New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta5

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New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta5

#1 Post by orux » Wed Jan 29, 2014 4:57 pm

For nautical sports.

All those features now included in the main oruxmaps version:
-->http://oruxmaps.com/foro/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=3689

:beta16
-->bug correction (sog & cog)

:beta15
-->updated expiration date

:beta14
-->BETA expiration date 2014/12/01

:beta13
-->BETA expiration date 2014/08/01

:beta8
-->BETA expiration date 2014/05/01


:beta7
improved serial to USB connection


:beta6

Added initial support for USB data source.

Sorry, guys, but there are important changes to configure the data source. Now all settings are under 'settings--AIS-NMEA (nautical)':
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1.-Select first your AIS-NMEA data source (IP, USB or Bluetooth)
2.-Check 'GPS location from IP/USB/BT' if the location also comes from the IP/USB/BT device.
3.-Fill the IP/BT url/adress if necessary.
4.-Start BT device, or plug USB device, if neccesary.
5.-Maps viewer, 'track' button, start the selected device.


:beta5
-->decodes sentences AIS 1,2,3,5,18,19,24

:beta4
-->added more information about vessels (from AIS data)
-->updated Mapnik url map.

:beta3 (many changes!)
-->added support to more NMEA sentences-->DBT, HDM
-->It is possible that the positioning of many boats with AIS is received. Only 500 will be painted. OM warn you that not all boats are painted with a flashing red light in the center of the map.
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There are different possible combinations of connections (from where take locations and other NMEA-AIS sentences):
We need to play with:
'settings--AIS-NMEA (nautical)--AIS-NMEA over IP'.
'settings--AIS-NMEA (nautical)--AIS-NMEA IP url'.
'settings--AIS-NMEA (nautical)--AIS-NMEA BT device'.
'settings--GPS--GPS location from IP'.
'settings--GPS--GPS external BT'.


:beta1
-->removed a bug in configuration.



Because this version has specific needs, I decided to make a different version, eliminating unnecessary features of OruxMaps version.

additions:
- Support to the most useful NMEA sentences, read from wifi (configuration->AIS-NMEA) or bluetooth interface (configuration->AIS-NMEA, if you also want to use the device internal GPS for positioning, or GPS->external GPS if you want to use an unique NMEA device (positioning + other NMEA sentences)).
-> AWA, AWS, TWA, TWS, DBS
->Better support to AIS

- New dashboard controls: XTE (available as an option in Wpt. nav. mode)

- New weather maps

- Creates a new set of exclusive folders (oruxmapsea/...)


More features coming soon.
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Use OruxMaps manual for most functions.

Please, report bugs and wishes.

Remember it's a beta, do not use as a single tool!

orux
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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#2 Post by NAVTAC » Thu Jan 30, 2014 4:41 pm

Orux,
What is the meaning of the abbreviations AWA, AWS, TWA, TWS and DBS?

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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#3 Post by orux » Fri Jan 31, 2014 4:32 pm

NAVTAC wrote:Orux,
What is the meaning of the abbreviations AWA, AWS, TWA, TWS and DBS?
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_dbs">DBS</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_dbs_sum">Depth Below Surface</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_aws">AWS</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_aws_sum">Apparent Wind Speed</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_twa">TWA</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_twa_sum">True Wind Angle</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_tws">TWS</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_tws_sum">True Wind Speed</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_awa">AWA</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_awa_sum">Apparent Wind Angle</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_xte">XTE</string>
<string name="pref_dash_nmea_xte_sum">Cross Track Error</string>


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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#4 Post by NAVTAC » Fri Jan 31, 2014 5:24 pm

Orux,
Are the string and array spreadsheets available already for translation?

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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#5 Post by orux » Sun Feb 02, 2014 7:03 pm

NAVTAC wrote:Orux,
Are the string and array spreadsheets available already for translation?
Hi, thanks,

Texts are available only in English and Spanish. Later I'll add in other languages​​;

I would rather correct the current texts in English, in order to use the correct terms, before making translations into other languages.


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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#6 Post by orux » Mon Feb 10, 2014 4:57 pm

Updated to beta5

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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#7 Post by rhodanis » Sat Feb 22, 2014 10:31 pm

I have a Lowrance 5x HDI sonar with rs232 output for NMEA0183 data. I would like to connect my sonar with oruxmap blue by bluetooth module. I tried this kind of module http://www.dawnrobotics.co.uk/dagu-ardu ... th-module/. This module is detected and paired in oruxmap blue but there is no data like DBT NMEA sequence. Can you help me?

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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#8 Post by rhodanis » Sat Feb 22, 2014 11:12 pm

I would like to connect my lowrance elite 5x hdi sonar to my android phone with a bluetooth module. Output connection is rs232 and nmea0183 data. i tried this kind of module http://www.dawnrobotics.co.uk/dagu-ardu ... th-module/. The bluetooth device is detected and paired in oruxmap blue but I can't get the DBT NMEA sequence. Maybe the bluetooth module is not adapted, i'm not a specialist. Can you help me?
Thanks

Sorry for my english

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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#9 Post by orux » Mon Feb 24, 2014 8:43 pm

rhodanis wrote:I would like to connect my lowrance elite 5x hdi sonar to my android phone with a bluetooth module. Output connection is rs232 and nmea0183 data. i tried this kind of module http://www.dawnrobotics.co.uk/dagu-ardu ... th-module/. The bluetooth device is detected and paired in oruxmap blue but I can't get the DBT NMEA sequence. Maybe the bluetooth module is not adapted, i'm not a specialist. Can you help me?
Thanks

Sorry for my english
go to 'settings--user interface--dashboard--user interface' and check the DBT control

go to 'settings--ais-nmea', select BT source, and select the BT device.

then, in the map viewer, 'tracks' button, -->'Start NMEA-AIS BT' option



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Re: New version for nautical sports, OruxMaps Blue 0.0.1beta

#10 Post by mabenson » Fri May 02, 2014 1:15 pm

Hi,

Is there an update to this. The beta has expired and I'm going sailing today :D

Thanks

Matt

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