Version 6.5.2 Release Notes

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RELEASED December 21st, 2014

WARNING: THIS IS A BETA VERSION. IT IS RELATIVELY STABLE BUT THERE MAY BE BUGS. PLEASE SUPPORT THE SOFTWARE BY REPORTING ANY BUGS YOU FIND ON THE BI FORUMS

This is the first Beta version of the Anvil Editor and Framework. This version can be downloaded and built from the source code on the github develop branch.

This version includes a number of stability fixes and improvements as well as a large number of new supported maps from the All in Arma / Arma 3 Map Packs. Many of the images were provided with thanks to lawndartleo from the BI forums.

As usual, thanks to the guys at tacticalgamer.com for their support and feedback, particularly with the Tactical Advance mission which has been through about 8 new versions thanks mostly to their suggestions!

Known Issues

  • FIXED in hotfix1 IncludedScripts were loaded from mission_description causing crash
  • FIXED in hotfix2 Added config for Aliabad and Hazar Kot as promised :)
  • IMPROVED in hotfix2 Slight grey background to main window to help viewing all white maps

Change Log

Editor

  • FIXED outdated link for TPW_CAS supported script (BI forums user _MaSSive)
  • FIXED crash with incomplete supported scripts definition (#2, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • FIXED Opening a non-Anvil mission and converting to an Anvil mission doesn't save opened path (#15)
  • ADDED one-click download of missing map images through the new mission dialog (#13)
  • ADDED support for the Bornholm map (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Bukovina map (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Bystrica map (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Desert map (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Porto map (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Rahmadi map, A3 version (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Sahrani map, A3 version (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Shapur map (#14)
  • ADDED support for the Takistan Mountains map (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED support for the Utes map (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED configuration for the Aliabad map, no images posted due to no permission from author (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED configuration for the Hazar Kot map, no images posted due to no permission from author (#14, BI forums user lawndartleo supplied map files)
  • ADDED "shut up" trigger option in editor to stop AI radio chatter (#4)
  • ADDED optional (anonymous) reporting of error messages to help Anvil improve using sentry (#12)
  • ADDED About 50 unit tests (at last)
  • IMPROVED Mission ends by default when all objectives completed for new missions. To change this per mission, set Mission "Trigger on all completed" to None
  • IMPROVED Update MahApps.Metro dependency to version 1.0.0.

Framework

  • FIXED The AFW_fnc_globalHide function no longer run every time a player JIPd
  • FIXED objects hidden by AFW_fnc_globalHide can no longer be damaged
  • FIXED Prevent EOS from overriding server skill settings and mods
  • FIXED Prevent enemy from being spawned when objectives are completed using AFW_fnc_doSetObjectiveState (#3
  • ADDED Able to conditionally run AFW_fnc_globalHide depending on the completed state of an objective
  • IMPROVED force multiplier now applied to infantry only (#9)
  • IMPROVED ammo box contents better for larger player count missions (#5)