AI skin choice

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  1. 3377

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    Does selecting/assigning a skin for an AI driver for a particular track is possible ? Or does AI stick to the default skin?

    In rf1 we could assing a skin to a track. In rf2 we can choose skins variants, how can we apply this choice to other AI cars? Like non tabbaco for german/english/french f1 gp in the 90's?

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    If you are making the mod yourself it is possible - if you are doing an addon skin then I'm not so sure it possible. We refrained from doing it as you have to duplicate every skin assigned to a car in a similar way to rF1. There are downsides to this though with the new material files and json files. So like in rF1 you have the names assigned to a track but you have to duplicate parts and rename even if they are exactly the same at each track.
     
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    Thanks for the answer. I am trying to do it in developer mode.
    I tried to do the "rf1 way" with tracklivery="event_name,skin" but it never worked. The default skin is always used.

    How do you manage to make it work in rf2 developper mode ? It's not like in rf1 were these special skins are in fact working as the custom skins in rf2?
    F1 mods like f1 1991 by f1asr would greatly benefit form it

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    Let me check as I know when we were experimenting on a way we did come up with some alternatives for addons rather than the rF1 way as we didn't want to add a lot of skins. I'll try and document outside of this and run through for you over the weekend and I will recheck the old rF1 way as I thought that worked last time we tried.
     

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