[Bug]: "ship is lost" is only reported via news #9523
Version of OpenTTD
See somewhere on the vehicle or wherever, that the ship is lost.
If a ship cannot reach its destination, it shows news about that once. This is true for all vehicles, but for ships even more annoying as they tend to drift towards the destination.
If you think you fixed the route, it doesn't update you with "route found!", so you are in the false sense you fixed the issue, and it never shows "ship is lost" again. This makes using ships a very frustrating experience.
Steps to reproduce
What makes this extra annoying:
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The biggest "well that is a shame" part, is that there is a flag to indicate the ship is lost in the vehicle flags (
It seems this is a pretty easy thing to address, we just need to find a clean way to present it to the user. Maybe in the status bar of the vehicle?