No pictures (discussed before)

Bug reports and questions about running Virtual Radar Server on Linux
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No pictures (discussed before)

Post by matthys70 »

:oops: Okay ... working fine for years under Windows, now I wanted to try under Ubuntu.

Some specs about what I'm running before I start:
Ubuntu 21.04 (x86-64)
Mono JIT compiler version (Debian Mon Apr 27 19:25:46 UTC 2020)
Virtual Radar

So I do not have any pictures like marker, Silhouette or Flag.
This seems to be a know issue related to mono version?

However what I do not understand is the link it generates.
If I inspect the marker I see:

However if I manual enter this, I will 'see' the correct marker image:

Notice the change from web-markers to marker?
Because I know there is a folder images/markers and NOT images/web-markers.
However on Windows there is also no images/web-markers but work fine with the original link.

I also read there seems to be a 2.4.5 preview version which may solve this problem?
But I have no clue where to find the mono preview ....

Again .. sorry if this item as asked before.

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Re: No pictures (discussed before)

Post by jepolch »

I'm in the same situation. I read on the FlightAware forum about a script that will allow you to easily install VRS on Linux. You can choose from v2.4.5 up to v3. Here's the link to the excellent project: ... stallation

I first installed v2.4.5 and pictures were showing, but aircraft markers were not. Then I installed v3 and the look was much better. Markers were showing but no pictures. Apparently it has to do with AVG and Malwarebytes. Look for Removed on this page.
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Re: No pictures (discussed before)

Post by glenn68 »

Any possibility of an update on this?
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Re: No pictures (discussed before)

Post by matthys70 »

Yes, I also found this Preview Installers and Tarballs page and downloaded the v3.0.0-preview-6 Linux / MacOS Mono Tarballs.

Works fine for me with this preview version, so solved the problem. Now hope a stable version will be out soon.
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