[Flightgear-devel] B-1B easter update

2010-03-29 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Thanks very much for updating last time, I really appreciate that. Now could someone please update the B-1B to the more recent version: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz News/updates: Major update - terrain following script rewritten - guided ordonance system

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2010-01-22 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Could someone please update the B-1B to the more actual version (for fg 2.0) below: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz Changes/News: - FDM adjustments - compatibility with upcoming 2.0 release - cockpit improvements - free falling ordonance removed Thanks in

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2008-12-10 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Could someone please apply the new version of the bone: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz Changes/News: - weapon dialogs introduced - textures added - target display added - guided weapons system introduced - automated launch system - sniper pod added (can be

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Further 3D Clouds updates

2008-11-26 Thread Markus Zojer
Well, just tested, very nice, I withnessed an improvement in performance. My specs: Athlon XP2000, 768MB ram, NVidia FX 5900 @ 1680x1050 (system: linux with nvidia drivers), no AA Using: sg + fg cvs, OSG 2.7.5; everything enabled, custom settings, using metar, no ai/mp planes around Startup:

[Flightgear-devel] bugs on current fg cvs/osg

2008-11-25 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! I don't know if you are aware of the 2 described bugs so I drop a short note. I am using latest sg/fg cvs with OSG 2.7.5(svn) and boost 1.34.1. 1.) Mouseclicks on terrain only register in the vicinity of the aircraft (lets say 30ft), this narrows eg. the object placement

Re: [Flightgear-devel] heads up: Boost dependency

2008-11-19 Thread Markus Zojer
Martin Spott wrote: Alex Romosan wrote: Tim Moore writes: FlightGear now has a dependency on the Boost library header files. See boost.org or your favorite distribution. I built against version 1.34, but the latest (1.37) should be fine too. something broke with

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2008-08-24 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Would someone please be so kind and apply the snapshot below? Thanks in advance. http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz In folder B-1B/Models please delete the following files: bone.rgb cp.rgb Updates are: - Cockpit/WSO cabin improvements (pilots and seats captured

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2008-08-24 Thread Markus Zojer
Ah sorry, forgot them when copying the files over from the f-14. Now they are included within the downloadable file or get them at: Aircraft/F-14/f-14b/Models/Cockpit Thanks for your work, Markus Martin Spott wrote: Hi Markus, Markus Zojer wrote: http://homepage.univie.ac.at

Re: [Flightgear-devel] startup position

2008-05-02 Thread Markus Zojer
The simplest solution would be to allow defining an offset that's by default 0, and let fgfs add that to the reference point for positioning. m. Since the existing preset/offset seems not to be designed for that, I strongly suggest to follow syds proposal to change the value to -30 as it

Re: [Flightgear-devel] startup position

2008-05-02 Thread Markus Zojer
I wouldn't want a helicopter placed 30 m away from the edge of a helipad. Ah, I forgot about the helipads, how could I ;) What's wrong with using a property that defaults to 5, and that aircraft developers can set to whatever they feel like? I guess nothing, that sounds good to

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Aircraft start up postion issue.

2008-05-01 Thread Markus Zojer
Just discovered that this can also be solved individually for every aircraft. Inject within the sim/sim tags of the -set.xml file: presets offset-distance type=float-0.024/offset-distance /presets The unit for offset distance is nm and a negative number moves the aircraft to the runway. This

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Aircraft start up postion issue.

2008-04-30 Thread Markus Zojer
, Markus Zojer wrote: Hi all! This issue still exists. The YASim FDM places the datum of the aircraft at the end of the runway as startup position, which means that all aircraft with datum=nose start behind the runway. Maybe we should use the CG of the aircraft as reference point or calculate

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Aircraft start up postion issue.

2008-04-29 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! This issue still exists. The YASim FDM places the datum of the aircraft at the end of the runway as startup position, which means that all aircraft with datum=nose start behind the runway. Maybe we should use the CG of the aircraft as reference point or calculate some offset to the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2008-04-25 Thread Markus Zojer
Hello there! Could someone apply that? Thanks in advance, Markus Markus Zojer wrote: Hi Curt! Some updates to the bone, would you be so kind to apply it? http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B0013.tar.gz Thanks in advance, Markus

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2008-04-17 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi Curt! Some updates to the bone, would you be so kind to apply it? http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B0013.tar.gz Thanks in advance, Markus - This SF.net email is sponsored by the 2008 JavaOne(SM)

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2008-03-04 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Some improvements: -- first off: Thanks to pauljs75 we have a decent exterior model nowSmile remodeled the nose/cockpit section a bit, and textured some parts -- improved radar, now MP planes within +/-1000ft appear orange; below green, above blue -- rewritten terrain following system

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Object avoidance

2008-02-17 Thread Markus Zojer
. Markus Zojer has used this technique for the TFA functions in the B-1B. I had a look at it and experimented with it when I wanted to add TFA to a couple of aircraft I've done - it's a very appealing approach because it's almost like simulating a real radar. I had a play

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Object avoidance

2008-02-17 Thread Markus Zojer
being microwave photons in that case) Hehe, yes. Except that ours don't come back. And I'm not sure if they collide with static/random buildings. They hardly do with trees. Hmm ... cows? m. Markus Zojer has used

[Flightgear-devel] fg homepage issues

2008-02-12 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! It is currently not possible to download aircraft from the fg website, as download main program links to download aircraft. and onother issue: also the aircraft images on www.flightgear.org/Downloads/ are broken. Images are linked to http://www.flightgear.org/Downloads/737-300.jpg bit

[Flightgear-devel] rain sound

2008-02-07 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Since I found none, here some rain sound (to be put in /Sounds): http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/rain_canopy.wav and the corresponding code for the sound.xml: rain namerain/name modelooped/mode pathSounds/rain_canopy.wav/path condition

[Flightgear-devel] memory leak head branch

2008-01-16 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi everyone, A memory leak ran over me with fg + sg cvs/OSG 2.3.1 using SDL/osgviewer. It accumulates about 200mb/ 10 min, until your memory and swap is full, despite the 15mb/10min of the unleaked version. I narrowed the search: with fg + sg cvs from 5th of jan. there is no leak, while it is

[Flightgear-devel] rain view

2007-12-04 Thread Markus Zojer
Hallo all! I have created some sample rain/snow usable with flightgear osg, viewable only from cockpit view. Currently it is linked with the B-1B, but I would like to bind it to view 0, in order to be usable with any aircraft. Here I ran into some problem: Models are added at model.ac datum

Re: [Flightgear-devel] rain view

2007-12-04 Thread Markus Zojer
that rain and snow would not work in external view, or co-pilot view and so on? Rain and snow should work in all views in my opinion. Markus Zojer wrote: Hallo all! I have created some sample rain/snow usable with flightgear osg, viewable only from cockpit view. Currently it is linked

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2007-11-28 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Major B-1B update, please apply the whole folder since almost all files are updated. B-1B file is located in subfolder; http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B0011.tar.gz Thanks, markus - SF.Net email

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2007-11-28 Thread Markus Zojer
SydSandy wrote: On Wed, 28 Nov 2007 19:07:13 +0100 gerard robin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On mer 28 novembre 2007, Markus Zojer wrote: Hi all! Major B-1B update, please apply the whole folder since almost all files are updated. B-1B file is located in subfolder; http

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Nimitz operation menu items

2007-11-21 Thread Markus Zojer
Very nice! I am waiting for the mp-nimitz badly ;-) Just one idea: is it possible to add some knots of headwind to the scene while overwriting the current metar info, I think that would add some realism to the scene. fly on, markus Bohnert Paul wrote: Hi all, I propose adding two items to

Re: [Flightgear-devel] OSG spotlights

2007-11-20 Thread Markus Zojer
Markus Zojer написал(a): Hi there! Maybe I missed something, but under OSG/opengl it should be able to create up to 8 light sources. Please, read this first: http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=200610270754.15858.Mathias.Froehlich%40gmx.net

[Flightgear-devel] OSG spotlights

2007-11-18 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi there! Maybe I missed something, but under OSG/opengl it should be able to create up to 8 light sources. I used some simple osg code to generate a spotlight but it works only if I define it as light_num 0, which corresponds the GL_LIGHT0 of opengl I suppose, and this setting causes generic

Re: [Flightgear-devel] OSG spotlights

2007-11-18 Thread Markus Zojer
have ambient light and some sort of spotlight (wich I had to adjust a bit) now. Not sure if it breaks anything, was just a quick shot ;-) fly on, markus Markus Zojer wrote: Hi there! Maybe I missed something, but under OSG/opengl it should be able to create up to 8 light sources. I used

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2007-11-15 Thread Markus Zojer
? !-- B-1B set file. 2007-5-10 Markus Zojer -- PropertyList sim startup splash-textureAircraft/B-1B/bone.rgb/splash-texture /startup flight-modelyasim/flight-model

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2007-11-13 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi all! Please update the B-1B in CVS with the one found at that link: (just update the whole folder) http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz New improvements (OSG only) - Terrain following system - Terrain avoidance system - New/updated panels - Some experimental eyecandy

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2007-11-13 Thread Markus Zojer
: On Nov 13, 2007 10:52 AM, Markus Zojer [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Sorry for the noise, but it seems that the old files were not updated, only new ones added. I have no idea how the update system works, but u could just delete the old folder

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2007-11-13 Thread Markus Zojer
Excellent, thanks again, Markus Curtis Olson wrote: Ok, I see what I did ... my mistake ... I inadvertently ran the commit from the Models directory, not the top level. Sorry about that. These files should be there now. Regards, Curt. On Nov 13, 2007 12:03 PM, Markus Zojer [EMAIL

[Flightgear-devel] subsystem timing alert

2007-11-13 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi everyone! Updated flightgear/simgear cvs today (with use of an about 2 months old OSG installation) and when using the B-1B I get: Subsystem Timing Alert : 11438 ai_model Subsystem Timing Alert : 16946 replay Subsystem Timing Alert : 12484 replay Subsystem Timing Alert : 153750 replay

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1b update nr2 patch

2007-08-02 Thread Markus Zojer
Can someone please apply the little -diff file attached? It should target the bugs reported. Many thanks, Markus ? -d.diff Index: B-1B-set.xml === RCS file: /var/cvs/FlightGear-0.9/data/Aircraft/B-1B/B-1B-set.xml,v retrieving

[Flightgear-devel] B-1b update nr2

2007-08-01 Thread Markus Zojer
Sorry for the short interval, but I recognized not all files being updated correctly. - please apply -diff file (in attached folder) - copy sub_lancer.xml (also in attached folder) to folder Submodels - delete folder hsi in Models/Instruments-3d - delete smoke_puff.xml in folder Submodels

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1b update nr2

2007-08-01 Thread Markus Zojer
Melchior FRANZ wrote: * Markus Zojer -- Wednesday 01 August 2007: That should be all, hopefully everything works now. No, doesn't: Nasal runtime error: setprop() value is not string or number at $FG_ROOT/Aircraft/B-1B/Nasal/b1b.nas, line 359 That's because init_b1b

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1b update nr2

2007-08-01 Thread Markus Zojer
Melchior FRANZ wrote: OK, whatever it changes: it's a bug. The property dir is called /sim/*USER*/ for a reason. It's user stuff, not aircraft stuff. I for one have this call sign set in my $FG_HOME/preferences.xml, and I don't see why any aircraft should override my personal choice. Ok,

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B update

2007-07-30 Thread Markus Zojer
Hello World :-) Please commit the next version of the B-1, available for download here ( many files updated): http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz + Features a very basic and alpha terrain avoidance system, usable with terrain follow or alt hold: - switch on TER AVD -

[Flightgear-devel] Fuel Management

2007-07-30 Thread Markus Zojer
Hello everyone! Just a short question regarding fuel management: Are the following properties working: ?? controls/engines/engine/feed_tank controls/fuel/tank/to_engine controls/fuel/tank/to_tank Since I tried them with different values (int -1,0,1..) and got no results. Thanks, Markus

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B Lancer goes cvs

2007-07-11 Thread Markus Zojer
, AnMaster Melchior FRANZ wrote: * Markus Zojer -- Tuesday 10 July 2007: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz start with --aircraft=B-1B Thanks, committed. I changed the line endings in one file from DOS to UNIX, made absolute paths

Re: [Flightgear-devel] B-1B Lancer goes cvs

2007-07-11 Thread Markus Zojer
forward. And instead of inner/outer-cone it should be inner/outer-angle. Maik Markus Zojer schrieb am 10.07.2007 16:29: Hello all! As promised a preview version of the bone for cvs. Can be downloaded here: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz start with --aircraft

[Flightgear-devel] B-1B Lancer goes cvs

2007-07-10 Thread Markus Zojer
Hello all! As promised a preview version of the bone for cvs. Can be downloaded here: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-1B.tar.gz start with --aircraft=B-1B Some feedback about the FDM would be nice, since I never flew the bone :-) Fly on, Markus

[Flightgear-devel] c130

2007-05-09 Thread Markus Zojer
Hello to the makers of the c130! I really enjoy the flight with this plane, especially the 110kts landings :-) I noticed, that the sim model is not in sync with the 3d model, so I changed Models/c130.xml to pathc130.ac/path offsets x-m 17.0 /x-m (was 0) y-m 0.0 /y-m z-m -2.8 /z-m

[Flightgear-devel] limited flap usage

2007-05-04 Thread Markus Zojer
Hi everyone! Just discovered that flaps seem to be usable just for 1 time, it's possible to extend and to retract but then they refuse any further commands via keyboard. Can anyone verify this? I am using a 2 week old OSG/cvs build of flightgear and tested jsbsim(c130) and yasim(b-52)

[Flightgear-devel] Generic aar.nas/AI properties

2007-03-29 Thread Markus Zojer
Hello all! First off, when linking the B-2(yasim) to the generic aar.nas I experienced a constant switching of the engines/out-of-fuel property which unsurprisingly results in low thrust. Could this be related to the broken fuel-consumed-lbs property (of yasim?) that is jumping around close

Re: [Flightgear-devel] no more AAR.nas, please!

2007-02-28 Thread Markus Zojer
Melchior FRANZ wrote: * alexis bory -- Tuesday 27 February 2007: Ok, I promise to sort out the A-10's specifics function from aar.nas :) Excellent. Let's work together on one copy (Aircraft/Generic/aar.nas) and make it the best possible. BTW: I think about moving the whole

[Flightgear-devel] B-2 update

2007-02-26 Thread Markus Zojer
Please update the B-2 folder to the new version, as almost all files have been updated. We have now flymodes, new instruments and more. Download here: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/markus.zojer/fgfs/B-2.tar.gz Thanks, Markus

[Flightgear-devel] B-2 Spirit

2007-02-06 Thread Markus Zojer
Hello everyone! I was in the mood to create a beast, the B-2, consisting of 3D model, FDM and some stolen cockpit panels. Some autopilot functions are misused for stabilizing the bird if you want to prevent your controls from overstress. Since it is a bit annoying not to see other aircraft in