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Unread 4 January 16, 16:45   #51
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Thanks so much for all your work!
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Unread 4 January 16, 21:16   #52
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Tyre and physic upgrade of the GT40 and the 906 are really great, they feel natural. The GT40 is less vicious than before. A frustrating car in GTL, now it feel like it should .
Congratulation you all.

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Unread 4 January 16, 22:15   #53
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Tyre and physic upgrade of the GT40 and the 906 are really great, they feel natural. The GT40 is less vicious than before. A frustrating car in GTL, now it feel like it should .
Congratulation you all.

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Replacing Aris as the team's physics creator meant I had big shoes to fill. I really appreciate your feedback.
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Unread 4 January 16, 23:25   #54
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Thank you to all those who made this mod possible.The amount of work that obviously went into it is mind boggling. Once I got the upgrade downloaded, everything went smoothly. My first download would not work at all, and I have no idea why. My second try was from Mega, and it worked perfectly. As of now, I've had 4 short races at various period tracks, The cars handle beautifully, and the ai seem well behaved..nice to race without being rammed !
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Unread 5 January 16, 09:10   #55
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A big thank you to everyone involved in the project !
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Unread 5 January 16, 09:50   #56
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...The installer said it could not find my 3.1 update in the registry but i choose to proceed anyway as my install on my new computer was a transfer from my old xp. Evidently when I transferred all the files it did not do anything in the registry.
That is the correct diagnosis!

It is just a quick registry check and the purpose of that is that ppl wouldn't accidentally try to update with too big steps (like from 3.0 to 3.2). When that registry info is missing, the installer can't be sure about the version it is trying to update.


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Unread 5 January 16, 12:40   #57
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The installer stops when unable to open config.ini.
The file is not present in that directory, i do not why.
My GTR2 is working and playable.

Any suggestions?

Snippet from installation log.
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Creating a dummy log file (2) [C:\Games\PnG3\UserData\LOG\trace.txt]
#ERR: unable to open file 'C:\Users\David\Documents\GTR2\CONFIG.INI' for reading.
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Unread 5 January 16, 13:30   #58
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KiwiWifi:
Thanks for including the log snippet.

So no CONFIG.INI in Documents, eh? Sounds like you have been using GTR2 only with Admin rights (=elevated rights). Do you happen to run GTR2 from the Steam Launcher ? Only?

Several options here with different endings. Lovely. But which to pick?

I presume my guess above is right (always so optimistic ), and you don't want to change what you have been used to, for reason or another.

So lets try this:

Start the installer exe with "Run as Administrator" option. The Installer will complain about that (if it was intended or not) but just continue. Now the installer will behave like in an old XP install and should find the config.ini from "the old place" (GTR2 game folder).

The problem with this is that now the PnG will be also installed "for XP system layout" and needs Admin rights to find those few files. You could modify the "Launch P&G" shortcut on your desktop so that in its Shortcut properties, under Advanced button, the "Run as administrator" checkbox is selected on.
** Oops. Second thought about the desktop icon. If you don't have it visible, just create one. **

Or you could try adding the PnG3.exe to your Steam and let it start the Launcher with admin rights.

If you can't make some of this happen, don't understand my essay here, or need other help, please ask. I'm still sick but getting slowly better. But thinking straight is another thing.


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Unread 5 January 16, 16:29   #59
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A big thanks for your work, it's always a pleasure to run your game !
Now, if someone could give me the best tracks to run this gem, when I say best tracks, I mean best graphics.
Thanks in advance.
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Unread 7 January 16, 17:30   #60
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Best mod ever thank you all
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Unread 7 January 16, 18:15   #61
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You rock, guys! Since the begining you have been done a great job for us, GTL lovers. With P&G we find the real pleasure to drive all those amazing 60s and 70s cars.
Thank you all for this great update, and I'm crossing my fingers to have those Sims alive and growing until my pass away some day in the future. Cheers!!
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Unread 14 January 16, 15:15   #62
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The left hand drive car in 3.1 was a rally car which wasn't really a good fit with the rest of the mod. Left hand drive Lotus Cortinas did not enter production until late in 1965 and production ended in August 1966, so they were not very common, and racing versions were very rare if indeed they existed. I did check photos of the 66 and 67 TRANSAM Cortinas but all these were right hand drive. If anyone can find photos of a Lotus Cortina racing in Group 2 in 1966 or 1967 with left hand drive we will gladly add it to P&G.
Here is an LHD Lotus Cortina in Race:

http://www.racehistorie.nl/cpz/Ford-...otakis-pag.jpg
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Unread 14 January 16, 18:57   #63
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Here is an LHD Lotus Cortina in Race:

http://www.racehistorie.nl/cpz/Ford-...otakis-pag.jpg
Thanks. Its actually a Ford Cortina GT but we hope to revamp the GTs next time so it might be useful.

http://touringcarracing.net/Races/19...iningsdag.html
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Unread 14 January 16, 19:19   #64
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Could not the signature as an additional AddOn car, similar as you have made the Zakspeed Escort?
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Unread 17 January 16, 07:07   #65
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Huge thanks to everyone involved in delivering another superb piece of work - I'm already shaving seconds off my CSL Lap times thanks to the ABS mod.

Something fantastic just got better - cheers!
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Unread 17 January 16, 22:28   #66
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Thank you so much!
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Unread 19 January 16, 21:34   #67
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I run Verifier and got some strange mistakes

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Verification has started. Please wait.

Warning! GTR2.EXE has been modified. Result: 075F5BCB9D530EF0682372EC58BFE2AB
-- Note! Possible reason: DE FACTO NO-CD PATCH FOR GTR2 V1.1
Warning! GAMEDATA\LOCATIONS\SPECIALFX.TEC has been modified. Result: B847BBE037C31CB73E1988544645E7B1
-- Note! Possible reason: P&GV3 TERRAIN PATCH
CRITICAL! GAMEDATA\TEAMS\STEX.GTR failed the check. Result: 5FA8336201F1B6F7F2DDCD43D416632F
Warning! SUPPORT\EULA.TXT failed the check. Result: 6DF68BD491ABED78896366DB3032AB3A
Warning! UIDATA\GTR2TEXTOPTIONS.GTR failed the check. Result: 1E4661DA73301EC7BF3AC20476E45510

Verification has finished.
what does it mean??
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Unread 20 January 16, 04:12   #68
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ok to delete the pgbu files?.......
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Unread 20 January 16, 05:19   #69
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ok to delete the pgbu files?.......
Those are backups of default files, if you've no plans to uninstall P&G you can safely remove them.
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Unread 20 January 16, 08:08   #70
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marianf1:

The lines with a "-- Note!" line below them are usually OK. The note line is there to give you an explanation why that file has been modified from the original. The GTR2.EXE and SPECIALTEC.FX files are OK.

STEX.GTR and GTR2TEXTOPTIONS.GTR has been changed by something. Have you added cars to your PnG? Or something to menus, garage views or something like that?

EULA.TXT change is weird. What/who needs to edit this file?? What version of GTR2 you have? CD? DVD? Steam? Some freebie DVD with a magazine? (Or maybe just some hard drive corruption... I hope not)


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Unread 20 January 16, 14:12   #71
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marianf1:

The lines with a "-- Note!" line below them are usually OK. The note line is there to give you an explanation why that file has been modified from the original. The GTR2.EXE and SPECIALTEC.FX files are OK.

STEX.GTR and GTR2TEXTOPTIONS.GTR has been changed by something. Have you added cars to your PnG? Or something to menus, garage views or something like that?

EULA.TXT change is weird. What/who needs to edit this file?? What version of GTR2 you have? CD? DVD? Steam? Some freebie DVD with a magazine? (Or maybe just some hard drive corruption... I hope not)


cheers.. aSa C[_]
my hard-drive works fantastic and it's 100% good! I didn't add cars to my PnG but maybe added High-res Sky textures or something like that but I don't remember for sure. I use CD-version of GTR2.

STEX.GTR and GTR2TEXTOPTIONS.GTR are these files so important? does it depend only graphics or it is more critical?
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Unread 21 January 16, 15:21   #72
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... STEX.GTR and GTR2TEXTOPTIONS.GTR are these files so important? does it depend only graphics or it is more critical?
To be honest I don't remember 100% sure if online servers were picky about STEX.GTR. I would guess: not, but please if somebody can verify how it really is. I have played so little with servers.


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Unread 22 January 16, 11:37   #73
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Great stuff! I really dig to drive the new Ford Mk II physics! Thanks to everyone involved in continuing to improve P&G which was already the best!
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Unread 23 January 16, 13:23   #74
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Is it because planned to build the Ford Capri version from 1973? On this vehicle is then Jackie Stewart was walking.

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Unread 24 January 16, 01:02   #75
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I decided to spend the day driving all the vehicles in this mod. What a fantastic piece of work which I expect will all but render my other mods/sims irrelevant. Only open items I still have are how to get tachometer in bonnet view and how to see hood with some vehicles which disappeared with change to 50 FOV. My understanding is that cam must be tweaked for vehicle you are driving?
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Unread 12 February 16, 20:49   #76
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Been enjoying this Mod a lot. Thank you for the continue updating an already great Mod.
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Unread 8 May 16, 20:44   #77
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i am very big fan of historic and '60s - '70s racing, so i feel very lucky and happy where sims and mods like gt legends and Power Glory still alive and active on development...

lot of thanks to all of the Power Glory team and people for this awesome and amazing mod (sorry for my bad english)

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Unread 17 September 16, 12:55   #78
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Is there any news for a possible Ver. 3.3?
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Unread 17 September 16, 20:19   #79
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We are working on it

As well as bug fixes, we have been working on the graphics and physics of the Ferrari 275 GTB/C. The GT version of the Cortina missed out on the graphics update the Lotus version received and this will be corrected for 3.3. It is hoped to revamp the IROC 911 physics and bring the cockpit up to the standards of the other 911s. Finally it is hoped to include a car new to P&G - details to follow. No release date plans at the moment.
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Unread 18 September 16, 05:01   #80
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Good news
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Unread 18 September 16, 05:35   #81
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Whoa, this is awesome I've urge to experience that CSL again one day. BTW, is there a changeable weather patch for P&G? Best of luck with your work guys
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Unread 18 September 16, 12:25   #82
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Fired up P&G last night for the first time in a while. Crikey, it's good!

Iron wolf, have a look at the weather generator mod by ArtOfDrifting. With a little practice you can create minute-by-minute weather conditions. Great little mod, works well and doesn't cause online mismatches.

It works especially well with P&G as a lot of the cars have all weather tyres. It adds an extra challenge as conditions drift from dry, to light, then heavy rain or vice versa.

http://www.nogripracing.com/details.php?filenr=30037
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Unread 18 September 16, 16:57   #83
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Fired up P&G last night for the first time in a while. Crikey, it's good!

Iron wolf, have a look at the weather generator mod by ArtOfDrifting. With a little practice you can create minute-by-minute weather conditions. Great little mod, works well and doesn't cause online mismatches.

It works especially well with P&G as a lot of the cars have all weather tyres. It adds an extra challenge as conditions drift from dry, to light, then heavy rain or vice versa.

http://www.nogripracing.com/details.php?filenr=30037
Thanks, this looks like what I need! I liked the unpredictability added by this mod - http://www.nogripracing.com/details.php?filenr=23004 , but IIRC P&G uses its own launcher.
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