Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-25 Thread Andrew Midosn
--- Melchior FRANZ [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Andrew Midosn -- Tuesday 25 January 2005 09:28: 59,60c58,60 emptystretchtrue/stretch/empty --- empty stretchtrue/stretch /empty ... and make sure that you don't accidentally send the patch to the developer

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-24 Thread Erik Hofman
Andrew Midosn wrote: I can understand Austin wanting to keep the airport file as lean as possible, but like yourself I think the country information is useful. I have only looked at a demo of X-Plane, but if I remember correctly the airport list is similar to FlightGear's - very long and hard to

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-24 Thread Paul Surgeon
On Monday, 24 January 2005 10:48, Erik Hofman wrote: Maybe it's even a better idea to have a world map image where you can zoom in in three or four steps to select the desired airport? If someone could add ssgContext support or some way to render to a texture or window inside of FG I could add

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-24 Thread Andrew Midosn
--- Paul Surgeon [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Monday, 24 January 2005 10:48, Erik Hofman wrote: Maybe it's even a better idea to have a world map image where you can zoom in in three or four steps to select the desired airport? If someone could add ssgContext support or some way to

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-23 Thread Erik Hofman
Melchior FRANZ wrote: http://baron.flightgear.org/pipermail/flightgear-devel/2004-December/033009.html Melchior, as I understand this it requires a change in plib as well as in FlightGear doesn't it (meaning there is no way to get it working without the plib change)? If so, then the discussion

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-23 Thread Andrew Midosn
--- Melchior FRANZ [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: http://baron.flightgear.org/pipermail/flightgear-devel/2004-December/033009.html So it can't be done without changes to PLIB. That's a shame. As far as scanning the scenery directory to work out which airports are available is concerned, I'm not

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-23 Thread Paul Surgeon
On Sunday, 23 January 2005 17:54, Andrew Midosn wrote: It might be more useful to be able to apply a filter to the list to reduce it in size. Probably filtering by state for the USA and by country for (most) of the rest of the world would be OK. Of course, we would have to have access to that

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Re: AirportList

2005-01-23 Thread Andrew Midosn
--- Paul Surgeon [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The country codes for airports are already Robin's database - in fact he uses them as part of the primary key. However he won't add it to the airport file because X-plane doesn't use them and Austin Meyer doesn't want anything in the apt.dat