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[TOOL][WIN] Offline TXT FlightRecord to CSV Converter

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by ferraript, Mar 6, 2016.

  1. BudWalker

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    Try this.

    [TOOL][WIN] Offline TXT FlightRecord to CSV Converter
     
  2. DasPhantom

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    Thank you very much, I had overlooked that. Now the data seems to import ok, but it is not shown in any gauges except for map / GPS position (even lat/long text does not change). I tried adding custom values to a gauge with variables from the profile as input but no luck so far, the value remains zero. Anyway, I'm one step further than before, thanks again.
     
  3. goixiz

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    where would the latest tool reside so i can make sure i have all the updates Thank you
     
  4. msinger

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    You can download the latest version from the bottom of post #1.
     
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    Thanks
    Is there a legend file so i can better educate myself on what all the headings mean (some are very easy to interpret but some its foreign to me)
    Thanks again
     
  6. ferraript

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    so far not, maybe in the future
    in most of the cases the names of the columns are speaking for themselves and those few exceptions are unknown to us too
     
  7. goixiz

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    Just a suggestion - maybe create an open file so everyone can help contribute
    Heading / description / units / range


    P.s. Thank you for this great tool that will help many understand their toys
     
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    When I started looking into these, every column was a black magic for me. Then after learning what it does, it becomes trivial. I think documenting these would be great, as for me that was a high entry barrier, and I'm sure many people bounce of it.

    Currently there are a lot of findings, but they're very distributed:
    - some are in TXT FlightRecord Converter
    - some are in DatCon column names
    - some are in DatCon source code if you open Java files in text editor
    - some are in Wireshark dissectors, as comments displayed in bottom status bar
    - some are in Wireshark dissectors, but only visible if you open LUA scripts in text editor

    Each of these tools is living its own life and the data is being continuously updated.
    Furthermore, some values have different names in every tool.

    For every column, I'd love to have: unit, min and max value, typical value (or typical range), description using different words than the field name, alternative names, details regarding where the value comes from and what it means.

    Collaborating on such documentation is a great idea.
     
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    i would love to help so i can understand them as well and if i have time i can create in xls to turn on and off certain columns too view what is of interest to certain search because to scroll across the field its taking a lot of time
     
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