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Lostinhollywood
08-27-2005, 02:57 PM
all i would like a plane paine of glass with no frames dnt matter if its not re colourable. can n e 1 help?

Old-Spice
12-25-2006, 11:04 PM
Hello:up:

andrewhurley13
12-25-2006, 11:30 PM
um , isnt grass included.... ?

Belgabor
12-25-2006, 11:39 PM
No, not without frames.
Someone (don't remember who) tried this but didn't get satisfying results. Don't know if he gave up.

weasel497
12-26-2006, 12:27 AM
They gave up because of the dreaded x-ray effect... And I don't think we'll find out how to get rid of that effect for a while.

Belgabor
12-26-2006, 12:35 AM
The x-ray effect is solved.
There were problems with the glass not looking properly from certain directions.

Keckhs
12-26-2006, 01:05 AM
So, if there's a frame on the glass then the verteces stay where they're supposed to (the 'strange artifacts' don't appear), right? I just got an idea that, if that's the case, perhaps we could trick the game engine into thinking that there's a frame, perhaps by adding a frame and then applying an alpha texture to make it transparent. I just wanted to see if I'm not completely crazy with that idea before I tried it out...

Also, I think the x-ray effect has been solved for glass. Something about setting a special unknown when using the SIglass setting, I think.

TheSkipper
12-26-2006, 01:18 AM
A 16 month old request, never replied to until today? This even goes beyond ressurecting....