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Offline laos

When I'm watching each city's desired passenger locations each month and I'm seeing very strange locations appear (in the water, etc.) - is this correct? Trying to figure out how I can play profitably in such a large map given these variables. Let me know if I am misunderstanding something, or if you need other information!

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Re: [devel r82923e3] weird passenger desire locations appearing in large maps
« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2017, 01:20:16 AM »
Is there by any chance an industry (e.g. an oil rig or fishery) at that location?
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Re: [devel r82923e3] weird passenger desire locations appearing in large maps
« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2017, 01:34:07 AM »
nope! sadly empty spot on the map whether land or sea - not even a nearby fishery/abbey for employment/visit

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Re: [devel r82923e3] weird passenger desire locations appearing in large maps
« Reply #3 on: February 27, 2017, 01:31:26 PM »
I see - may I ask whether you have rotated the map at all? Knowing whether you have done so will help me to narrow down where to look for the potential cause of this issue.
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Re: [devel r82923e3] weird passenger desire locations appearing in large maps
« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2017, 03:38:23 AM »
I have not rotated the map and this issue still appears. It's also noteworthy that these dots are also very, very far away, a distance perhaps impossible to comfortably bring passengers to/from on a map this big (2500x3000)

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Re: [devel r82923e3] weird passenger desire locations appearing in large maps
« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2017, 12:50:55 PM »
How do I even see those destinations, I can't see anything on those maps in my game? There's no way to control anything on them or scale them separately.

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Re: [devel r82923e3] weird passenger desire locations appearing in large maps
« Reply #6 on: February 28, 2017, 03:12:11 PM »
You can use the passenger destinations overlay in the minimap: just select the town hall of the town the destination of whose passengers you want view.
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Hey James, any chance a recent nightly might have any improvement on this issue?

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I have not had a chance to look into this one yet, as I have been busy fixing other bugs.
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I have now spent some time looking into this, and cannot reproduce it: I have added an assertion to check the registration of passenger destinations to see whether they are on water other than a depot or a stop (as some passengers actually work at docks and shipyards and have those as their ultimate destinations). I have not been able to trigger this assertion. Are you able to upload a saved game in which this can reliably be reproduced (i.e. passengers having the sea, being not a dock or shipyard, as their destination)?
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