Re: [Flightgear-devel] Hello? Is anyone listening?

2002-01-06 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 5 Jan 2002 15:31:24 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Well, from _my_ point of view (aka PLIB and SimGear from CVS on Debian) it builds fine ... and has done for months. Can someone please give me an opinion on these, even if it's 'shut up

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Hello? Is anyone listening?

2002-01-06 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sunday 6 January 2002 17:55, you wrote: On Sun, 2002-01-06 at 16:32, Arnt Karlsen wrote: ..does RedHat 7.1 or 7.2 compile FG from csv? Does anyone know of an how-to etc to do the above? Ross? And, does anyone support Red Hat on FG and vice versa? (I've heard of people flying FG

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Hello? Is anyone listening?

2002-01-06 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sunday 6 January 2002 21:49, David Megginson wrote: Christian Mayer writes: Anyway, FGFS and SimGear via CVS is ok, even with a pay-per-minute ISDN line (used to do that a few times). But I'd get the basepackage normally. I wouldn't recommend that ... the JSBSim formats, in

Re: [Flightgear-devel] OpenAL

2002-01-07 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Monday 7 January 2002 06:40, throttle1000 wrote: First, the obvious solution is not to run 1.2.x ... after all, the 1.4 series has been released stable. I am not running any version since it cannot even be downloaded! This bug was there 1/2 year ago! Second, from memory (back when I

Re: [Flightgear-devel] OpenAL

2002-01-08 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tuesday 8 January 2002 00:59, throttle1000 wrote: Dear Whatever, for 2000 Euro/h I will do it for you :- JOJ ..dear throttle1000, for 1000 US$ per hour, I would be _pleased_ to to this job for you. ;-) ..dear throttle1000, or is it JOJ? First, my name is Arnt, not Whatever.

[arnt@c2i.net: Re: [Flightgear-devel] Breaking OpenGL's hold to ease debugging]

2002-01-22 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On 18.Jan.2002 23:46 Arnt Karlsen wrote: On Fri, 18 Jan 2002 10:50:44 +0100 Erik Hofman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Just my 2 Euro ct. (Sorry Arnt ;) ) .as a coding member in an itzy bitzy wee part of our great continent, the cradle of mankind, spanning from Cape Town well past Vladivostok

Re: [Flightgear-devel] DC3 3D Model

2002-01-22 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 18 Jan 2002 13:20:50 -0500 Jeff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, I have been working on a 3d model for the DC3. You can check it out on my web page. Sorry, not too far along with it. The only reason I picked the DC3 was that I had some outline drawings of it. But I think the drawings

Re: [Flightgear-devel] ummm...anyone read this?

2002-01-22 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 18 Jan 2002 09:48:17 -0800 Andy Ross [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: David Megginson wrote: Jim Wilson writes: The values I have to able to set per aircraft (to start with) are: min_climb_speed, best_climb_speed, target_climb_rate, and something which for lack of a

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Turbine engines in FGFS?

2002-02-19 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 06 Feb 2002 10:36:55 +0100 Erik Hofman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: matthew law wrote: I can provide these as .wav, .au, or .mp3 files. MP3 would be better for me to distribute as I am only on a modem at home. Preferably not mp3. I'd rather have 22Khz than mp3 bacause it removes

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FlightGear Priorities

2002-02-19 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On 19 Feb 2002 15:13:13 -0800, Tony Peden [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 1014160393.3607.7.camel@raptor: On Tue, 2002-02-19 at 15:48, Gene Buckle wrote: Yep and some of the most important code ever written is designed for fun...and to impress the user. It would be great to have

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Temperature and air pressure

2002-02-23 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 22 Feb 2002 15:29:18 -0800, Andy Ross [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: David Megginson wrote: I've added two new properties tied to the FGEnvironment class (you'll see these only if you compile with --with-new-environment):

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Tower view

2002-02-24 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 23 Feb 2002 13:29:48 -0600, Michael Selig [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: At 2/23/02, you wrote: * [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Boslough, Mark B) [2002.02.22 18:40]: Is there no longer a tower view option? 0.7.8 could toggle from pilot to chase to tower view, I

Re: [Flightgear-devel] OpenGL/Plib rotation

2002-02-24 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 23 Feb 2002 14:11:59 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I'm having a mental block right now, and would appreciate help on a simple question. How do I rotate an object (in raw OpenGL or preferable, plib/ssg) around a point other than the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FG/Opengc Interface

2002-02-25 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 25 Feb 2002 08:33:03 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Andy Ross writes: The effect is happening because the aircraft isn't consuming fuel. If you take off at full tanks, you never get any lighter. A real aircraft would have

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FG/Opengc Interface

2002-02-25 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 25 Feb 2002 16:17:29 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Arnt Karlsen writes: ..another point you guys may be aware of, is that some jets (military only?) tank _cold_ (40-50 Centigrades below zero) fuel, this allows burning off fuel

[Flightgear-devel] Re: Landing gear vibrations: some questions

2002-02-25 Thread Arnt Karlsen
..on Sat, 23 Feb 2002 15:42:11 +0100, Lorenzo Scaldaferro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED] in newsgroup: rec.aviation.simulators: ..first, I need to apologize for showing bad form in responding by separate emails too, and for posting this onto the www.flightgear.org

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Animated C172

2002-02-26 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tue, 26 Feb 2002 11:19:13 -0600 (CST), Curtis L. Olson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: David Megginson writes: I haven't added a tab object to the 3-D model yet, but I'd like to understand more about how it actually works first (ditto for elevator and rudder

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Animated C172

2002-02-26 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tue, 26 Feb 2002 12:29:35 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Alex Perry writes: The position of the elevator is a force balance, consisting of the aero force on the elevator, the aero force on the tab and the muscle force on the yoke.

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Animated C172

2002-02-26 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tue, 26 Feb 2002 18:51:05 +0100, Arnt Karlsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: ..the PA 28/Piper Cherokee family use an all moving elevator, with an anti-servo tab, to _add_ stick forces for pilot feedback. This tab also serve as a trim tab. ..the Piper Cubs use

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Model Performance and dc3 donuts

2002-03-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 27 Feb 2002 06:05:18 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: John Check writes: Hey David, I was thinking of getting another controller, what was that one you recommended? I use a Logitech WingMan RumblePad. It is USB-based and has two

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: DC-3 model now animated

2002-03-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 28 Feb 2002 13:33:52 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Tony Peden writes: All of my experience is with jets, what exactly are cowl flaps? They're flaps around the front of the nacelle -- when you open them, ...typically behind the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Surface Positions (almost there)

2002-03-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On 01 Mar 2002 11:45:36 -0800, Tony Peden [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 1015011936.2147.66.camel@raptor: On Fri, 2002-03-01 at 08:05, Jon S Berndt wrote: On Fri, 1 Mar 2002 07:15:14 -0800 (PST) Tony Peden [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Will we need to do this with flaps, slats,

Re: [Flightgear-devel] idea ... (?)

2002-03-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 8 Mar 2002 13:42:33 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: John Wojnaroski writes: I also think that I know *too much* about the details of the aero and that pilots who don't have an in-depth understanding of aero engineering can

..spam accusations, was: [Flightgear-devel] ATC

2002-03-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 25 Feb 2002 17:15:19 +0100, Arnt Karlsen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Mon, 25 Feb 2002 11:00:29 -, D Luff [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 3C7A194D.20505.3A7A8A4@localhost: None of this is going to appear very quickly (unless someone else

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Model Performance and dc3 donuts

2002-03-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 14 Mar 2002 13:24:09 -0500, John Check [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Sunday 10 March 2002 03:20 pm, you wrote: On Wed, 27 Feb 2002 06:05:18 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: John Check writes: Hey

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Anyone recognize this problem?

2002-03-17 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 16 Mar 2002 18:15:41 -0500, William Earnest [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Hello, Wound up rearranging some hardware, and am trying to move FlightGear to a faster machine. Sytem is based on RH-7.1 as was the previous, but with a

Re: [Flightgear-devel] ARGGHHH !

2002-03-17 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 17 Mar 2002 07:27:07 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Alex Perry writes: Fair enough. I certainly overengineered props.[ch]xx, in anticipation of all kinds of sophisticated stuff that people never bothered doing. I've been

Re: [Flightgear-devel] ARGGHHH !

2002-03-17 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 17 Mar 2002 14:03:31 -0500, Norman Vine [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 001801c1cde6$6f3e2380$a300a8c0@nhv: hence my suggestion to find a set of settings for one of the 'beautifiers' that the code is run through, this way everyone can work on the code formatted in their prefered

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Debian can wait

2002-03-17 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 17 Mar 2002 13:42:32 -0800, Greg Long [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: 7.2 should have the gcc update that 7.0 didn't have but I'll check it if I have any trouble. ..beware, there are 2 gcc's in RH72: [arnt@lana arnt]$ rpm -q gcc gcc3 gcc-2.96-98 gcc3-3.0.4-1

Re: [Flightgear-devel] OT: SuSE new release ad page

2002-03-18 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 18 Mar 2002 02:27:03 +0100 (CET), Martin Spott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Interesting note, the top item on the list, Racer is not GPL or anything close to opensource ( see http://www.racer.nl/legal.htm ). I totally forgot Are you (Alex) using

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Bug with c310

2002-03-20 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 20 Mar 2002 09:32:22 +0100 (CET), Martin Spott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: One other nit: retracting the gear while sitting on the runway doesn't work like it should. :-) I'm happy that is works as it does now, because I don't get an airplane crash

Re: [Flightgear-devel] OT: SuSE new release ad page

2002-03-20 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 20 Mar 2002 09:29:39 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I totally forgot Are you (Alex) using an Nvidia graphics board ? Occasionally; the E-machines chassis I support for demo usage at LWCE SFO, for example, has a TNT2 card in

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Bruce Perens Street Map of USA

2002-03-20 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 21 Mar 2002 08:18:17 +1000, David Findlay [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 On Wed, 20 Mar 2002 22:31, you wrote: David Findlay writes: This might be of use to us. Could we include this sort of data in the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] JSBSim updates

2002-03-22 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 23 Mar 2002 18:10:34 -0600, Cameron Moore [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: * [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Jon S Berndt) [2002.03.23 17:52]: There are other applications that I have in mind: 1) A jet fighter with missile - the missile having its own guidance

..yawed OpenGL on 8 MB ATI mach64, was: [Flightgear-devel] Re: framerate 1/s

2002-03-22 Thread Arnt Karlsen
(This is also posted on usenet on comp.os.linux.x no.it.os.unix.linux.diverse) On Fri, 22 Mar 2002 23:37:46 +0100, Melchior FRANZ [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: PS: Of course,I get better framerates up to 40/s (without clouds/panel) insome areas (above the sea

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re : Publicity

2002-03-28 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 28 Mar 2002 08:20:09 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Danie Heath asks: I've got a friend who publishes an aviation magazine, and I was wondering what you outlook is on publicity ? Will it be alright for me to organize an article

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re : Publicity

2002-03-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 29 Mar 2002 18:02:30 +1100, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Simon Fowler) wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Thu, Mar 28, 2002 at 10:29:13PM -0800, Alex Perry wrote: ATI Technologies Inc 3D Rage IIC AGP (rev 122), 8 MB vram. PCI id is 1002:4757 or 1002:475a according to

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: Configurable mouse ready to go

2002-03-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 29 Mar 2002 07:52:01 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I don;t know. Maybe. I have been thinking of placing fgfs in the ~/.xinitrc to start FlightGear as a window manager. Has anybody tried it already, and if so, did it work?

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re : Publicity

2002-03-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 29 Mar 2002 07:49:11 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: ATI Technologies Inc 3D Rage IIC AGP (rev 122), 8 MB vram. PCI id is 1002:4757 or 1002:475a according to http://pciids.sourceforge.net/iii/?s=1i=1002 ..so, on the Mesa gear

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: Configurable mouse ready to go

2002-03-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 29 Mar 2002 19:04:42 +0100, Erik Hofman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Arnt Karlsen wrote: On Fri, 29 Mar 2002 07:52:01 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I don;t know. Maybe. I have been thinking

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Throttle movement squared

2002-03-30 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 30 Mar 2002 12:01:01 -0800, Andy Ross [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: As for the Right Thing analysis, though, we're basically SOL on that already. Real controls have forces that depend on things other than control position, and PC joysticks don't (well,

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: Configurable mouse ready to go

2002-03-30 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 30 Mar 2002 17:30:49 +, Alasdair Campbell [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Friday 29 March 2002 09:24, you wrote: Andy Ross wrote: Norman Vine wrote: I have always thought that FGFS development has been primarily aimed at a RAW OPENGL SURFACE

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re : Publicity

2002-03-30 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 31 Mar 2002 02:00:55 +1100, [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Simon Fowler) wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Fri, Mar 29, 2002 at 07:56:10PM +0100, Arnt Karlsen wrote: On Fri, 29 Mar 2002 09:36:47 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I'm

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Enhanced Magic Carpet

2002-03-30 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 30 Mar 2002 17:27:43 -0600, Jonathan Polley [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Since I spend most of my FlightGear time using the Magic Carpet FDM, I decided to make some minor tweaks. I have added the ability of the FDM to change its pitch and roll. This way

Re: ..yawed OpenGL on 8 MB ATI mach64, was: [Flightgear-devel] Re: framerate

2002-04-03 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 3 Apr 2002 00:41:26 +0200 (CEST), Martin Spott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: From: Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] I don't know whether the IIC has the Pro feature set (suspect not). If it does, the Mach64 driver of Utah-GLX works fine for me. You might

Re: ..yawed OpenGL on 8 MB ATI mach64, was: [Flightgear-devel] Re: framerate

2002-04-03 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 3 Apr 2002 15:03:17 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Wed, 3 Apr 2002 00:41:26 +0200 (CEST), Martin Spott [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: From: Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] I don't know whether

Re: [Flightgear-devel] YASIM/Viewer mismatch

2002-04-03 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 3 Apr 2002 17:16:31 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Jon S Berndt writes: I'm not sure I understand what you are saying, here. I will say, however, that if there is a viewpoint given for pilot eyepoint in a JSBSim config file it

Re: [Flightgear-devel] CTRL+U and JSBsim

2002-04-03 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 3 Apr 2002 21:31:43 -0600, Jon Berndt [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Curt hits the nail on the head --- I'd just like to continue on, and I... crashes. Yes, I could restart, but it would be easier to plow along with We'll be glad to honor any sane

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Moving carrier, and Repositioning questions

2002-04-05 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 4 Apr 2002 16:04:53 -0500, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: What about landing a helicopter on top of a moving train in a James Bond emulator? This is a nasty problem. I do think that it should be possible to locate the ssgVertexTable under

Re: [Flightgear-devel] glass cockpit

2002-04-05 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 4 Apr 2002 10:34:30 -0800, John Wojnaroski [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 000b01c1dc07$5bb19110$1902a8c0@COACH: Start flightgear in a seperate window with the socket option fgfs --opengc=socket,out,30,127.0.0.0.1,5800,udp (+whatever else you

Re: [Flightgear-devel] YASIM/Viewer mismatch

2002-04-05 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 4 Apr 2002 15:17:23 -, Jim Wilson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Jim Wilson writes: Err umm...what is it that won't be necessary? Using properties other than the /position ones. Right from the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] My First Flight

2002-04-06 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 6 Apr 2002 05:36:30 -0800 (PST), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Although I've said before that I wouldn't do it, Grin ... sounds like you had a good (and generic) intro flight. I had expected that in an introductory flight the instructor would

Re: [Flightgear-devel] RE: My First Flight

2002-04-08 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 8 Apr 2002 13:01:09 BST, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 20020408120149.CJOW18448.wmpmta03-app.mail-store.com@wmpmtavirtual: started the approach. She then said '...and this is how we slow down in a hurry'. Adjusting the prop RPM lever and throttle to get us from 145 knots to 80

Re: [Flightgear-devel] My Second Flight

2002-04-10 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 10 Apr 2002 20:22:41 -0400, John Check [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Wednesday 10 April 2002 04:26 pm, you wrote: Again, thanks everyone, w00T! Congrats David! g. Hear hear ..we have him hooked now. ;-) -- ..med vennlig hilsen = with

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Fw: Airspeeds?

2002-04-19 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On 19 Apr 2002 05:25:24 -0700, Tony Peden [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 1019219125.18988.16.camel@raptor: On Thu, 2002-04-18 at 17:57, John Wojnaroski wrote: - Original Message - From: John Wojnaroski To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 18, 2002 3:02 PM

..ot: aoulde gps, was: [Flightgear-devel] View problem

2002-04-19 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 19 Apr 2002 12:44:14 -0400, Norman Vine [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 000701c1e7c1$712a8180$a300a8c0@nhv: im Wilson writes: Norman Vine [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: That would do the trick. We'd need that anyway if we wanted to do an approximate model of a GPS some day.

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Presentation -- shuttle landing simulator

2002-04-25 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 25 Apr 2002 09:24:15 -0400, Dawn Ellis [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 003501c1ec5c$7ef33920$635dfea9@Roach: Hello everyone, Over the last academic year, I have been involved in working with FlightGear and JSBSIM to build a shuttle landing simulator for the Challenger Center

Re: [Flightgear-devel] UFO FDM is Running! (was: Enhanced Magic Carpet)

2002-04-25 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On 25 Apr 2002 12:29:10 -0500, Sydney Weidman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Thu, 2002-04-25 at 12:17, David Megginson wrote: Alex Perry writes: Are you going to do an interior view ? Do flying saucers have windows? Word has it they use Linux,

..why C++ and not C?, was: [Flightgear-devel] View Oddity Between MagicCarpet and JSBSim

2002-04-26 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 25 Apr 2002 23:11:25 -0500, Michael Selig [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I would not have to speculate if I knew what I need to know about c++ ... ..why _is_ FG written in C++ and not C? ..pointers to docs? ..merits of C that I see: the linux kernel is

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Movie

2002-04-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 29 Apr 2002 16:19:08 -, Jim Wilson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Marcio Shimoda [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: I want to make a movie with FG running, but I don't have a video card to capture the sequences I'm thinking in use the function to take

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Datatid

2002-04-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 29 Apr 2002 09:26:40 -0700 (PDT), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Make sure they realize that ... - while it's nice providing source for Linux and binaries for Windows, - what users _really_ want is the base package file - and what users _really_

Re: [Flightgear-devel] View Oddity Between MagicCarpet and JSBSim

2002-04-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 29 Apr 2002 17:30:49 -0700, Andy Ross [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Curtis L. Olson wrote: Andy, I think YASim has a bug. :-) YASim: 0.00 AGL 4.946215 ASL YASim is saying that the CG is exactly on the ground level

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Possible virus alert

2002-04-30 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tue, 30 Apr 2002 01:13:22 -0400, John Check [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I'm seeing some indications that one of our win32 people may be infected with W32.Klez. http:[EMAIL PROTECTED] This would be a good time to update virus dats and have a mcafee. ...and

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Propeller animation speed fix

2002-05-03 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 2 May 2002 23:23:53 -0500, Jon Berndt [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: This is ridiculous. dt is short for delta T. In a 100 Hz simulation, the corresponding dt is 0.04. For 120 Hz it's 0.00833. For people that do simulation for a living this is one of

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Gusting winds

2002-05-07 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 6 May 2002 16:42:26 -0700 (PDT), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: In real life, I've been having a hard time with my landings on the circuit ('suck' might be the most appropriate term). Minor suggestions ... (1) Ask to have a night lesson. The

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Attaching to the network interface

2002-05-09 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 09 May 2002 11:05:05 +1000, Bernie Bright [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Scott G. Miller wrote: I'm considering writing a scripting language interface to FlightGear to experiment with script driven weather and aircraft failure events. Is there a

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Attaching to the network interface

2002-05-10 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 9 May 2002 17:35:20 -0500 (CDT), Curtis L. Olson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Arnt Karlsen writes: On Thu, 09 May 2002 11:05:05 +1000, Bernie Bright [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Scott G. Miller wrote: I'm

Re: [Flightgear-devel] SI vs Imperial

2002-05-15 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 16 May 2002 08:26:15 +1000, David Findlay [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 200205152226.g4FMQHoN009406@tornado: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 As far as the SI vs. English units go, I restate my declared neutrality. While doing calculations *in* SI units is

Re: [Flightgear-devel] fgfs-base-0.7.10.zip

2002-05-15 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 15 May 2002 17:49:49 -0500 (CDT), Curtis L. Olson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Christian Mayer writes: Curtis L. Olson wrote: Would anyone be willing to create a zip version of the base package and post it some place where I can fetch it and put it

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Arnt's timezone

2002-05-16 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 16 May 2002 18:17:00 +0100, Julian Foad [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Arnt, your mail clock seems to be two hours in the past. Your message which I think you wrote just a few minutes ago says Date: Thu, 16 May 2002 17:12:41 +0200 but the time now is about

Re: [Flightgear-devel] latest CVS doesn't run on linux

2002-05-20 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 19 May 2002 15:34:52 -0300 (ART), Flavio Villanustre [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Sun, 19 May 2002, Alex Perry wrote: Xlib: extension GLXUnsupportedPrivateRequest missing on display :0.0. GLUT: Fatal Error in fgfs: visual with necessary

Re: [Flightgear-devel] uncool easter egg

2002-05-20 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 19 May 2002 22:27:35 -0700, C. Hotchkiss [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Alex Perry wrote: I definitely agree. It's a violation of almost every netiquette rule, that is concerned to virus-like behaviour or bandwith respect of others. I

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re:FGFS easter egg

2002-05-21 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tue, 21 May 2002 10:10:53 +0200, Billy Verreynne [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 00f101c2009f$0995af80$[EMAIL PROTECTED]: C. Hotchkiss [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: As for an easter egg - create this little airfield on the top of Everest. Next to it plant a couple of palm trees and

Re: [Flightgear-devel] New YASim files for base package

2002-05-21 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 20 May 2002 22:48:52 -0700, Andy Ross [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I just commited a YASim patch to fix the approach lift problem I mentioned this morning. The 747, in particular, behaves much more sanely on approach. (But remember the fuel load! The

Re: [Flightgear-devel] dc3-yasim model: engines?

2002-05-22 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 22 May 2002 21:49:44 +0200, Erik Hofman [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Andy Ross wrote: Whee, here we go again. :) David Megginson wrote: Andy -- can you actually manage the DC-3 in a ground roll and takeoff?I have not been able to do so for a long

Re: [Flightgear-devel] 1903 Wright Flyer and Marchetti S.211

2002-05-27 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 27 May 2002 01:56:46 -0500, Michael Selig [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: I have updated the Marchetti S.211 on the base package. Also, I did an add/commit on the 1903 Wright Flyer. The new set files: marchetti-v1-uiuc-set.xml

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: ..why C++ and not C?

2002-05-28 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tue, 28 May 2002 09:06:35 -0700 (PDT), Alex Perry [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Sat, 27 Apr 2002 01:57:09 -0500 Jonathan Polley wrote When you state your concerns about the FAA, I assume that you are talking about avionics software, probably DO-178B level

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Dual monitors

2002-05-30 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 30 May 2002 14:13:31 -0700 (PDT), Gene Buckle [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: The only dual-head card I'v ever dealt with is this ATI peice of crap in my workstation here at work. It *sucks* (for VERY large values of suck). ATI couldn't write a driver

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Dual monitors

2002-05-31 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 30 May 2002 19:37:16 -0700 (PDT), Gene Buckle [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: If memory serves, it's a Radeon VE. I'm using it with two 17 flat panels. The machine is a Dell dual P4 running Win2k. ..hmmm. Have you tried it under Linux? Mandrake 8.2 or Red

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Autopilot climb modes

2002-05-31 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 31 May 2002 19:20:30 -, Thomas Holland [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 004101c208d8$3be70830$fe78a8c0@private: Jim Wilson said: Hi Thomas, A couple questions below. Thomas Holland [EMAIL PROTECTED] said: Are the CLB and CRZ preset to a given thrust? And CON is

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Flightgear review in FlightXPress

2002-06-01 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 01 Jun 2002 17:23:02 -0400, John Check [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Saturday 01 June 2002 11:43 am, Michael Basler wrote: Dear developers, I received the June issue of FlightXPress, a German language (actually THE German language) language journal

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Flightgear review in FlightXPress

2002-06-02 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 2 Jun 2002 09:29:39 +0200, Michael Basler [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Arnt, Does the magazine ever mention http://eaa.org/ type planes? Geek fliers build their planes. ;-) No. ..how about flight dynamics in the review? ..I'm curious; this

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Aircraft

2002-06-02 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 01 Jun 2002 23:36:52 -0400, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Jim Wilson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Excellent suggestions. Tackling such a range is good for improving the FDM's, laying the ground work for more contributions. A small jet would be good as

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Aircraft

2002-06-02 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 02 Jun 2002 19:15:32 -0400, John Check [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Sunday 02 June 2002 5:16 pm, Gene Buckle wrote: ..also, how about a _generic_ Mooney Bonanza? About 300 of Mooney didn't build the Bonanza, Beechcraft did. I have to admit

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Star Flight Simulator

2002-06-03 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 3 Jun 2002 16:38:10 -0500, Cameron Moore [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: * [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Curtis L. Olson) [2002.06.03 13:47]: Anyone know what is going on with this product/project (Star Flight Simulator)? http://www.staridia.com/sfs/

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Star Flight Simulator

2002-06-05 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 5 Jun 2002 00:56:15 -0300, Marcio Shimoda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 006801c20c44$f21d2160$c52b9bc8@shimoda: What is this?? ..my own mirror, I got curious. :-) I understand there is a worry about the GPL, it _is_ legal to sell FG derivates in compliance with the GPL, it just

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Star Flight Simulator

2002-06-05 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 5 Jun 2002 00:54:38 -0300, Marcio Shimoda [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message 006201c20c44$b8a00740$c52b9bc8@shimoda: Anyone know what is going on with this product/project (Star Flight Simulator)? http://www.staridia.com/sfs/ The Star Flight Simulator is the first

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Parsing Lon/lat strings

2002-06-05 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 5 Jun 2002 07:55:20 -0400, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: James Turner writes: How do you generate a degree symbol under Linux? I was trying to and failed miserably ... You mean this: °? It's character code 176 in the ISO-8859-1

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Comments on FGFS review summary

2002-06-06 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 6 Jun 2002 13:35:47 -0400, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Arnt Karlsen writes: ..IMHO, we should have more oddball EAA planes than spam cans and airliners. BlomVoss 141, Me 323, Me 163, and the Horten Vings, Howard Hughes Spruce

Re: [Flightgear-devel] My First Solo

2002-06-07 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 7 Jun 2002 11:52:24 -0400, David Megginson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: After my intro flight in a Cessna 150 on 5 April, I thought that I might never want to take the controls of a plane again:

Re: [Flightgear-devel] A-4C attitude indicator

2002-06-29 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Thu, 27 Jun 2002 06:58:07 -0700 (PDT), Gene Buckle [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: A number of Bf-109 pilots would have the slats bolted into the retracted position to keep a asymetrical slat deployment from ruining a gun attack. ..this was a designed in feature,

[Flightgear-devel] ..impact of new Microsoft EULA lured in with Windows Media Player security patch

2002-07-02 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Tue, 2 Jul 2002 09:37:34 -0500 (CDT), Curtis L. Olson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: We'll probably all have a lot more fun and work together a lot more effectively if leave the political discussions to other forums. :-) ..how about the impact of Microsoft's new

Re: [Flightgear-devel] re: [Flightgear-cvslogs] CVS: FlightGear/src/Controls controls.cxx,1.21,1.22 controls.hxx,1.21,1.22

2002-07-05 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Fri, 5 Jul 2002 14:37:10 -0500, Jon Berndt [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: FWIW, JSBSim sets no maximum for number of tanks. I'm not sure how this might be affected by lack of ability to control them. Also, is there a standard way to select a source tank and a

Re: [Flightgear-devel] re: [Flightgear-cvslogs] CVS: FlightGear/src/Controls controls.cxx,1.21,1.22 controls.hxx,1.21,1.22

2002-07-07 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sat, 06 Jul 2002 13:49:36 -0700, Andy Ross [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Arnt Karlsen wrote: ..(during the Falklands War, the Britts tested refuelling of Harriers and Sea Harriers, from ships, in-hover refuelling, believe I saw this in Air Progress magazine

Re: [Flightgear-devel] SourceForge home page and bug tracker

2002-07-10 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Wed, 10 Jul 2002 00:33:06 +0100, Julian Foad [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: - Can the bug tracker be made to send a notification to this mailing list of each addition and change? If other people agree, I'd like that. (I know an individual can request

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Hello and brief introduction :-).

2002-07-11 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On 10 Jul 2002 10:13:46 -0700, Victoria Welch [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Welcome, Vikki. No problems since :-), but then again I only boot w98 anymore for my scanner and CDRW. ..in your bootloader config file, try hdÐ=ide-scsi where Ð is your CDRW's /dev/hdÐ. I

Re: [Flightgear-devel] I have a Saitek Cyborg 3D Gold USB Stick

2002-07-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Mon, 15 Jul 2002 08:11:53 +1000, Bernie Bright [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On 14 Jul 2002 09:02:50 -0700 Victoria Welch [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Tony, Thanks for the response! On Sun, 2002-07-14 at 08:39, Tony Peden wrote: rpmfind lists this:

[Flightgear-devel] http://autopilot.sourceforge.net/ ;-)

2002-07-14 Thread Arnt Karlsen
Hi, ..Victoria and a few other of you mentioned models, UAV's and chopper sims, check out http://autopilot.sourceforge.net/ ;-) -- ..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;-) ...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry... Scenarios always come in sets of three:

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Hello and brief introduction :-).

2002-07-15 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On 11 Jul 2002 15:28:46 -0700, Victoria Welch [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Thu, 2002-07-11 at 11:49, Arnt Karlsen wrote: On 10 Jul 2002 10:13:46 -0700, Victoria Welch [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Welcome, Vikki

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: lighting

2002-07-22 Thread Arnt Karlsen
On Sun, 21 Jul 2002 18:01:01 +0200, Melchior FRANZ [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote in message [EMAIL PROTECTED]: [glowing c172] * David Megginson -- Sunday 21 July 2002 16:31: For reasons unknown, the effect is different depending on whether you're inside or outside the plane. To spread even

  1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   >