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[aprssig] Guve XASTIR a RADAR style display

Andrew Rich vk4tec at tech-software.net
Fri Feb 3 20:14:19 UTC 2006


Yes I am open to suggestions on how to put a 45 degree line off to one side ?


On Saturday 04 February 2006 02:44, Wes Johnston wrote:
> Also, it should have a little line and a caption off to the side telling
> me about the station... like AWACS.
> 
> Wes
> 
> Scott Miller wrote:
> > Yeah, but it's no good without a sweep indicator and little 'blip'
> > noises... =]
> >  
> > Scott
> > N1VG
> > 
> >     ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >     *From:* aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org
> >     [mailto:aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org] *On Behalf Of *Andrew Rich
> >     *Sent:* Friday, February 03, 2006 3:08 AM
> >     *To:* Xastir List
> >     *Cc:* TAPR List
> >     *Subject:* [aprssig] Guve XASTIR a RADAR style display
> > 
> >     Gudday.
> >      
> >     Here is how I gave my XASTIR a RADAR style display
> >      
> >     Login as root
> >      
> >     1) Modify draw_symbols.c
> >      
> >     add this (to make all text green)
> >      
> >      // finally draw the text
> >         fgcolor = 0x52;
> >         (void)XSetForeground(XtDisplay(w),gc,colors[fgcolor]);
> >         (void)XDrawString(XtDisplay(w),where,gc,x,y,text,length); 
> >      
> >     2) Modify symbols.dat
> >      
> >     delete all symbols except the first one and set it to a green
> >     diamond like this
> >      
> >     # -------------------------------
> >     #
> >     TABLE !              description from APRS101.pdf [used here as]
> >     APRS #
> >     ....................
> >     ....................
> >     ....................
> >     ....................
> >     ....................
> >     ........kk..........
> >     .......k..k.........
> >     ......k....k........
> >     .....k......k.......
> >     ....k........k......
> >     ...k..........k.....
> >     ....k........k......
> >     .....k......k.......
> >     ......k....k........
> >     .......k..k.........
> >     ........kk..........
> >     ....................
> >     ....................
> >     ....................
> >     ....................         
> >      
> >      
> > 
> >     -----------------------------------------
> >     Andrew Rich
> >     Amateur radio callsign VK4TEC
> >     email: vk4tec at tech-software.net <mailto:vk4tec at tech-software.net>
> >     web: http://www.tech-software.net
> >     Brisbane AUSTRALIA
> > 
> >      
> > 
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Andrew Rich VK4TEC
Satellite Ground Station for PCSAT2
www.tech-software.net
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