Solar System plugin suddn failure, 2 systems

Asked by Randy Flynn on 2018-09-10

Have been using 0.16.1 for a while now, successfully using the solar system editor plugin to enter minor planet designations which are then loaded and displayed with no problems. That was until 2 days ago, but now all searched objects can not be found.
I have tried this on two different computers that loaded the objects perfectly until two days ago. Any idea of a what may have happened or a workaround?

Thanks

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2018-09-10
Alexander Wolf (alexwolf) said : #1

MPC changed the protocol for access to their website and Stellarium 0.16.1 cannot use old URL now.

Randy Flynn (ncwolfie) said : #2

Does or will a later version address this?

Thanks

Alexander Wolf (alexwolf) said : #3

The latest version has fix for this issue of course

Randy Flynn (ncwolfie) said : #4

As of today socket error again in version 018.2.

Regards

Randy Flynn (ncwolfie) said : #5

Working again, must have been a server issue.

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