fg:toms-fgdata.git
20 years agoAdd explicit types for all non-string properties. This will help a
david [Tue, 9 Apr 2002 10:45:47 +0000 (10:45 +0000)]
Add explicit types for all non-string properties.  This will help a
lot, since otherwise a property that is never set or tied by
FlightGear itself will always be kept as a string and converted on
each access.  That's why fgGetBool and friends could take up a lot of
processor time sometimes.

20 years agoJSBSim change:
david [Mon, 8 Apr 2002 22:44:15 +0000 (22:44 +0000)]
JSBSim change:

Modified to use aileron and rudder trim if any is specified.

20 years agoProvided some default property values, to use the caching more efficiently.
david [Sat, 6 Apr 2002 21:48:39 +0000 (21:48 +0000)]
Provided some default property values, to use the caching more efficiently.

20 years agoadded new viewer config stuff
jimw [Fri, 5 Apr 2002 02:53:08 +0000 (02:53 +0000)]
added new viewer config stuff

20 years agoAccidentally deleted.
david [Thu, 4 Apr 2002 22:03:45 +0000 (22:03 +0000)]
Accidentally deleted.

20 years agoRaised the default eyepoint and slanted it down slightly. Previously,
david [Wed, 3 Apr 2002 22:55:30 +0000 (22:55 +0000)]
Raised the default eyepoint and slanted it down slightly.  Previously,
the pilot was peering level just over the top of the panel.

Moved the panel instruments accordingly.

20 years agoLowered panel and raised cowling slightly, so that cowling can be
david [Wed, 3 Apr 2002 22:54:36 +0000 (22:54 +0000)]
Lowered panel and raised cowling slightly, so that cowling can be
visible from inside view.

20 years agoMore updates.
david [Wed, 3 Apr 2002 22:53:26 +0000 (22:53 +0000)]
More updates.

20 years agoImproved the profile of the front windshield -- sloped it more (and
david [Wed, 3 Apr 2002 16:10:10 +0000 (16:10 +0000)]
Improved the profile of the front windshield -- sloped it more (and
added a dashboard to fill the gap) and cut the top into the wing a
bit, as I've seen in photos of newer C172 planes.  More of the sky is
visible now from inside the 3D cockpit, and the profile looks better
from the outside.

20 years ago*** empty log message ***
j4strngs [Wed, 3 Apr 2002 03:14:01 +0000 (03:14 +0000)]
*** empty log message ***

20 years agon preparation for some more extensive
j4strngs [Wed, 3 Apr 2002 01:46:05 +0000 (01:46 +0000)]
n preparation for some more extensive
patches to the code

20 years agoStarted proper paint job of model, and added some interior detail.
david [Tue, 2 Apr 2002 18:53:45 +0000 (18:53 +0000)]
Started proper paint job of model, and added some interior detail.

20 years agoUndid accidental change in undoing of accidental change in model path.
david [Mon, 1 Apr 2002 12:00:32 +0000 (12:00 +0000)]
Undid accidental change in undoing of accidental change in model path.

20 years agoUndid accidental change in model path.
david [Mon, 1 Apr 2002 11:59:17 +0000 (11:59 +0000)]
Undid accidental change in model path.

20 years agoUpdated model, with windows (from the outside) and a translucent disk
david [Mon, 1 Apr 2002 11:53:26 +0000 (11:53 +0000)]
Updated model, with windows (from the outside) and a translucent disk
for high propeller RPM.

To see the model correctly, you need to apply these patches to your
plib source tree:

  http://www.megginson.com/flightsim/plib-smoothing.dif
  http://www.megginson.com/flightsim/plib-transparency.dif

Otherwise, the windows and propeller disk will be opaque.

20 years agoMinor property renamings to match changes to model code in FlightGear.
david [Sat, 30 Mar 2002 20:29:38 +0000 (20:29 +0000)]
Minor property renamings to match changes to model code in FlightGear.

Some additions and enhancements to C172 3D model, including animated
yokes, rudder pedals, nosewheel, throttle knob, and mixture knob.

20 years agoAdded yokes, throttle knob, and mixture know. The bad news is that
david [Fri, 29 Mar 2002 23:49:25 +0000 (23:49 +0000)]
Added yokes, throttle knob, and mixture know.  The bad news is that
instruments show through these.

20 years agoMissing textures
jimw [Fri, 29 Mar 2002 21:06:12 +0000 (21:06 +0000)]
Missing textures

20 years agoNothing important
j4strngs [Fri, 29 Mar 2002 03:05:34 +0000 (03:05 +0000)]
Nothing important

20 years agoAdded conditional bindings for throttle and rudder when mouse is
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 22:51:13 +0000 (22:51 +0000)]
Added conditional bindings for throttle and rudder when mouse is
pressed.

20 years agoStruts no longer poke into the cabin.
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 20:15:46 +0000 (20:15 +0000)]
Struts no longer poke into the cabin.

20 years agoRepositioned some instruments a little more realistically.
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 20:15:02 +0000 (20:15 +0000)]
Repositioned some instruments a little more realistically.

20 years agoUpdates from Norm Vine:
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 19:32:18 +0000 (19:32 +0000)]
Updates from Norm Vine:

These add a NEW elevator trim marker
along side the elevator position gauge
also adds missing cemterpoint tick marks

FYI
With this you can see what the AutoPilot is doing
when in one of the 'altitude modes'

20 years agoMore interior detail.
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 14:56:39 +0000 (14:56 +0000)]
More interior detail.

20 years agoStarted basic interior texturing.
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 13:51:54 +0000 (13:51 +0000)]
Started basic interior texturing.

20 years agoMore interior detail for the C172 3D cockpit, and better instrument
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 00:57:36 +0000 (00:57 +0000)]
More interior detail for the C172 3D cockpit, and better instrument
placement on the panel.

20 years agoMore cleanups. Removed the pui-* commands, and added a pass-through
david [Wed, 27 Mar 2002 00:54:34 +0000 (00:54 +0000)]
More cleanups.  Removed the pui-* commands, and added a pass-through
property to indicate when mouse events should be offset to PUI and the
panel first.

20 years agoFixed view-height
jimw [Tue, 26 Mar 2002 14:52:31 +0000 (14:52 +0000)]
Fixed view-height

20 years agoFixed to correct coordinates--"viewport" bug as reported by Alex Perry
jimw [Tue, 26 Mar 2002 14:41:09 +0000 (14:41 +0000)]
Fixed to correct coordinates--"viewport" bug as reported by Alex Perry

20 years agoAdded bindings for elevator and ailerons in mode 1, as in current
david [Tue, 26 Mar 2002 13:17:32 +0000 (13:17 +0000)]
Added bindings for elevator and ailerons in mode 1, as in current
mouse support.

20 years agoXML format changes, so that bindings are always mode-specific. Added
david [Tue, 26 Mar 2002 12:49:14 +0000 (12:49 +0000)]
XML format changes, so that bindings are always mode-specific.  Added
support for panning the view, as in the existing mouse view mode.

20 years agoHmmm, the version that David generated and committed earlier today
curt [Tue, 26 Mar 2002 02:12:29 +0000 (02:12 +0000)]
Hmmm, the version that David generated and committed earlier today
crashed with the newest code changes.  I regenerated this file and it
seems to work for me so I'm committing the re-re-generated file.

20 years agoFreshly regenerated after Melchior's code changes.
david [Mon, 25 Mar 2002 23:04:33 +0000 (23:04 +0000)]
Freshly regenerated after Melchior's code changes.

20 years agoJim's modified C172 set file.
david [Mon, 25 Mar 2002 16:28:16 +0000 (16:28 +0000)]
Jim's modified C172 set file.

20 years agoAdded configuration for different modes and cursors. The XML format
david [Mon, 25 Mar 2002 11:59:26 +0000 (11:59 +0000)]
Added configuration for different modes and cursors.  The XML format
is subject to change, and this file is still used only when FlightGear
is configured --with-new-mouse.

20 years agoSome additional texturing.
david [Mon, 25 Mar 2002 11:58:37 +0000 (11:58 +0000)]
Some additional texturing.

20 years agoMinor updates to aircraft interiors.
david [Sun, 24 Mar 2002 21:05:02 +0000 (21:05 +0000)]
Minor updates to aircraft interiors.

20 years agoInitial mouse configuration support. This will be ignored unless you
david [Sat, 23 Mar 2002 22:30:39 +0000 (22:30 +0000)]
Initial mouse configuration support.  This will be ignored unless you
configure --with-new-mouse, and there's not much there yet anyway.

20 years agoMinor updates to the DC-3 3D model. No interior yet.
david [Sat, 23 Mar 2002 22:26:43 +0000 (22:26 +0000)]
Minor updates to the DC-3 3D model.  No interior yet.

20 years agonew Navy U-3A panel
jimw [Fri, 22 Mar 2002 02:22:47 +0000 (02:22 +0000)]
new Navy U-3A panel

20 years agoNew c310u3a panel by Jim Wilson
j4strngs [Fri, 22 Mar 2002 01:23:34 +0000 (01:23 +0000)]
New c310u3a panel by Jim Wilson

20 years agoFrom Dave Luff
j4strngs [Thu, 21 Mar 2002 01:25:25 +0000 (01:25 +0000)]
From Dave Luff
  default.tower

20 years agoA little more detail on the C172 interior, starting to approach
david [Sat, 16 Mar 2002 17:00:30 +0000 (17:00 +0000)]
A little more detail on the C172 interior, starting to approach
something that's recognizably a panel.

20 years agoRenamed /cockpit property to /sim/view/internal and made properties
david [Fri, 15 Mar 2002 20:54:25 +0000 (20:54 +0000)]
Renamed /cockpit property to /sim/view/internal and made properties
explicitly archivable to help with save/restore (the latter is a
temporary measure).

20 years agoTweaked view position in 3D cockpit so that the runway is visible
david [Wed, 13 Mar 2002 23:42:18 +0000 (23:42 +0000)]
Tweaked view position in 3D cockpit so that the runway is visible
during taxi and takeoff roll.

20 years agoUpdated from Erik Hofman.
curt [Wed, 13 Mar 2002 14:50:29 +0000 (14:50 +0000)]
Updated from Erik Hofman.

20 years agoNew sound configs from Erik.
curt [Tue, 12 Mar 2002 19:34:15 +0000 (19:34 +0000)]
New sound configs from Erik.

20 years agoAdjust ambient and diffuse lighting tables.
curt [Mon, 11 Mar 2002 15:18:56 +0000 (15:18 +0000)]
Adjust ambient and diffuse lighting tables.

20 years agoMinor additions.
david [Mon, 11 Mar 2002 15:08:11 +0000 (15:08 +0000)]
Minor additions.

20 years agoC172 with highly experimental, unfinished 3-D cockpit mockup using
david [Sun, 10 Mar 2002 21:09:39 +0000 (21:09 +0000)]
C172 with highly experimental, unfinished 3-D cockpit mockup using
Andy's virtual-panel support.  This will give a first taste of flying
with a 3D cockpit, but there are many caveats:

1. Clicking on the instruments doesn't work (waiting for a fix from
Andy).

2. The instruments rotate with the 3D cockpit but they don't tilt with
it (also waiting for a fix from Andy).

3. The orientation is incorrect when the view is not straight-forwards
and the plane is not flying level (waiting for a fix from me, but I
don't understand matrix math well enough).

4. The 3D interior is fairly ugly right now.

20 years agoSound patch from Erik Hofman:
david [Sun, 10 Mar 2002 18:35:23 +0000 (18:35 +0000)]
Sound patch from Erik Hofman:

* improved enginse cranking sequence
* good flap support
* removed leading and trailing silence of flaps, gear-up and gear-dn sounds

20 years agoAnother interim C310 model draft.
david [Sat, 9 Mar 2002 11:23:10 +0000 (11:23 +0000)]
Another interim C310 model draft.

20 years agoExplicitly set write-all to false for saving the flight, so that only
david [Sat, 9 Mar 2002 11:18:07 +0000 (11:18 +0000)]
Explicitly set write-all to false for saving the flight, so that only
archivable properties are written.

20 years agoChange default model
j4strngs [Fri, 8 Mar 2002 05:28:03 +0000 (05:28 +0000)]
Change default model

20 years agoMarchetti config from Martin Spott
j4strngs [Fri, 8 Mar 2002 05:27:16 +0000 (05:27 +0000)]
Marchetti config from Martin Spott

20 years agoRemoved obsolete properties.
david [Fri, 8 Mar 2002 02:29:10 +0000 (02:29 +0000)]
Removed obsolete properties.

20 years agoUpdated model with cut-out windows and a minimal interior. It can now
david [Fri, 8 Mar 2002 02:28:28 +0000 (02:28 +0000)]
Updated model with cut-out windows and a minimal interior.  It can now
be used with

  fgfs --prop:/cockpit=true

20 years agoindexed palette on panel textures to squeeze file size a bit
j4strngs [Thu, 7 Mar 2002 07:46:43 +0000 (07:46 +0000)]
indexed palette on panel textures to squeeze file size a bit

20 years agocompress model textures
j4strngs [Thu, 7 Mar 2002 07:23:14 +0000 (07:23 +0000)]
compress model textures

20 years agogeonmetry file and readme
j4strngs [Thu, 7 Mar 2002 06:46:25 +0000 (06:46 +0000)]
geonmetry file and readme

20 years agoOopsie... panel textures might help too
j4strngs [Thu, 7 Mar 2002 06:44:30 +0000 (06:44 +0000)]
Oopsie... panel textures might help too

20 years agoThese might help
j4strngs [Thu, 7 Mar 2002 06:42:27 +0000 (06:42 +0000)]
These might help

20 years agoc310u3a FGFS'ercized by Jim Wilson from a model by Chris Lampard. Jim has managed...
j4strngs [Thu, 7 Mar 2002 06:09:21 +0000 (06:09 +0000)]
c310u3a FGFS'ercized by Jim Wilson from a model by Chris Lampard. Jim has managed to track down Chris, who has graciously allowed us to distribute the model under the GPL

20 years agoTiled background
j4strngs [Thu, 7 Mar 2002 05:08:58 +0000 (05:08 +0000)]
Tiled background

20 years ago* Added link to Norman's PPE scenery placement email
curt [Mon, 4 Mar 2002 22:59:29 +0000 (22:59 +0000)]
* Added link to Norman's PPE scenery placement email
* Fixed bug in joystick question
* Fixed bug in adding scenery question
* Fixed old link to BGL site
* Updated 3D models question
* Updated navaid question
* Updated compile question
* Updated aircraft creation question
* Updated other documentation question
* Updated scenery generation question
* Various cosmetic cleanups

20 years agoAdded control outputs (used for 3D model animation).
david [Mon, 4 Mar 2002 00:18:28 +0000 (00:18 +0000)]
Added control outputs (used for 3D model animation).

20 years agoMoved to FlightGear/docs-mini
david [Sun, 3 Mar 2002 00:16:13 +0000 (00:16 +0000)]
Moved to FlightGear/docs-mini

20 years agoInitial support for jet sounds, from Erik Hofman.
david [Sat, 2 Mar 2002 23:50:07 +0000 (23:50 +0000)]
Initial support for jet sounds, from Erik Hofman.

20 years agoList address update from Martin Dressler.
david [Sat, 2 Mar 2002 23:44:48 +0000 (23:44 +0000)]
List address update from Martin Dressler.

20 years agoIndentation cleanups from Martin Dressler.
david [Sat, 2 Mar 2002 23:44:28 +0000 (23:44 +0000)]
Indentation cleanups from Martin Dressler.

20 years agoUntextured but highly animated model, including the following
david [Sat, 2 Mar 2002 15:31:20 +0000 (15:31 +0000)]
Untextured but highly animated model, including the following
movements:

- gear retraction
- nose gear steering
- nose gear doors
- ailerons
- inner and outer flaps
- elevators
- rudder
- propellers

20 years agoCorrected aileron movement direction.
david [Sat, 2 Mar 2002 10:56:05 +0000 (10:56 +0000)]
Corrected aileron movement direction.

20 years agoModified to use new FDM surface- and gear-position properties. The
david [Sat, 2 Mar 2002 03:14:24 +0000 (03:14 +0000)]
Modified to use new FDM surface- and gear-position properties.  The
gear and flaps now move smoothly.

20 years agoNew Cessna 310 model, still incomplete (no proper gear and no
david [Fri, 1 Mar 2002 23:04:02 +0000 (23:04 +0000)]
New Cessna 310 model, still incomplete (no proper gear and no
textures).  Most animations are working, but they're using the
/controls/* properties, so flap movement isn't smooth.

20 years agoUpdated to use new surface-position properties from FDMs. That means
david [Fri, 1 Mar 2002 23:00:11 +0000 (23:00 +0000)]
Updated to use new surface-position properties from FDMs.  That means
that the model will no longer be animated with LaRCSim or UIUC, until
LaRCsim.cxx starts exporting the properties as well, but there is
smooth flap movement.

20 years agoEnsure that the cranking and engine sounds for each engine have unique
david [Fri, 1 Mar 2002 14:28:06 +0000 (14:28 +0000)]
Ensure that the cranking and engine sounds for each engine have unique
names.

20 years agoModified to use C310 sounds for now, to get twin engine support.
david [Fri, 1 Mar 2002 14:27:38 +0000 (14:27 +0000)]
Modified to use C310 sounds for now, to get twin engine support.

20 years agoAndy sez:
j4strngs [Fri, 1 Mar 2002 07:27:26 +0000 (07:27 +0000)]
Andy sez:
I just checked in YASim changes that allow for more cleaner export of
control output to the property tree (and flaps now extend slowly now,
to boot).  But this breaks the XML syntax in an incompatible way, so
you'll need to update your planes in order to run the code in CVS.

20 years agoFixed a boo-boo. Thanks, Jon.
tony [Fri, 1 Mar 2002 01:54:34 +0000 (01:54 +0000)]
Fixed a boo-boo. Thanks, Jon.

20 years agoLatest changes to support assymetric aileron motion.
curt [Thu, 28 Feb 2002 22:44:56 +0000 (22:44 +0000)]
Latest changes to support assymetric aileron motion.

20 years agoAll major surfaces (including gear) are now animated.
david [Wed, 27 Feb 2002 22:59:28 +0000 (22:59 +0000)]
All major surfaces (including gear) are now animated.

20 years agoMain gear now retracts (but not smoothly). The gear and the
david [Wed, 27 Feb 2002 19:36:05 +0000 (19:36 +0000)]
Main gear now retracts (but not smoothly).  The gear and the
propellers are the only animations so far.

20 years agoUpdated model to separate front strut from wheel (so that it can
david [Wed, 27 Feb 2002 19:35:26 +0000 (19:35 +0000)]
Updated model to separate front strut from wheel (so that it can
fold), and retextured main gear.

20 years agoModified for Erik's sound-configuration changes.
david [Wed, 27 Feb 2002 14:37:24 +0000 (14:37 +0000)]
Modified for Erik's sound-configuration changes.

20 years agoAdded Erik Hofman's documentation on sound configuration files.
david [Wed, 27 Feb 2002 14:36:59 +0000 (14:36 +0000)]
Added Erik Hofman's documentation on sound configuration files.

20 years agoChanges from Erik Hofman adding per-aircraft sound-configuration files
david [Wed, 27 Feb 2002 14:22:05 +0000 (14:22 +0000)]
Changes from Erik Hofman adding per-aircraft sound-configuration files
and renaming /sim/sound to /sim/sound/audible.  So far, there are
sound config files only for the C172, C182, and C310; we'll have to
add them for other aircraft.

20 years agoReversed direction of elevator movement.
david [Tue, 26 Feb 2002 15:17:17 +0000 (15:17 +0000)]
Reversed direction of elevator movement.

20 years ago- enlarged flaps and ailerons and reshaped elevators
david [Tue, 26 Feb 2002 13:33:02 +0000 (13:33 +0000)]
- enlarged flaps and ailerons and reshaped elevators

- all major control surfaces are now animated

20 years agoDefined animations for propellers.
david [Mon, 25 Feb 2002 23:12:38 +0000 (23:12 +0000)]
Defined animations for propellers.

20 years agoInitial property file for dc3-dpm.ac.
david [Mon, 25 Feb 2002 19:11:53 +0000 (19:11 +0000)]
Initial property file for dc3-dpm.ac.

20 years agoInitial property file for c172-dpm.ac.
david [Mon, 25 Feb 2002 19:11:16 +0000 (19:11 +0000)]
Initial property file for c172-dpm.ac.

20 years agoChanged to point to an XML property file rather than directly to the
david [Mon, 25 Feb 2002 19:10:16 +0000 (19:10 +0000)]
Changed to point to an XML property file rather than directly to the
3D file.

20 years agoMore details, including stripes on wheel wells and antennas over wings.
david [Mon, 25 Feb 2002 15:10:45 +0000 (15:10 +0000)]
More details, including stripes on wheel wells and antennas over wings.

20 years agoOrientation fixes for people dropping in the defined model
j4strngs [Mon, 25 Feb 2002 00:13:56 +0000 (00:13 +0000)]
Orientation fixes for people dropping in the defined model

20 years agoJSBSim fix for drag due to elevator from Tony Peden
j4strngs [Fri, 22 Feb 2002 19:49:16 +0000 (19:49 +0000)]
JSBSim fix for drag due to elevator from Tony Peden

20 years agoSwitch to use c172-dpm.ac by default, so that new users don't end up
david [Fri, 22 Feb 2002 18:58:47 +0000 (18:58 +0000)]
Switch to use c172-dpm.ac by default, so that new users don't end up
with the glider.  The old model path, pointing to an MDL file that had
to be downloaded separately, is commented out but is still present.

20 years agoFirst textured release - not every face is textured yet, but it's
david [Fri, 22 Feb 2002 18:57:55 +0000 (18:57 +0000)]
First textured release - not every face is textured yet, but it's
starting to look like a plane.

20 years agonew turn coordinator tube n' ball
j4strngs [Fri, 22 Feb 2002 00:26:13 +0000 (00:26 +0000)]
new turn coordinator tube n' ball

20 years agoReduce gaps between LED segments.
curt [Thu, 21 Feb 2002 22:02:27 +0000 (22:02 +0000)]
Reduce gaps between LED segments.

20 years agoFixed adf radio placement.
curt [Thu, 21 Feb 2002 22:00:34 +0000 (22:00 +0000)]
Fixed adf radio placement.