[Flightgear-devel] FreeFlightSim.org

2010-04-24 Thread Peter Morgan
Why is the web dev a closed circiut.. Bullshot Baffles Braind as we use in muc terms.. Curt .. step down and delegate.. BTW this does not mean I am automatically mean one iss master Means other ruins it for you.. ta

[Flightgear-devel] ATC

2010-04-24 Thread Peter Morgan
So ATC is restricted to a few 10's of NM to location This doth not work with sector control, however frivolous that may be.. Ideally I can be ATC for EGLL, EHAM and all in one.. Can we tweak it that way? Also ATC_ML is cool and why is this not in git pps ... CVS ? pete

[Flightgear-devel] Web development

2010-04-24 Thread Peter Morgan
I am just interested to know the state of on-line web presence moving forward. Ta Pete -- ___ Flightgear-devel mailing list Flightgear-devel@lists.sourceforge.net

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Multiple istance of FlightGear

2010-05-04 Thread Peter Morgan
I tried this once before.. found that you need to hardcode the IP addresses. hope it works pete On Tue, May 4, 2010 at 2:33 PM, luca nastro liuk_skyla...@hotmail.comwrote: Visualizza caratteri romani Hi, I have a problem: I launch 2 istance FlightGear on two different hosts. I followed

Re: [Flightgear-devel] June / LinuxTag release

2010-05-07 Thread Peter Morgan
Shall I put this in the calendar.. so we can all get in sequence together ? pete On Fri, May 7, 2010 at 5:06 PM, James Turner zakal...@mac.com wrote: I want to make a 2.1 FG release, at the end of this month, or the very start of June. As far as I can see, the current code is pretty good -

Re: [Flightgear-devel] June / LinuxTag release

2010-05-07 Thread Peter Morgan
http://calendar.freeflightsim.org/ So we need a working version on the tuesday before .. The following tuesday, U will be taking that to Linux tag.. on a chip ? pete -- ___

[Flightgear-devel] Fly In and Linux Tag

2010-05-07 Thread Peter Morgan
So we want some ATC each day and could we plan that ? pete -- ___ Flightgear-devel mailing list Flightgear-devel@lists.sourceforge.net

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Interlink a new server?

2010-05-14 Thread Peter Morgan
mpserver02 still needs to exist for the mpmap02 though ? mpmap01 has not been working for a while pete On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 11:26 PM, Sabin Densmore sa...@onegecko.com wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Makes sense to me. The box I'm using has the following IP address,

Re: [Flightgear-devel] professinal/educational uses of FlightGear...

2010-05-18 Thread Peter Morgan
The page I would like to spawn off in a subdomain as projects.flightgear.org is here http://flightgear.daffodil.uk.com/www.php?section=linkspage=projects But those are external projects, and I would propose that the projects is a dedicated site, where porject managers can update, or indeed

Re: [Flightgear-devel] git bundle

2010-05-18 Thread Peter Morgan
On Sat, May 15, 2010 at 7:12 PM, Csaba Halász csaba.hal...@gmail.com wrote: During discussions on IRC, the idea came up of creating a downloadable bundle of the new gitorious fg-data repository. The primary reason is to make the initial clone operation resumable in case the connection breaks. Our

Re: [Flightgear-devel] professinal/educational uses of FlightGear...

2010-05-20 Thread Peter Morgan
Maybe thats because they can interact atmo pete On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 12:10 AM, Martin Spott martin.sp...@mgras.netwrote: Gene Buckle wrote: On Fri, 14 May 2010, Martin Spott wrote: Good idea - it's just that I'm slightly uncertain if all those people who are involved into

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FlightGear Tracker crash

2010-05-20 Thread Peter Morgan
a restart is also required after a DNS change of a server, or a new one etc. Is there a way to reset an mpserver remotely? eg reloading config every hour or remote telnet command ? pete On Fri, May 14, 2010 at 9:08 AM, Gabor Toth t...@freemail.hu wrote: Hi, it seems, not all the MP

[Flightgear-devel] Developers

2010-05-20 Thread Peter Morgan
Its is/was bit of a dark how to get commit permission to FG and its seems to be one Curt in control. Can someone explain to process to submitting patches to this new git scenario, or are we to be held in the grey area of hopefulnes as well ? eg I'd like to submit a patch for the 787 that

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FlightGear Tracker crash

2010-05-21 Thread Peter Morgan
If we get to for example 50 mpservers, then there's gonna be a lot of admin involved for every change On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 8:34 AM, Anders Gidenstam anders-...@gidenstam.orgwrote: On Fri, 21 May 2010, Peter Morgan wrote: a restart is also required after a DNS change of a server

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Developers

2010-05-21 Thread Peter Morgan
On Fri, May 21, 2010 at 1:19 PM, Reagan Thomas thomas...@gmail.com wrote: Peter Morgan wrote: Its is/was bit of a dark how to get commit permission to FG and its seems to be one Curt in control. Can someone explain to process to submitting patches to this new git scenario, or are we

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Class-based MP aircraft visibility

2010-05-24 Thread Peter Morgan
Thats cool and will work imho. Means my kids can select newbie, whilst more experienced users can select skill levels or wanting levels. Also does this mean one can patch the mpmap to hide users aswell ? pete On Tue, May 25, 2010 at 12:28 AM, Stuart Buchanan stuar...@gmail.comwrote: On Mon,

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Fwd: IMPORTANT PLEASE READ: Astrasim Expo Summer Sim 2010

2010-05-24 Thread Peter Morgan
Can I suggest you contact Curt and get this added to the flightgear calendar http://flightgear.org/calendar.html eg like http://calendar.freeflightsim.org/ pete On Mon, May 24, 2010 at 7:35 PM, Curtis Olson curt0...@flightgear.orgwrote: Just passing this along to anyone who might not have

[Flightgear-devel] Flight School ---

2010-05-30 Thread Peter Morgan
Jommo, wiki, MILSTD + all: Jommo * Your idea is the school and college and I love it ;-) after flight club and school * new pilots need to understand IFR narrative of flight plan. * new pilots are flying nowhere without navaids * A plan that can be executed without ATC presence. * Instead of

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Invitations for LinuxTag

2010-05-30 Thread Peter Morgan
Dear Mike, Unfortunately I cannot attend or indeed afford the ticket to Linux Tag this year My plan is therefore to virtually be there by making my presence know with.. My personal 787. Please note I will be doing a fly by as I cannot afford the landing charge. A speeding ticket is OK as I will

Re: [Flightgear-devel] mirroring flightgear / scenery

2010-06-03 Thread Peter Morgan
Is it practical to just SVN up the latest terrasync onto a remote machine and then ZIP it from there ? pete On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 11:49 AM, Nathanael Rebsch nathan...@dihedral.dewrote: Hi, Thanks for that reply. that was quite helpful already. took the last 12 hours for a full sync of

Re: [Flightgear-devel] mirroring flightgear / scenery

2010-06-04 Thread Peter Morgan
On Fri, Jun 4, 2010 at 5:16 PM, Martin Spott martin.sp...@mgras.net wrote: Peter Morgan wrote: Is it practical to just SVN up the latest terrasync onto a remote machine and then ZIP it from there ? Depends on what your intention is. Cheers, Martin. -- Unix _IS_ user friendly

Re: [Flightgear-devel] outerra news

2010-06-04 Thread Peter Morgan
Is there a begginers guide ? I've been down this path before got stuck with terra and some sgrequirement.. never worked.. pete On Fri, Jun 4, 2010 at 10:20 PM, Martin Spott martin.sp...@mgras.netwrote: Gene Buckle wrote: That is just amazing. TerraGear should do that. :) Everyone's

Re: [Flightgear-devel] mirroring flightgear / scenery

2010-06-05 Thread Peter Morgan
. On Fri, Jun 4, 2010 at 7:49 PM, Peter Morgan wrote: The intention is to.. 1) create a distribution CD/DVD set of the whole world from google svn 2) use the SVN checkout as the source and checkout these locally onto remote blow machine 3) snip up the data into a CD set, including the .svn data

Re: [Flightgear-devel] mirroring flightgear / scenery

2010-06-05 Thread Peter Morgan
Guess the make/blow DVD script is not in CVS ? and will it available, and where ? On Sun, Jun 6, 2010 at 1:10 AM, Peter Morgan p...@freeflightsim.org wrote: Are your considering modern methods such as torrents and DVD and Memstick edible nuggets.. even virtual machiens that do

[Flightgear-devel] FG_ROOT git

2010-06-05 Thread Peter Morgan
This aint working for me.. its a 2.5gig package and lots of bandwith for the core pancake. the core snaphost includes ALL the aircraft and more that 40%+ abandoned.. redundant space. shite load of DEAD files... Aircraft deginers cannot MOVE beacause it means updating whole tree.. Coders (eg

[Flightgear-devel] Offical Logos's + Merchanside

2010-06-07 Thread Peter Morgan
Can we look again the coporate image and want a stock of official FlightGear logos so I print a t-shirt and use as promotion, posters et all?? I want to print my own in Welsh style for various reasons. With TAG coming up imminent, I am curious what the stand looks like ...

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Offical Logos's + Merchanside

2010-06-08 Thread Peter Morgan
Is this the official FG merchansise then ? I feel mugged as the logo on the the t-shirt, website, wiki and forum don't match? pete On Tue, Jun 8, 2010 at 10:44 PM, Torsten Dreyer tors...@t3r.de wrote: Torsten's wife is a graphics designer and put together this logo:

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Translating getstart.pdf to German

2010-06-12 Thread Peter Morgan
I take my hat off to you, this has taken time and dedication. I speak welsh and learnt some more german, even though its Double dutch (a welsh/english phrase)... How did you find the conversion process, and can you offer advice for othe rlanguage implemetations? I maintained the Smarty

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Metapost for drawing instruments?

2010-06-12 Thread Peter Morgan
js.canvas and webGL is cool pete On Sat, Jun 12, 2010 at 5:01 PM, Melchior FRANZ mfr...@aon.at wrote: * Melchior FRANZ -- Friday 11 June 2010: Guess I have to answer now, as the links in that posting are no longer valid: $ wget http://members.aon.at/mfranz/svginstr.tar.gz# [5 kB]

[Flightgear-devel] Official

2010-06-20 Thread Peter Morgan
I notice that there is a domain named http://liveries.flightgear.org/ This site is self titled as Welcome at the official database for FlightGear liveries! With respect I wish to establish some facts 1) who are the officers in charge to make it official and 2) where is the database, and under

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Official

2010-06-21 Thread Peter Morgan
sorry.. I am definately not good as explaining things.. There is a TV show in the UK called the Dragons Den - its a good watch.. One thing I do is look at any project first positively outcome outlook and then the deperately negatively and forecast how everything could go tits up.. This is

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Official

2010-06-21 Thread Peter Morgan
On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 7:21 AM, Nathanael Rebsch nathan...@dihedral.dewrote: congratulations 'peter morgan' for posting such an amusiong email. Thank you.. I take that as a compliment.. Please add me along with John Denker .. and guess everyone else chased him away.. maybe me also Who

[Flightgear-devel] Caspian Sea Penguin

2010-06-21 Thread Peter Morgan
As Curt out BFDL pointed out some new aircraft to research recently. and the whole FDM One aircraft I am intrigued by is the Caspian Sea Monster.. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ground_effect_vehicle Seems to me as a muppet that this aircraft was controlled via ground radar to pitch

[Flightgear-devel] Ask willie

2010-06-21 Thread Peter Morgan
The idea is a complete ideas zone...and keep daftness away from core.. Well away from and probably working in concert with flightgear-bugs.. http://code.google.com/p/flightgear-future/ An idea anyway, peter morgan

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Official

2010-06-21 Thread Peter Morgan
, Jun 22, 2010 at 1:05 AM, Peter Morgan p...@freeflightsim.orgwrote: On Mon, Jun 21, 2010 at 7:21 AM, Nathanael Rebsch nathan...@dihedral.dewrote: congratulations 'peter morgan' for posting such an amusiong email. Thank you.. I take that as a compliment.. Please add me along with John

[Flightgear-devel] ATC

2010-06-21 Thread Peter Morgan
the current ATC clients are deformed in some ways... although there are a few atc client around such as 1) ATC 2) ATC2 3) ATCML - fav so if can explain my local situation.. I'm training some crew ie kids of all ages to understand some IFR/ATC, and indeed the scenario changes with that.. indeed..

Re: [Flightgear-devel] FlightGear website on wiki

2010-10-11 Thread Peter Morgan
I knocked up this site with a templating engine, powered by NOREL on GAE, http://fg-www.appspot.com/ I also ported it to php5 to make everyone GPL happy ie not google, m$, oracle etc.. http://github.com/ac001/flightgear-php not online but same site powered by php5 http://fg-www.appspot.com/I

[Flightgear-devel] OSQA - statck overflow

2010-12-03 Thread Peter Morgan
hi guys, I had to evaluate this stack-overflow like system for a client.. So I installed one for flightgear for evaluation.. it here atmo http://faq.freeflightsim.org/ Its easily customisable with the admin interface.. and its in bootstrap mode at the moment which means that the votes can be

Re: [Flightgear-devel] ..IP and litigation risks, was: AH-1 Merge Request

2011-02-16 Thread Peter Morgan
PodaVhone issue: http://code.google.com/p/flightgear-bugs/issues/detail?id=56can=1q=vodaphone Tips: #1 don't mention the brand name as you are are aware of it and thus intentional.. (or patents) Sorry, but I have worked in this area and they are out to kill as interest is held... Flightgear

Re: [Flightgear-devel] heads up: FlightGear release plan

2011-05-31 Thread Peter Morgan
we need to sit on this as 2.2.freeflightsim.org.. We need a marketing plam somwhat.. I hope we stick to release schedule.. On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 10:15 PM, HB-GRAL flightg...@sablonier.ch wrote: Am 22.05.11 14:37, schrieb ThorstenB: Hi, since there were no major objections to the

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Release 2.4.0: call for help in PR

2011-08-01 Thread Peter Morgan
for pilots: A new FG plane is coming with an updated flight deck, more real weather, more fog and RVR, more realistic in dynamics.. U can still fly however u want wherever u want.. and do it better.. for city: The FG development is gonna kill the market, its basically a drop in replacement for M$

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Release 2.4.0: call for help in PR

2011-08-01 Thread Peter Morgan
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Re: [Flightgear-devel] Links for new FlightGear pilots

2011-09-05 Thread Peter Morgan
anyone looked at docbook. It would solve the problem.. but its a horrible to use.. but there again that was with my experience a few years ago doing a major update to smarty.php (had to it as my team was using it and was paid as thus by my boss) I certainly think that a html5/xml approach is cool

Re: [Flightgear-devel] TaxiDraw

2011-09-06 Thread Peter Morgan
So shall we port it to QT then ? Im up for that.. gtk is a pain .. and much less pain with Qt... in my x-platform experience... pete On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 8:11 PM, Durk Talsma durkt...@gmail.com wrote: Hi All, Following up on the recent discussion about FlightGear's support program, I''ve

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Links for new FlightGear pilots

2011-09-06 Thread Peter Morgan
Emmerich.. maybe we need a new documentation plan.. so u start it in your mother tounge.. I thinks this agood idea as your have a determined mind and idea I think the best way is to write paragraphs in plain text and later we can all convert... This is better than tryiing to update the

[Flightgear-devel] nasal and javascript..

2011-10-06 Thread Peter Morgan
How does nasal works within the sim.. ? why we can not use a ecma scripting engine ? Can i Use javascript in FG, smells the smae almost... I can embed nasal within an xml tag?? Why can we use V8 which is a fast scripting engine.. its rumoured.. pete

[Flightgear-devel] autopilot frame rate

2011-10-06 Thread Peter Morgan
Would it be possible to make the autopilot work at a reliable freq.. The autopilot atmo in my suspicion is bound to a frame rate.. this explains why it wobbles on my low frame rate machine.. ie laoder card.. IMHO the autopilot.. should be set at a freq eg 10hz or less and fised inc calculation

[Flightgear-devel] h-online

2012-04-19 Thread Peter Morgan
I just received this email from Christopher von Eitzen, an editor at http://www.h-online.com/ as a follow to another mater. It probably better if some of the devs gets in touch so posting here regards Pete Hello again, I was thinking about writing a feature article about FlightGear and was

[Flightgear-devel] Multiplayer, Open RTI/ HAL and online future..

2012-04-24 Thread Peter Morgan
I want to ask the question of what is the future with Multiplayer? Its sems that the flavour and future is openRTI? but what is that about... So where are we going with the multiplayer stuff? Is there a plan, is there a vatsim replace? Whats the MP protocl, or is it Open/RTI ? are there json

Re: [Flightgear-devel] updates to nav.dat.gz

2012-04-24 Thread Peter Morgan
Now this is really interesting.. http://mapserver.flightgear.org/git/gitweb.pl?p=sceneryweb;a=blob;f=mapserver/Threshold_ILS_TWR.sh I'm kinda moving into django land after lots of screaming and whining to myself.. but it does seem to be a platform of sorts.. and sql alchemy compat etc.. So can

[Flightgear-devel] FG-api

2012-04-24 Thread Peter Morgan
To add furtheer.. http://mapserver.flightgear.org/git/gitweb.pl?p=sceneryweb;a=blob;f=mapserver/Threshold_ILS_TWR.sh Were all reinventing a wheel.. I think there is a lo of data in blobs, and we converting one blob to another.. Indeed after some reasearch.. robin sppol out the apt table with a

[Flightgear-devel] /etc and config

2012-05-14 Thread Peter Morgan
Hi guys.. Can I make a proposal with regard to configuring web services etc.. and is more in regard to running future web services.. and anyone whooo has a spare server can somehow help .. So the norm would be to have config in /etc/flightgear/ which is a path.. but /etc/fg is rejected as a

[Flightgear-devel] mpmap

2012-05-15 Thread Peter Morgan
I guess no one is maintain the mpmap anymore.. and I had a good look a pigeons code.. and it runs perl and google maps v2.. so google maps v3 is outta the question )too complicated to drop in) but also also been playing with osm So is there a plan to move forward with mpmap.. ? I have clear

Re: [Flightgear-devel] mpmap

2012-05-15 Thread Peter Morgan
and team to support.. (maybe next year GSOC we have plan for this project even... ) pete On May 15, 2012 5:58 PM, Peter Morgan p...@daffodil.uk.com wrote: I guess no one is maintain the mpmap anymore.. and I had a good look a pigeons code.. and it runs perl and google maps v2.. so

Re: [Flightgear-devel] mpmap

2012-05-15 Thread Peter Morgan
I think maybe we need to also invite the fgms team into this discussion The only way really to get a position sat on webserver atmo is to poll a fgms telnet server.. upon its admin port.. eg telnet telnet mpserver01.flightgear.org 5001 return lines.. which are then parsed into various formats..

Re: [Flightgear-devel] ..we can now build FG scenery with sumo-simulated road traffic???

2012-05-22 Thread Peter Morgan
This is a strange feeling I have here this evening reading the above API..and tip from arnt I see a lot of future... After all my nephew is a truck driver amd introduce to hard maps need to navigate and plan route and indeed at 10 is kinda getting more the concept of headings etc ... Backseat

Re: [Flightgear-devel] ..we can now build FG scenery with sumo-simulated road traffic???

2012-05-22 Thread Peter Morgan
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Re: [Flightgear-devel] fgdata trouble

2012-09-23 Thread Peter Morgan
I got a really really slow connection Got around the git problem by using a script on a dedicated to pull from git, and push to a subversion, which runs twice a day I then checkout from subversion read only of course, it works a treat and get all updates very quickly.. However this approach

Re: [Flightgear-devel] fgdata trouble

2012-09-23 Thread Peter Morgan
Hi Pete, What about the idea I thought you were working on of zipping each aircraft - presumably regularly updated as more git changes happen - and having like the FGx GUI downloading and installing these at the users choice/request? Thus an initial install of fgdata would only have a

[Flightgear-devel] Doc Project Idea

2012-09-28 Thread Peter Morgan
I've been playing with the idea of an automated system (via jenkins) to build the api-docs. Its kinda working with the simgear/flightgear/osg/plib etc all linked together. almost.. Here the progress so far ,and the idea would be to make it completely automated. Feedback appreciated, even if its

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Doc Project Idea

2012-10-06 Thread Peter Morgan
Made some more progress, and flightgear now links to osg, plib and simgear; with some nice graphics thrown in http://docs.freeflightsim.org/flightgear/ Feedback appreciated. Please note I'm prepared to host this long term eg at docs.flightgear.org or alike Pete

Re: [Flightgear-devel] Weather

2012-11-22 Thread Peter Morgan
Can't we just cheat a little.. If we can get data from noaa = metar, then we should have wind directions .. so we jjust stick an arrow the screen, with a few zooms our, we should have a front etc.. Cant we just create one huge M*F* cloud Aircraft/ufo virtual in Multiplayer that is a storm