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lyonhaart001 asked FlyingRaccoon answered

External Compiler PackageTool doesnt seem to see newly updated textures

Hello Team Asobo,
I notice that the PackageTool no longer sees updated textures when compiling aircraft in the external PackageTool option. When updating one or many (like 15 or more), the compiler doesnt see the time stamps (anymore) and will say 'zero done'. No updates are carried out. If I re-export the model glTF file, then updated files are put into the Package and are seen in the simulator.

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FlyingRaccoon answered

Hello @lyonhaart001

Yes, that is a limitation of the package builder at the moment.
The timestamp is not enough, it needs to know how to compile that texture and that information is stored in the GTLF. We lack temporary data to be able to remember what gltf file is using or what option should be used to compile a DDS.
We are looking for ways to improve this but in the meantime, rebuilding the package or editing the GLTF is the way to go.

Regards,
Sylvain

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