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To: Esben Haabendal Soerensen <ehs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Sigurd Brattsti Sørensen <sigurdbs@xxxxxxxxxx>, freeciv@xxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [Freeciv] Re: [Freeciv-Dev] A suggestion which might add something to the game
From: charlesiii@xxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Sat, 21 Nov 1998 12:58:32 -0400 (AST)

On Sat, 21 Nov 1998, Esben Haabendal Soerensen wrote:

> On Sat, 21 Nov 1998, Sigurd Brattsti Sørensen wrote:
> > Would it be possible to implement that ships could sail up rivers?
> > It's just something that's been annoying me, it's really quite natural
> > that
> > a ship should be able to sail on rivers. In addition it would bring some
> > new aspects to the game, like being able to move ships form inland lakes
> > to the ocean.
Yes I think this would be great but they would be have tobe separate
> It is not always that naturally for a ship to be able to sail up
> a river.
> Most oceanic ships cannot sail in shallow water as rivers are.
> It would be unrealistic to sail a hangarship or battleship up
> any small river!
True. But have you seen the traffic in large rivers ? And rivers
and ships is pretty much how North America travel was colonized.

There are barges

> -- 
> /Esben  (bart@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx)
> : But for some things, Perl just isn't the optimal choice.
> (yet)   :-)
>              -- Larry Wall in <199702221943.LAA20388@xxxxxxxx>

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