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New developers, new XSB (Win & Mac), Linux progress

I’m happy to announce that after some incredibly lengthy delays due to the VATSIM NDA process, two new developers have come onboard and started work on XSquawkBox. Chris Collins & Ivan Stankovic will be working together on future versions of … Continue reading

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Looking for XSB Development Help

Life has a way of changing.  I’m not currently flying or controlling on VATSIM at all, and have almost no time to program.  Unfortunately, XSB support is suffering because of it, and neither Ben nor I want that to continue. … Continue reading

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XSquawkBox 1.2 available

Version 1.2 of XSquawkBox is available on the download page.  The only change in this version is the removal of the expiration date. For the Linux users, progress has been made in completing the Linux build.  It’s not yet ready … Continue reading

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XSquawkBox 1.2b Available

XSquawkBox 1.2b is available on the download page. This version resolves the incompatibility with the Gizmo plugin, used in many aircraft such as those from X-Aviation.

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XSquawkBox 64-bit (Windows and Mac)

XSquawkBox 64-bit is here for Windows and Mac in the form of XSB version 1.11. Work is occurring on the Linux version, but we do not have a planned release date yet. It should be noted that the packaging of … Continue reading

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XSquawkBox 1.0.6 posted

XSquawkBox version 1.0.6 has been posted to the download area.  This version restores the “VATSIM server list download” functionality that was broken a few days ago by a VATSIM server change.

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XSquawkBox 1.0.4 available

XSquawkBox 1.0.4 is now available on the download page. This version includes a new Linux sound implementation using ALSA, written by Ákos Maróy. This should resolve the “Linux users lose sound after 30-minutes” issue.  Our sincere thanks to Ákos for … Continue reading

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