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Forum: OpenCPN 19-08-2020, 09:07
Replies: 204
Views: 17,349
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5.2.0 Released

I can confirm, bulitin plugins are now found but the rest do not show.


I can update the pi catalog with success. "ocpn-plugins.xml" get updated and contains info about plugins but do not appear...
Forum: OpenCPN 23-08-2019, 15:13
Replies: 2
Views: 281
Posted By houlejm
Re: DeBug window Version 5 (Ubuntu)

Try closing the settings window. That is the way it works (at least in Ubuntu)
Forum: OpenCPN 11-08-2019, 12:03
Replies: 1
Views: 383
Posted By houlejm
Re: Opencpn Trackmanager

Go in route and track manager. Secect tracks and click on the eye in the first column.


Jean-Marie
Forum: OpenCPN 05-06-2019, 16:28
Replies: 10
Views: 698
Posted By houlejm
Re: First waypoint in route ETA is off by 8 hrs

https://opencpn.org/flyspray/
Forum: OpenCPN 14-05-2019, 04:54
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By houlejm
Re: Units set to feet/nm ... measurements show as meters

Some still think earth is flat. So no nautical mile for them.
Forum: OpenCPN 13-05-2019, 16:38
Replies: 11
Views: 539
Posted By houlejm
Re: Units set to feet/nm ... measurements show as meters

The meter is more closely related to the nautical mile than the yard.

Citing Wikipedia: "The metre was originally defined in 1793 as one ten-millionth of the distance from the equator...
Forum: OpenCPN 11-05-2019, 11:20
Replies: 353
Views: 28,641
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Released

Dave Weatherfax does not install on Ubuntu 18.04 and probably later versions.


$ uname -a
Linux 4.15.0-48-generic #51-Ubuntu SMP Wed Apr 3 08:28:49 UTC 2019 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux

$...
Forum: OpenCPN 09-04-2019, 10:01
Replies: 34
Views: 1,268
Posted By houlejm
Re: Migration issues from earlier verion to OpenCPN V5.0.0.9065270

I am guessing you are trying to use a mix of a normaly installed OpenCPN and a "Portable OpenCPN".

The support files are not going to the same place.

Open the "About..." dialog. It will tell...
Forum: OpenCPN 30-03-2019, 05:22
Replies: 353
Views: 28,641
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Released

Gilletarom
Le Français du Québec n'est pas si différent du Français de France et en général les Québécois s'accomodent très bien du Français de France.
Si jamais un terme me rendait nerveux, je...
Forum: OpenCPN 29-03-2019, 04:51
Replies: 353
Views: 28,641
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Released

Pourquoi ne pas traduire simplement par "Afficher les marées"


Jean-Marie


P. S.La traduction fonctionne bien pour moi.
Forum: OpenCPN 22-03-2019, 04:53
Replies: 30
Views: 2,293
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Release 4.99.1520 (RC2)

Dave

First I must specify, it is not the link in the About page that does not work. It is the one in the first page of the local manual. I just noticed the first one only this morning.

Nothing...
Forum: OpenCPN 21-03-2019, 16:36
Replies: 30
Views: 2,293
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Release 4.99.1520 (RC2)

In Linux I cannot access the "Complete Online User Manual" from the About window.
Forum: OpenCPN 17-03-2019, 10:49
Replies: 96
Views: 6,548
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Release 4.99.1507

No. In that case just disable WMM and do not enter manual variation.
Forum: OpenCPN 17-03-2019, 10:21
Replies: 96
Views: 6,548
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Release 4.99.1507

The options are already there.
- We have the option to enter variation manually.
- We have the option of turning off WMM
it is just a question of priority. If we do not have a manual variation and...
Forum: OpenCPN 17-03-2019, 05:43
Replies: 96
Views: 6,548
Posted By houlejm
Re: Magnetic Variation GPS and WMM

Ok.
Since I cannot set variation in the GPS, I will have to block sentences that contain variation, RMC at least.
I just hope I will not run into other problems because of that.
Too cold here to...
Forum: OpenCPN 16-03-2019, 19:33
Replies: 96
Views: 6,548
Posted By houlejm
Magnetic Variation GPS and WMM

How do you use magnetic variation from WMM for an autopilot?

If a GPS sends the variation in a GPRMC sentence it will be sent to the autopilot. The problem is their software is becoming quite old...
Forum: OpenCPN 14-03-2019, 08:11
Replies: 2
Views: 579
Posted By houlejm
Re: bsb to kap converter

BSB charts are KAP files. In a set of BSB charts you get .BSB files and .KAP files.
BSB files are a kind of information file for a group of KAP files.
KAP files are the actual charts.
I think...
Forum: OpenCPN 10-03-2019, 11:38
Replies: 4
Views: 576
Posted By houlejm
Re: Canadian CHS instalation sucess

Yes they are. I also got a bunch of them. You do not need any plugin.

Pricey, but up to date. There are updates almost every week.


Jean-Marie
Forum: OpenCPN 03-03-2019, 08:09
Replies: 285
Views: 17,601
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Release 4.99.1426

Is it possible that some charts (BSB) do not support night vision?
Forum: OpenCPN 28-02-2019, 19:35
Replies: 285
Views: 17,601
Posted By houlejm
Forum: OpenCPN 28-02-2019, 17:47
Replies: 285
Views: 17,601
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Release 4.99.1426

"About OpenCPN"

I love the new look.
I love the fact that it can open directly the configuration and log files.
And the "Help" opens in a simple browser.
Just one small problem quotes do not...
Forum: OpenCPN 25-02-2019, 12:47
Replies: 418
Views: 98,320
Posted By houlejm
Re: New rtlsdr Plugin

I had some time to experiment with rtlsdr_pi. I used lhe latest version from: git://github.com/seandepagnier/rtlsdr_pi.git which I compiled on linux.

It works well for receiving ais. It has...
Forum: OpenCPN 22-02-2019, 13:08
Replies: 343
Views: 26,269
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Starts

Hakan
Are we talking about this window? I have French (Can) set in my system and French (Can) set in OpenCPN.
Forum: OpenCPN 22-02-2019, 12:42
Replies: 343
Views: 26,269
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Starts

Hakan


Which language do you use? I am using French (Canadian) and the dates (Departure and arrival) have the correct format (YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM).

I agree the date format could be made...
Forum: OpenCPN 21-02-2019, 11:20
Replies: 343
Views: 26,269
Posted By houlejm
Re: OpenCPN Version 5 Beta Starts

Yes Right click to get route properties. I can reproduce always on linux.
Jean-Marie
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