Author Archives: Chris Collins

A Quick Fix for Older Linux Distributions

In order to provide support for older releases of Linux (such as those based on Ubuntu 14.04), I’ve been able to produce an alternate build which statically links the C++ runtime.  There are no other changes in this build. This … Continue reading

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XSquawkBox 1.3.2

The long overdue XSquawkBox 1.3.2 is now available for download. It’s highly recommended that all X-Plane 10 users upgrade to 1.3.2 as prior versions of XSquawkBox contained a number of buffer overflow related bugs which could result in random crashes when … Continue reading

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Using old (pre-1.3) versions of XSquawkBox on VATSIM

As I mentioned when I released the XSquawkBox 1.3.1 update, we discovered a bug in the server list that prevented users from connecting to the servers after a recent change. If you want to continue using a pre-1.3.1 version of … Continue reading

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XSquawkBox 1.3.1, now with Linux Support

After a minor hiccup this week with the XSquawkBox server list which required a last second fix to be made, XSquawkBox 1.3.1 is now available. It’s highly recommended that all X-Plane 10 users upgrade to 1.3.1 in order to avoid … Continue reading

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Presenting… XSquawkBox 1.3.0

As Wade previously mentioned, I’ve been hard at work and we now have a new release of XSquawkBox ready for Windows and MacOS X users. The new release of XSquawkBox features: support for newer CSL objects improved compatibility with X-Plane 10’s … Continue reading

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