On Thursday 18 November 2004 16:53, Vance Souders wrote:
> Here's a snippet of code to convert the inhg property value to mbar and
> then use this to rotate the left-most digit on the mbar display.  The code
> doesn't seem to work; Is this the correct usage of the <scale> tag?  I
> can't find an example of its use for a 3D cockpit.
> <animation>
>   <type>textranslate</type>
>   <object-name>mb_digit_4</object-name>
>   <property>/instrumentation/altimeter/setting-inhg</property>
>   <scale>33.86</scale>
>   <factor>.0001</factor>
>   <step>1000</step>
>   <!--<scroll>20</scroll>-->
>   <axis>
>    <x>0</x>
>    <y>1</y>
>    <z>0</z>
>   </axis>
>  </animation>
> Thanks again,
> Vance

Hmmm... I guess that the factor tag does the same for 3d as the scale tag does 
for 2d, so you should put 33.86 inside the factor tag, and remove the scale 
tag completely. But I'm not sure about this.

I wish I had a clue about how to add text chunks to the 3d animation code :-|

Roy Vegard Ovesen

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