EasyRBR March 2019 update

It has impressed me lately how active the Richard Burns Rally (RBR) modding community is in building new high-quality mods despite the now old age of this rally sim. A very good example of this is the NGP plugin from WorkerBee (GVR Community), now version 6, but also the staggering amount of new liveries, cars, and tracks.

Especially because of this fascinating plugins and mods, the quality of RBR as a rally simulator is getting better and better. But especially for the Czech tournament plugin (RBRTM), it is a big challenge for new users to install and configure all plugins and mods.

I had the idea a long time ago to develop EasyRBR in order to make installing RBR with all necessary plugins and mods as simple as possible. Even though I am not a professional programmer, I thought it would be a nice challenge to develop EasyRBR myself. After a first start, there was immediately a major challenge to find a suitable cloud environment for storing and managing the many gigabytes of data. This put the construction of the application on a low level but at the end of 2018, I found a partner in Holland. After that, it made sense again to continue with the construction of EasyRBR.

As you can see in the picture above the car and livery management module is ready. I am working on the car sound management at this stage and I hope to finish that soon.

On my computer, the application works without any problems but that’s, of course, no guarantee that it works well on someone else’s computer with perhaps different operating systems and internet access.
I could use some help soon, so if you would like to help me test EasyRBR in this early development phase, please let me know.

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Yoda62
Yoda62
March 25, 2019 10:42 AM

Hi mate,
amazing and impressive work !!!
It’s will be a great help to many RBR fans.
If you seach for testers i can help you.
Write me private

Regards
Yoda62

RallyG
RallyG
March 25, 2019 9:40 AM

Good job, we will wait for test alfa impatiently!

Pad74
Pad74
March 25, 2019 9:33 AM

Great idea, RBR could really benefit from being more accessible to everyone

Gianluigi Burchiani
Gianluigi Burchiani
March 25, 2019 12:18 AM

Hi,
Thank you for working on this that will help to maintain live this piece of art that RBR represent.
If you need some help in testing the interface i will be glad to participate.
Again thank you in advance to consider..
Gigi

anonymous
anonymous
March 24, 2019 11:26 PM

Impressive.

That’s all I had to say.

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