ModuleLimitedDataTransmitter: Added option to fix power cost and degrade data performance at long range.
ModuleLimitedDataTransmitter: Added option to fix power cost and degrade data performance at long range.

--- a/ARConfiguration.cs
+++ b/ARConfiguration.cs
@@ -19,6 +19,8 @@
 		private Rect configWindowPos;
 
 		private IButton toolbarButton;
+
+		private System.Version runningVersion;
 
 		private KSP.IO.PluginConfiguration _config;
 		private KSP.IO.PluginConfiguration config
@@ -46,8 +48,11 @@
 
 		public void OnGUI()
 		{
+			// Only runs once, if the Toolbar is available.
 			if (this.toolbarButton == null && ToolbarManager.ToolbarAvailable)
 			{
+				this.runningVersion = this.GetType().Assembly.GetName().Version;
+
 				Tools.PostDebugMessage(this, "Toolbar available; initializing button.");
 
 				this.toolbarButton = ToolbarManager.Instance.add("AntennaRange", "ARConfiguration");
@@ -64,6 +69,8 @@
 				AntennaRelay.requireLineOfSight = this.LoadConfigValue("requireLineOfSight", false);
 				ARFlightController.requireConnectionForControl =
 					this.LoadConfigValue("requireConnectionForControl", false);
+
+				Debug.Log(string.Format("{0} v{1} - ARonfiguration loaded!", this.GetType().Name, this.runningVersion));
 			}
 
 			if (this.showConfigWindow)
@@ -71,7 +78,7 @@
 				Rect configPos = GUILayout.Window(354163056,
 					this.configWindowPos,
 					this.ConfigWindow,
-					"AntennaRange Configuration",
+					string.Format("AntennaRange {0}.{1}", this.runningVersion.Major, this.runningVersion.Minor),
 					GUILayout.ExpandHeight(true),
 					GUILayout.ExpandWidth(true)
 				);

--- a/ModuleLimitedDataTransmitter.cs
+++ b/ModuleLimitedDataTransmitter.cs
@@ -54,6 +54,10 @@
 	 * */
 	public class ModuleLimitedDataTransmitter : ModuleDataTransmitter, IScienceDataTransmitter, IAntennaRelay
 	{
+		// If true, use a fixed power cost at the configured value and degrade data rates instead of increasing power
+		// requirements.
+		public static bool fixedPowerCost;
+
 		// Stores the packetResourceCost as defined in the .cfg file.
 		protected float _basepacketResourceCost;
 
@@ -294,7 +298,7 @@
 		// transmission fails (see CanTransmit).
 		protected void PreTransmit_SetPacketResourceCost()
 		{
-			if (this.transmitDistance <= this.nominalRange)
+			if (fixedPowerCost || this.transmitDistance <= this.nominalRange)
 			{
 				base.packetResourceCost = this._basepacketResourceCost;
 			}
@@ -311,7 +315,7 @@
 		// distance.  packetSize maxes out at _basepacketSize * maxDataFactor.
 		protected void PreTransmit_SetPacketSize()
 		{
-			if (this.transmitDistance >= this.nominalRange)
+			if (!fixedPowerCost && this.transmitDistance >= this.nominalRange)
 			{
 				base.packetSize = this._basepacketSize;
 			}