Actually it works for everybody except just you old chap....
(according to my "Systems you have visited" i've never been outside of lonetrek. I wouldn't rely or trust the map as far as i could throw it and its idosyncracies are unlikely ever to be planed given its penchant for 'throwing a wobbly')
on the other hand the "Pirates are here WARNING WARNING --->" audio-visual aid they just added is excellent
Next week they are adding a "Here is your ultimate trade route destination --->" button and then a "Arkonor can be found here now and there's no PC Pirates within 20 systems -->" button shortly afterwards.
(you think I'm kidding?