: 750
Views: 172504

Re: Celestia 1.7.0 Development Thread

So whats the current status of the project?

Is there any installer for 1.7?

What would be the best way to get celestia 1.7.x working?
by vpontin
12.10.2018, 05:38
Forum: Add-on releases
Topic: Updated stars.dat for Celestria using Gaia data
Replies: 14
Views: 4280

Re: Updated stars.dat for Celestria using Gaia data

Any updates about this?
by vpontin
22.08.2018, 08:07
Forum: Help Central
Topic: Celestia bleeding builds doesnt load extras and more
Replies: 3
Views: 755

Re: Celestia bleeding builds doesnt load extras and more

I did exacly this steps when i tried and got the errors.

For clarify i used the build "celestia-1.7.0-x64-06Jun2018.exe"

Perharps i forgot to check celestia.cfg, i dont know

Anyway the issue of missing cmod files is still relevant
by vpontin
21.08.2018, 06:44
Forum: Help Central
Topic: Celestia bleeding builds doesnt load extras and more
Replies: 3
Views: 755

Celestia bleeding builds doesnt load extras and more

I tried to load this bleeding edge builds and the assets on Celestia GIT repository (basically "catalogs", "data", "fonts", "locale", "macros", "models", "platforms", "scripts", "sounds" and "textures"...
by vpontin
17.08.2018, 05:54
Forum: Utilities
Topic: Syntax highlighting of Celestia Catalogs in Notepad++
Replies: 33
Views: 16337

Re: Syntax highlighting of Celestia Catalogs in Notepad++

Sadly, i cant find the download link anymore...
by vpontin
06.04.2018, 23:25
Forum: Ideas & News
Topic: 1 billion star ESA Gaia catalogue in Celestia?
Replies: 36
Views: 10209

Re: 1 billion star ESA Gaia catalogue in Celestia?

Any news about this? Just saw the news about the release and thought if is possible to import the data entirely on celestia (at least the 64 bit version).
by vpontin
24.02.2018, 04:35
Forum: Modelling
Topic: Help converting a model to CMOD format
Replies: 4
Views: 2182

Re: Help converting a model to CMOD format

Oh Thanks! I also tried Anim8or but the model was too large when imported and i didnt find any way to zoom out to see what i was importing (of if was everything right)
by vpontin
24.02.2018, 02:48
Forum: Modelling
Topic: Help converting a model to CMOD format
Replies: 4
Views: 2182

Re: Help converting a model to CMOD format

Just opened .obj directly on cmodview, but the textures are glitchy (while on .3ds they are rendered fine):

error.png
by vpontin
24.02.2018, 01:15
Forum: Modelling
Topic: Help converting a model to CMOD format
Replies: 4
Views: 2182

Help converting a model to CMOD format

Hi! First sorry if this is the wrong section to ask for modeling help. Well, i'm trying to convert this model for use with Celestia (personal project for fun). First i converted the .obj in .3ds via Blender; and then converted to .cmod using cmodview. But when i made an extra to show the model insid...
by vpontin
20.12.2017, 20:10
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: Request: 2015 TB145
Replies: 3
Views: 1714

Request: 2015 TB145

Can someone make this skull-shaped asteroid who will pass again next to Earth in 2018 to Celestia? At least the ssc.

Info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2015_TB145

News:
Space.com
Science Daily

Pictures:

skull2.jpg

skull.jpg
by vpontin
18.12.2017, 02:37
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: Request: 'Oumuamua
Replies: 3
Views: 1907

Re: Request: 'Oumuamua

I will stick with abramson version for a while
by vpontin
30.11.2017, 02:34
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: Request: 'Oumuamua
Replies: 3
Views: 1907

Request: 'Oumuamua

Hi! Can someone make a simple SSC (or STC) file for this object? It's the first passing interstellar object detected, so it would be a good thing to add in Celestia. The oddly thing is this is almost a cigar-shaped object (some folks are believing this is a bracewell probe). I had some knowledge mak...
by vpontin
09.10.2017, 20:16
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: REQUEST: Scholz's Star
Replies: 3
Views: 890

Re: REQUEST: Scholz's Star

Thanks a lot Luke!
by vpontin
09.10.2017, 03:22
Forum: Add-on development
Topic: REQUEST: Scholz's Star
Replies: 3
Views: 890

REQUEST: Scholz's Star

Hi! Can someone make an addon for this odd star system? I tried to make myself but when i learned it's a binary system i stopped. Data: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scholz%27s_star http://simbad.u-strasbg.fr/simbad/sim-id?Ident=2MASS+J07200325-0846499 http://vizier.u-strasbg.fr/viz-bin/VizieR-S?2MA...

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