[Flightgear-devel] Hi res textures

2011-08-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
How does one specify use of high res textures? Or is this an auto-select feature during startup based on driver and graphic card features JW -- Get a FREE DOWNLOAD! and learn more about uberSVN rich system, user

[Flightgear-devel] GCC options

2011-07-15 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi Curt, Silly question, if you have a moment... Want to change the compiler option. Tried ./configure CFLAGS=-O3 but seemed to have no effect if g++ -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I../../src/Include -I../.. -I../../src -I/usr/local/include -g -O2 -D_REENTRANT -MT air something stepping on the

[Flightgear-devel] Effects and shaders

2011-07-09 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Trying to get my head around all the effects and shader stuff... Are there some default effects and shaders that must run? Or can they be disabled? As a test I removed the Effects directory and turned off all the shaders called out in the original preferences.xml file (running FG-2.2 and

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Effects and shaders

2011-07-09 Thread John Wojnaroski
Never mind, find them in materials.xml file, however, would still like to turn these off while testing and mucking with the shaders. Is this possible with crashing the program? John On Sat, 2011-07-09 at 13:31 -0700, John Wojnaroski wrote: Hi, Trying to get my head around all the effects

[Flightgear-devel] Definition of toOsg

2011-07-04 Thread John Wojnaroski
HI, Have been digging into the source trying to better understand the structure of the FG lighting system and constructs. Keep coming across this function toOsg as in bb.expandBy(toOsg(_lights[i].position)); or fog-setColor(toOsg(fogColor)); and light-setDiffuse(toOsg(l-scene_diffuse())); Have

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Matrox TripleHead2Go

2011-06-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
On Sun, 2011-06-26 at 16:38 -0700, Gene Buckle wrote: On Sun, 26 Jun 2011, Torsten Dreyer wrote: Buenos Dias Ezequiel and welcome aboard! We have a fairly complex multi-monitor display setup on our presentation machine. You can find our configuration from last year's FSweekend at

[Flightgear-devel] Shader stuff

2011-05-23 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Got a basic distortion/shader program working to do edge blending and gamma correction for multi-projector systems. Also includes changes to Tim's basic distortion code to handle reading in a mesh file created by external programs for a cylindrical screen Now the question is where to place

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Extracting stability derivatives in JSBsim/Yasim

2010-08-24 Thread John Wojnaroski
On Mon, 2010-08-23 at 23:16 -0600, Ron Jensen wrote: On Monday 23 August 2010 21:37:06 Ampere K. wrote: Thank you very much Jon and Ron. That certainly cleared things up for me. You're welcome I only have one question left, which is my original question regarding turbofan in JSBsim.

[Flightgear-devel] Curved screens

2010-08-11 Thread John Wojnaroski
There is a program called Nthusim ( http://nthusim.com ) that will warp an MS windows screen for projection onto a curved surface. Is there any such capability in OSG? If not, any thoughts on adding the function to FlighrGear or OSG that would work with X windows under Linux. JW

Re: [Flightgear-devel] AI and Traffic Manager

2010-07-29 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi Durk Are departure/arrival times specified in GMT or local times? Created some UAL flights from KSFO to KDFW and KPHX with departure times of 12:10 and 12:15 once a day. started FG with a time of noon, a number of AI aircraft were created (repeat time was WEEK) at the gates but after that

Re: [Flightgear-devel] AI and Traffic Manager

2010-07-28 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi Durk, Thank you for the expanded explanation. It's making a lot more sense to me now. :-) Have a few more questions, but for now need to spend some time/effort to build a scenario using the wiki tools. Regards John

[Flightgear-devel] AI and Traffic Manager

2010-07-25 Thread John Wojnaroski
Could someone tell me if the AI and traffic manager are active? Looking at the source, seems a lot of code is commented out. Haven't tried to walk thru the code just yet to figure out logic and flow and data structures. When starting at KSFO the default seems to be four 737's from Air Canada

[Flightgear-devel] Startup problem

2010-07-24 Thread John Wojnaroski
Doing this build on a new machine, thinking I have all the required support files and libraries loaded and new data files. Things work fine with 1.9.1 on the other machine, but that was done almost two years ago and the memory is fuzzy and any notes are long gone. Just a quick try to see if

[Flightgear-devel] Control System Pics

2010-07-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, A while back a few folks asked for some pics on the control loading system I was working on. Finally a little time to post a few pics see http://www.flickr.com/photos/flyr15/ Currently working on the PID and control algorithms and some code in FG to compute neutral elevator/stick position.

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Cloud Rendering and threading

2010-07-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
Looks like it is based on the work of Mark Harris which was used for the initial set of 3D cloud rendering in FG. (See his Phd thesis for more details.) Multi-core CPUs are becoming the norm, might be worth a second look. John On Sun, 2010-07-18 at 22:47 -0300, Pablo Rogina wrote: A paper

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Single engine takeoff simulation

2009-06-07 Thread John Wojnaroski
? Fabian On Sat, Jun 6, 2009 at 11:22 PM, John Wojnaroski cas...@mminternet.comwrote: We've implemented that capability in our version of FG supplied to NASA/Ames as part of the 737NG project; however that requires a totally different approach to modeling the engine, fuel tanks, and engine feed

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Single engine takeoff simulation

2009-06-06 Thread John Wojnaroski
Fabian Grodek wrote: Hello, Is it possible to simulate an engine failure during takeoff (or at any flight stage) in Flightgear? If the answer is positive, is there an aircraft model (with two or more engines, of course) ready to do that? I've tried to set set-running property to false or 0 in

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Reverse for 737-300 model (patch)

2009-05-15 Thread John Wojnaroski
Gene Buckle wrote: There are reverse REV indications in the cockpit located above the N1 gauges and digital readout window on the EICAS display. To deploy the Is that indication present on the -200 series? If so, I'd never noticed it. :) That's the only model I have experience with

[Flightgear-devel] Red Bird Contact

2009-05-11 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi Curt, Took the liberty to talk to the folks at Red Bird, Todd (spelling?) in particular. explained our relationship, etc, etc. One of the items for your gap study to consider is how to handle the hardware interfacing, especially if they want to use the modular approach. My questions

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Startup Problem

2009-04-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
I'm asking the same question again. :-( Started a build of the CVS on an older 32-bit machine and wound up in the same place clude -DPKGLIBDIR=\/usr/local/share/FlightGear\ -g -O2 -D_REENTRANT -MT fg_os_osgviewer.o -MD -MP -MF .deps/fg_os_osgviewer.Tpo -c -o fg_os_osgviewer.o

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Startup Problem

2009-04-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
at 3:51 PM, John Wojnaroski wrote: I'm asking the same question again. :-( Started a build of the CVS on an older 32-bit machine and wound up in the same place clude -DPKGLIBDIR=\/usr/local/share/FlightGear\ -g -O2 -D_REENTRANT -MT fg_os_osgviewer.o -MD -MP -MF .deps/fg_os_osgviewer.Tpo -c -o

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Startup Problem

2009-04-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
minimum version of boost is 1.34 -Fred - John Wojnaroski a écrit : I'm asking the same question again. :-( Started a build of the CVS on an older 32-bit machine and wound up in the same place clude -DPKGLIBDIR=\/usr/local/share/FlightGear\ -g -O2 -D_REENTRANT -MT fg_os_osgviewer.o -MD

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Q: OpenGL version requirement for FlightGear 1.9.1

2009-02-06 Thread John Wojnaroski
Alex Buzin wrote: David L. Page wrote: Unfortunately, Chromium doesn't support OpenGL 2.0 or higher, right now. As I know FG 1.9.0 is using shaders to render trees and clouds. May be this is a problem. Try to find FG 1.0.0 or 0.9.10, it can be at the same FTP resource as 1.9.1. Alex

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Q: OpenGL version requirement for FlightGear 1.9.1

2009-02-06 Thread John Wojnaroski
Csaba Halász wrote: On Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 6:10 PM, John Wojnaroski cas...@mminternet.com wrote: Do you mean shaders as in vert and frag program running on the GPU that are loaded, compiled, and linked with GLSL? There is support in OSG for these types of shaders, but I could not find any

Re: [Flightgear-devel] airliner ditching miracle ... or not

2009-01-17 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: On Sat, Jan 17, 2009 at 6:00 PM, syd adams adams@gmail.com wrote: So, how about it? Who is serious about going down that road? I am , for one, which is why I dont get the apperent need to impress the general user community... I didn't think we were creating a game

Re: [Flightgear-devel] airliner ditching miracle ... or not

2009-01-17 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: On Sat, Jan 17, 2009 at 6:30 PM, John Denker j...@av8n.com wrote: On 01/17/2009 05:16 PM, Curtis Olson wrote: http://www.atcflightsim.com/index.html If I may be permitted to answer in kind: http://www.atcflightsim.com/pricing.html You are expecting

[Flightgear-devel] OSG error

2008-12-30 Thread John Wojnaroski
I recently setup a dual core 64-bit machine with FG-1.0 which works just fine. Now doing the same with a single core 64 bit machine. After instaling OSG-2.6.0 tried to run an example program and got the following error [cas...@rampart OpenSceneGraph]$ osgparticle Error: Unable to create

Re: [Flightgear-devel] 3D Clouds - patch and progress report

2008-10-28 Thread John Wojnaroski
Matthew Tippett wrote: For comparison, can anyone show some screenshots of MS FSX or X-Plane clouds? Regards... Matthew FWIW here are a few pics of a 737 sim we just delivered to NASA/HCSL at Ames. We'll be using FlightGear on a 64bit machine with OSG and a high end graphics system on

Re: [Flightgear-devel] 3D clouds - progress report·

2008-08-09 Thread John Wojnaroski
gerard robin wrote: On sam 9 août 2008, Ralf Gerlich wrote: Hi Stuart! Stuart Buchanan wrote: Just to keep everyone up to date on where I am with porting 3D clouds to FG OSG: http://www.nanjika.co.uk/flightgear/clouds.jpg Obviously there is still a lot of work to be done before they

Re: [Flightgear-devel] John Wojnaroski - 747 help please

2008-05-29 Thread John Wojnaroski
Gijs de Rooy wrote: Hello John, Thanks to Georg Vollnhals I found your emailadres, but becayse I didn't get an answer I try to reach you through the mailinglist. Sorry, I did not see your earlier post. Possible my spam filters may have blocked it. ATM, I'm very busy getting some software

[Flightgear-devel] FG on a 64bit dual core machine

2008-04-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Just finished putting together a dual-core 64 bit machine with Centos5.1 The FlightGear build and install was going just fine until trying to compile FlightGear ( the CVS version ) right at the start, the gl-info complained about not finding glut functions. Looking in /usr/include/GL and

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FG on a 64bit dual core machine

2008-04-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
) Curt will be getting a DVD of the 2-day proceedings. Might be worthwhile to post portions on the website. If anyone wants a complete set of all the proceedings, will be happy to copy and mail a DVD for the cost of handling and postage ($10.00 ???) John W. Georg Vollnhals wrote: John

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Trees

2008-04-14 Thread John Wojnaroski
Syd wrote: Vivian Meazza wrote: Behalf Of Syd Sent: 14 April 2008 08:03 To: FlightGear developers discussions Subject: Re: [Flightgear-devel] Trees John Wojnaroski wrote: My apologies to all the tree-huggers out there ;-) but how does one

[Flightgear-devel] Trees

2008-04-13 Thread John Wojnaroski
My apologies to all the tree-huggers out there ;-) but how does one disable all the trees? Great for mountains and forests scenery tiles; however last month when I was up at Ames don't recall all that lumber around the runway and know that NASA will not care for all the trees around KDFW when

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Multiple graphics card and displays on one machine

2008-03-14 Thread John Wojnaroski
Vikas N Kumar wrote: On Fri, Mar 14, 2008 at 7:47 PM, Vikas N Kumar [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I reinstalled FlightGear, SimGear, OpenSceneGraph from their respective CVS/SVN repositories and rebuilt everything successfully. However, SimGear required plib so I had to install plib as well and

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Multiple graphics card and displays on one machine

2008-03-13 Thread John Wojnaroski
Vikas N Kumar wrote: Hi I am sure this question has come up many times on this and the users mailing lists. I now have setup a machine with an AMD Athlon X2 4200+ dual core CPU, 2GB RAM, Slamd64 Linux and 2 NVIDIA Graphics cards (FX5200 PCI based Dual head and FX 8600 GTS PCI-E based dual head)

[Flightgear-devel] UFO and menus

2008-02-15 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi Curt, I started working on setting signs at KDFW and got stuck immediately :-( Started the UFO but the old style menus came up; not at all like the ones you used. Is there a property value to set for the menu? Using FG-1.0. Is that menu in the osg version only? Any tips/suggestions on

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Fwd: [Scale-announce] SCALE is this Weekend!

2008-02-05 Thread John Wojnaroski
that SCALE is this weekend in Los Angeles, CA (USA). I will be there with John Wojnaroski (http://www.lfstech.com) demoing his 747 simulator. If anyone is in the neighborhood, please stop by and say hi, we should be pretty easy to find! Just look for the big blue canopy and crowd ;-) Curt

[Flightgear-devel] Dihedral aero coefficients

2008-01-23 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Looking over a couple of xml aircraft files and aero numbers... Can any of you aero experts out there identify the coefficients that account for wing dihedral? I can't seem to find anything that would account for the difference in wing lift on left side versus right side thereby creating

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Nasal error with YASim aircraft having 4 fuel tanks

2008-01-07 Thread John Wojnaroski
LeeE wrote: On Monday 07 January 2008 18:24, LeeE wrote: On Monday 07 January 2008 11:07, Chris Metzler wrote: On Sun, 6 Jan 2008 23:00:22 + LeeE wrote: Can anyone else confirm this problem on the OSG cvs branch? Yes, I see it too, and have for at least a couple

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Nasal error with YASim aircraft having 4 fuel tanks [OFFLINE]

2008-01-07 Thread John Wojnaroski
Berndt, Jon S wrote: Unfortunately, the supporting code is not part of the JSBSim baseline so it is impossible to see how it works , although it has been submitted a while back. You can see the supporting source changes by downloading the tar file of the code used at a Mathworks expo and will

[Flightgear-devel] Pressure altitude

2007-12-09 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, have come across an interesting problem (maybe) Looking at data coming across the opengc socket interface. in 0.9.10 the pressure altitude is reported as 29.9069 in the 0.9.11-pre2 it is reported as 5.32503e-315 in the CVS osg head it is reported as 29.9017 Need to dig further, but

Re: [Flightgear-devel] dual head problem

2007-12-03 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, did you run configure with--enable-osgviewer ? JW jean pellotier wrote: Hi all I tryed to run flightgear cvs-OSG using two displays, running two X instances (different resolution) and when I start flightgear in a terminal on the second display, it always start on the fist one. The

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Informal version number poll

2007-11-30 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: I say it's go time. :-) Curt. I say go with 0.9.11. And for those worried about that number, work extra hard updating/improving the code so we can then quickly move to 0.9.12 :-) Or better still, start a new versioning system with OSG. JW

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FlightGear prerelease

2007-11-29 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi Durk, looking over my logs, there was quite a bit of traffic downloading the pre-release version of FG and the base files. Glad I could help. Do you want to continue with this arrangement or has Curt had a chance to setup the ftp server for you? If not I can give you ftp access and

[Flightgear-devel] Scale6X

2007-11-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Flightgear at Scale this year will be either the OSG version or 0.9.11. We're trying to negotiate for a bit more space and power to set up three large scale screens. Curt posted a notice to the upcoming events regards the show. Joysticks? We don't need no stickin' joysticks ;-) The

[Flightgear-devel] Mirror site

2007-11-22 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, The pre-release tar files have been uploaded to an alternate site for the interim to relieve the load on Durk's machine. Files are at http://www.lfstech.com/pub/flightgear or ftp://www.lfstech.com/pub/flightgear. Should also be quite a bit faster. JW

[Flightgear-devel] Default glider model

2007-11-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Running OSG-2.2 and FG cvs... After turning off all the models, panels, views, etc, I'm left with the default yellow-green glider model in the scene. Does one have to set the view or eyepoint in front of the model to make it disappear or is there a more correct way to eliminate the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Default glider model

2007-11-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
Vivian Meazza wrote: John Wojnaroski Sent: 18 November 2007 16:15 To: FlightGear developers discussions Subject: [Flightgear-devel] Default glider model Hi, Running OSG-2.2 and FG cvs... After turning off all the models, panels, views, etc, I'm left with the default yellow-green glider

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Default glider model

2007-11-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
Melchior FRANZ wrote: * John Wojnaroski -- Sunday 18 November 2007: Vivian Meazza wrote: model pathModels/Geometry/null.ac/path /model Cannot find model file /usr/local/FlightGear-osg/data/Aircraft/747-200/Models/Geometry

[Flightgear-devel] Frame rate drops

2007-11-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Having a strange problem with the latest osg version. Upon startup, the initial frame rate sitting on the runway at KSFO is around 27fps, not bad for the older Nvidia graphic boards currently in the system. With multiple cameras and monitors (3) it drops to around 15fps, marginal but

Re: [Flightgear-devel] And again: VATSIM and FG?

2007-09-17 Thread John Wojnaroski
Jon Stockill wrote: Curtis Olson wrote: 2. In terms of who does the interfacing work, us or them. I think that boils down to who benefits. I suspect that the FlightGear users will have a bigger benefit from getting access to the vatsim world than visa versa. Based on what I've seen on

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Particle Systems

2007-09-02 Thread John Wojnaroski
Detlef Faber wrote: Am Samstag, den 01.09.2007, 22:24 +0100 schrieb Vivian Meazza: ... I'm with you on this one John, except I can't see how to integrate that solution, or the particle solution with the weather radar. But perhaps some real expert can ... I'm working on an idea using

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Particle Systems

2007-09-02 Thread John Wojnaroski
Tim Moore wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Harald JOHNSEN wrote: Vivian Meazza wrote: John Wojnaroski ... I've yet to see a system that IMHO tops what Mark Harris did a few years ago part of his doctoral thesis. See http://www.lfstech.com/img

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Particle Systems

2007-09-02 Thread John Wojnaroski
AnMaster wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA512 John Wojnaroski wrote: I've yet to see a system that IMHO tops what Mark Harris did a few years ago part of his doctoral thesis. See http://www.lfstech.com/img/sfo_clouds.jpg. Another thing, in that picture

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Particle Systems

2007-09-01 Thread John Wojnaroski
I've yet to see a system that IMHO tops what Mark Harris did a few years ago part of his doctoral thesis. See http://www.lfstech.com/img/sfo_clouds.jpg. Someone made a decision a few years ago to replace rather than improve. Think we all lost a very promising implementation, but there might

[Flightgear-devel] Callback problem??

2007-08-18 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Working with the latest CVS from Flightgear and OSG-2.1.5. Seeing this message repeating over and over...and over. Also did a cvs update on the data. Using the 737-300 aircraft model at the moment Cannot find image file Cannot find image file Cannot find image file Cannot

[Flightgear-devel] Compile error

2007-08-16 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, renderer.cxx: In member function `void FGRenderer::splashinit()': renderer.cxx:403: error: `setUpdateVisitor' undeclared (first use this function) renderer.cxx:403: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once for each function it appears in.) renderer.cxx: In static

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Gas turbine engines modeling

2007-08-09 Thread John Wojnaroski
Ulrik Hjort wrote: Hi, On the goal/wish list gas turbine engine modeling is mentioned. Anyone who know the status on this project ? I'm interested in this topic but will not jump into it before I know what the status is. Anyone already started on it ? I use a gas turbine model for the 747

[Flightgear-devel] Remote freezing

2007-07-25 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, I'm looking for a way to pause/unpause Flightgearfrom a remote workstation either via an ssh/telnet command string (ssh preferred for security) or from a separate interactive bash script running on the same host. At the moment, my mind is drawing a complete blank and the docs don't seem

Re: [Flightgear-devel] [ANN] OSG - Improved Weather Radar

2007-06-15 Thread John Wojnaroski
Vivian Meazza wrote: embryo plans for adding ground echoes. We have yet to port 3D clouds to osg, so there is no weather to display on the osg version of wxradar. FWIW... Unfortunately, I won't have any time for about two or three months, but might suggest a relook at Mark Harris' code for

Re: [Flightgear-devel] [ANN] OSG - Improved Weather Radar

2007-06-15 Thread John Wojnaroski
Vivian Meazza wrote: John Sent: 15 June 2007 16:26 To: FlightGear developers discussions Subject: Re: [Flightgear-devel] [ANN] OSG - Improved Weather Radar Vivian Meazza wrote: embryo plans for adding ground echoes. We have yet to port 3D clouds to osg, so there is

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Static pressure

2007-06-04 Thread John Wojnaroski
oops, me bad.. think I found the problem. Forgot to load in the new scenery tiles for those locations Sorry about that, apologies all around John W. - This SF.net email is sponsored by DB2 Express Download DB2 Express C -

Re: [Flightgear-devel] John's position on combat simulation;

2007-05-13 Thread John Wojnaroski
Martin Spott wrote: John Wojnaroski wrote: Martin Spott wrote: Sorry, John, this has nothing to do with selective morality - as you allege. After reading these lines I'd say you have severe difficulties telling the difference between flying and shooting/killing. Ooo

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Data change log for next release

2007-05-12 Thread John Wojnaroski
John Wojnaroski wrote: The other thing I didn't notice mention of is the superb improvement in ground type representation in YASim which finally gives us water (with waves/swell) for seaplane operations and of course correct behaviour on other surfaces for other types of aircraft

Re: [Flightgear-devel] John's position on combat simulation; Was: Data change log for next release

2007-05-12 Thread John Wojnaroski
Martin Spott wrote: John Wojnaroski wrote: As Curt noted we've already crossed over into the twilight zone. If you're opposed to the idea then lets remove ALL models of military aircraft AND civilian derivatives and ALL operations that have a military/combat purpose (e.g: tacan, HUDs

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Data change log for next release

2007-05-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
The other thing I didn't notice mention of is the superb improvement in ground type representation in YASim which finally gives us water (with waves/swell) for seaplane operations and of course correct behaviour on other surfaces for other types of aircraft. I'm sure John W. will pick

[Flightgear-devel] Simgear updates for next release

2007-05-09 Thread John Wojnaroski
OK, here is the list of salient changes for the next release of Simgear. If I've missed any please let us know Redefined airport signage class to a more general class for all signs Added new commands to create signs More stringent header dependencies Sign emissive values settable via material

[Flightgear-devel] Frame rates

2007-05-03 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Is there any info/data on FG frame rates with OSG vis-a-vis previous plib versions running on comparable hardware? Running with the 23 Apr release of OSG and the latest FG/SG software I'm seeing frame rates around 22 fps. The same configuration at KSFO with plib and the 0.9.10 release

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Strange compile error

2007-05-01 Thread John Wojnaroski
msg to self ;-) problem is with neither distribution, just a dumb error on my part setting up the openGL libraries and include files. Sorry for the noise John John Wojnaroski wrote: Hi, I'm not sure where or who this problem belongs to, so posting to both groups Using Debian 'etch

[Flightgear-devel] Strange compile error

2007-04-30 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, I'm not sure where or who this problem belongs to, so posting to both groups Using Debian 'etch', linux-2.6.17, gcc-4.1. OSG is SVN from 23 Apr 07 and Simgear/FlightGear is latest CVS as of 27 Apr 07. Initial build went just fine on all programs and flightgear program came up just fine.

[Flightgear-devel] Compile error

2007-04-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
Downloaded the latest OSG version (23APR07) and latest flightgear source from CVS. Here is the error mesgs... make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/local/src/FlightGear/src/ATC' if g++ -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I. -I../../src/Include -I../.. -I../../src -I/usr/local/include -g -O2 -D_REENTRANT -MT

Re: [Flightgear-devel] CVS Base package

2007-04-25 Thread John Wojnaroski
Yes, that's it. :-) Thank you Georg John W. Vollnhals wrote: John Wojnaroski schrieb: Silly question follows After several months I finally found the time to do a new and fresh install of the latest OSG software and FlightGear. Build went just fine and now ready to run

[Flightgear-devel] FG segfault

2007-02-24 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi, Just did an update from cvs of the latest and greatest, build went just fine, but... at run time, the program segfaults after the welcome screen comes up. Before running down the halls screaming and setting my hair on fire, thought an update to the base package might be appropriate ;-)

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FG segfault

2007-02-24 Thread John Wojnaroski
It's been a while, I found it. JW John Wojnaroski wrote: Hi, Just did an update from cvs of the latest and greatest, build went just fine, but... at run time, the program segfaults after the welcome screen comes up. Before running down the halls screaming and setting my hair on fire

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Zero lag altimeter

2007-02-22 Thread John Wojnaroski
AJ MacLeod wrote: On Thursday 22 February 2007 13:28, John Denker wrote: Solving this problem is easy: I'd say so too... for exact values rather which don't rely on modelled instrumentation can't one just use the values provided under /position in the property tree? That would

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Flightgear remote modules

2007-02-13 Thread John Wojnaroski
Ralf Gerlich wrote: Hi, Rob Ratcliff wrote: You could use an event distribution (Pub/Sub) paradigm based on something like the CORBA Notification Service (Event Service), the CORBA property service, the newer Data Distribution Service (DDS) or something like the High Level Architecture

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Flightgear remote modules

2007-02-12 Thread John Wojnaroski
leee wrote: On Monday 12 February 2007 17:54, Jim Campbell wrote: Hi, Curtis has already hinted as to how the following may be done with his remote FDM. To my mind flightgear can be broken down into distinct plugin modules. There is the FDM, the external world visualisation,the cockpit input

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Flightgear and IVAO

2007-01-25 Thread John Wojnaroski
Pep Ribal wrote: What I'm asking to you is some help regarding communication between Flightgear and the client, which will have to produce an information flow between the simulator and the server, regarding weather, planes position, and so on. Hi Pep, Over the past few years we've tried

Re: [Flightgear-devel] altAlert problems

2007-01-22 Thread John Wojnaroski
Roy Vegard Ovesen wrote: On Sunday 21 January 2007 19:15, John Wojnaroski wrote: Likewise, not sure where you're going with this. ATC simply reports the current altimeter setting to the pilot. Above FL180 all altimeters are set to 29.92 or 1013. Encoding report aircraft altitude, otherwise

Re: [Flightgear-devel] altAlert problems

2007-01-21 Thread John Wojnaroski
Roy Vegard Ovesen wrote: On Sunday 21 January 2007 17:42, Martin Spott wrote: Roy Vegard Ovesen wrote: I asked on the developer list if anyone knew how ATC converted from pressure altitude to altitude, because I think that would be the correct way to do it. Does anyone know? How

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Idea: VOR/ILS/NDB Emergency Localizer

2007-01-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: On 1/10/07, Martin Spott [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yup, this is not really new to me as I've been already trying different yokes and rudder pedals with different simulated C172's. This is why I was asking for the type of the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Forums?

2006-11-28 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: Now that I am hosting the FlightGear web site with a commercial hosting service, it becomes quite easy to setup online forums using phpBB2. I know our development culture is built around mailing lists. I'm sure the FlightGear community will be decisively split

Re: [Flightgear-devel] real-time data

2006-11-26 Thread John Wojnaroski
Vikas N Kumar wrote: Hi All I need some help in collecting real-time data from FlightGear while the aircraft is being flown. I will need it when I interface it with hardware for instrument panels etc. Could someone point where I could look for some info on this ? Either in the source code or in

Re: [Flightgear-devel] C/C++ code to interface with FlightGear

2006-11-22 Thread John Wojnaroski
Melchior FRANZ wrote: * Curtis Olson -- Tuesday 21 November 2006 18:22: Does anyone have any sample C/C++ code that will interface with FlightGear's --telnet interface? What about ./scripts/example/fgfsclient.{c,cxx} ? You might take a look at Chap 15, page 589 in UNIX Network

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Cockpit builders USB interface

2006-11-19 Thread John Wojnaroski
IMHO sounds a like a bit of a forced fit for a limited capability... OTH I've built a board for the 747 project that provides input/output for 128 discrete static switches, 64 momentary switches, 16 rotary encoders, and drivers 128 LEDs and/or 16 numeric 7-segment LED displays. It all fits on

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Cockpit builders USB interface

2006-11-19 Thread John Wojnaroski
Hi Martin, I think I have just what your looking for and can help you. Have a prototype board I just finished for interfacing my throttles on the 747 project. I'll also be using it for the flight yoke, rudders, toe brakes, spoilers, etc It provides eight A/D channels with a 12 bit data word

[Flightgear-devel] Success

2006-11-19 Thread John Wojnaroski
Okay, enough fun for one day.. Flightgear cvs built and runs with OpenSceneGraph cvs. Looks like around 40fps out of KSFO Thanks for all the help JW - Take Surveys. Earn Cash. Influence the Future of IT Join

Re: [Flightgear-devel] GPL Violation?

2006-11-17 Thread John Wojnaroski
Didier Fabert wrote: this page is very interesting http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-violation.html i understand that if we think there is a gpl violation, we must write to them at [EMAIL PROTECTED] they know if it's a violation or not ! regards True, but ultimately it becomes the obligation

Re: [Flightgear-devel] GPL Violation?

2006-11-16 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: Someone just directed me to the following ebay vendor selling FlightGear. http://cgi.ebay.com.au/Realistic-Professional-Aviation-Flight-Simulator_W0QQitemZ260053619883QQihZ016QQcategoryZ80336QQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem At first glance I thought, no big deal, just another person

Re: [Flightgear-devel] updated OpenSceneGraph

2006-11-15 Thread John Wojnaroski
Tim Moore wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Mathias Fröhlich wrote: Some have asked if flightgear works with OpenSceneGraph CVS HEAD. I do not yet use the CVS version. But with that ac3d reader checkin from yesterday it might be worth a try. It does work

Re: [Flightgear-devel] press_ihg in net_ctrls.hxx

2006-11-14 Thread John Wojnaroski
Thomas Biwer wrote: Doug, thank you for your help. yeah, might be your right. Anyhow, if this is the case I have no idea how to get the pressure measurement information out of flightgear... thomas, probably this variable holds the pressure setting, and not the pressure measure

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Build problem

2006-11-12 Thread John Wojnaroski
Mathias Fröhlich wrote: On Friday 10 November 2006 19:28, John Wojnaroski wrote: Frederic Bouvier wrote: Quoting John Wojnaroski : Understand we still need plib, the openal stuff; what about Simgear? will the latest released version work or is it best to get the latest cvs

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Build problem

2006-11-12 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: I think you will need at least libjpeg-devel and giflib-devel. giflib-devel is the one I hit which wasn't installed by default on fedora. Curt. Right, I knew that ;-), Should have had my morning coffee first, before trying something more complicated than walking...

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Build problem

2006-11-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
Martin Spott wrote: John Wojnaroski wrote: Downloaded a fresh CVS copy to try out the updates to the OSG port. [...] About the only strange, quirky thing is that when untarring the file, getting a warning msg regards time stamp set to the epoch on some of the files. Am I grabbing

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Build problem

2006-11-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
Curtis Olson wrote: On 11/10/06, John Wojnaroski [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Downloaded a fresh CVS copy to try out the updates to the OSG port. An earlier first attempt built and segfaulted when loading the c172. After getting the fresh tar

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Build problem

2006-11-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
John Wojnaroski wrote: Curtis Olson wrote: On 11/10/06, John Wojnaroski [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Downloaded a fresh CVS copy to try out the updates to the OSG port. An earlier first attempt built and segfaulted when loading the c172. After

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Build problem

2006-11-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
Frederic Bouvier wrote: Quoting John Wojnaroski : Understand we still need plib, the openal stuff; what about Simgear? will the latest released version work or is it best to get the latest cvs version? This is mandatory in any case. FlightGear and SimGear should match. OK, after

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Build problem

2006-11-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
Georg Vollnhals wrote: John Wojnaroski schrieb: Frederic Bouvier wrote: Quoting John Wojnaroski : Understand we still need plib, the openal stuff; what about Simgear? will the latest released version work or is it best to get the latest cvs version

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FG-OSG

2006-11-10 Thread John Wojnaroski
Justin Smithies wrote: Tried installing OSG as instructed by your emails and maked and installed in the correct order. But make on the openproducer just threw up this error ? HELP Version' ../../../lib/Linux32/libosgProducer.so: undefined reference to

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