but I still don't like it".......maxwood.....
1. The small size planes happen with ANY non-stock CFS planes. Or did. Because
2. There's a patch due next week that (supposedly) makes their add-on planes
3. Patch also is supposed to increase frame rates (which are kinda crappy, on
my PII-350,128M RAM, Rage Turbo AGP).
Keep in mind - CFS has an entirely new graphics engine compared to FS98, and
the tools to design scenery at this new level don't really exist yet (and the
ones that do - Abacus
's in-house method - obviously haven't had time to be
optimized yet). Airport & ASD create scenery at that ugly FS98 level. Also, MS
has never released info on how to make add-on planes appear full-size; another
thing that Abacus
had to figure out on their own.
Yeah, I was annoyed, too. But Abacus
monitors the forum over at simcombat.com,
and have answered questions and complaints there. And released patches to
improve their product within 3-4 months of release. Note that MS has not yet
released a patch for CFS (it's been at least 7-8 months since release), nor
info on how to utilize the new features, altho there are many faults and users
& developers would want/need the info. Scaling and multiplayer being probably
the top 2.
But ... yeah, the planes fly horribly. :-( You'd think Abacus
could have done a