GPLIGC is a program for analyzing IGC flight data from GNSS flight data recorders used by glider pilots. It uses Perl/Tk and gnuplot. The openGLIGCexplorer (written in C++) allows one to view the data in 3D with OpenGL, and can also be used as a digital elevation model terrain viewer. It can also be used for off-screen rendering of 2D and 3D images of flight tracks or terrain/map data.
|Tags||Other/Nonlisted Topic Utilities Scientific/Engineering Visualization|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux Unix Windows Windows Mac OS X|
Release Notes: gpligc can now use map-tiles from different servers (e.g. openstreetmap). Furthermore, a geo-tagging feature was added. Many bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: A GPS live mode was added in openGLIGCexplorer, which requires gpsd. Furthermore, some new shading options for 2D rendering were added.
Release Notes: Calibration of the altitude has been improved. Options for storing additional information for each igc-file have been added. A new oxygen debriefing might be interesting for those addicted to wave flying. Some bugs have been fixed.
Release Notes: kml and gpx export were added for GPLIGC. openGLIGCexplorer can be compiled with gcc-4.3 now. Many bugfixes and new options were added for offscreen rendering with openGLIGCexplorer.
Release Notes: This release fixes a few bugs. Some options were added that allow you to specify a destination folder and filenames for screenshots. The background colors (including gradients) can be changed.