Category Archives: XSquawkBox

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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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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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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64-bit XSquawkBox: We Have Audio

We have received a potentially useful Mac audio patch, and we are following up with the author now.  I am out of the office next week, but I will try to post something more definitive about future beta plans later … Continue reading

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