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Offline Vyrtuoz

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Mapview 1.4.1 is now available!
« on: September 27, 2018, 04:56:04 PM »
Mapview 1.4.1 is now available!


Mapview is a third party addon for Tacview developed by Jacques ĎDetoxí Deyrieux.

With just a few clicks you can now automatically download and install terrain tiles for your favorite theater of operation. Mapview will download terrain tiles from one of predefined providers. They are then processed and stored in Tacview custom folder C:\ProgramData\Tacview\Data\Terrain\Textures.

This new release improves a lot ergonomics, performance and error handling.

Release notes:
  • added optimization of the algorithm of the manufacture of the tiles when they are made, the consumption of the memory is just that it is necessary. Now there is no more limits to generate in one pass all tiles of the world
  • added new ini file who simplify his modifications. The conversion from your old maps.ini to the new mapvie.ini is automatic when the new .ini file doesn't exists. Sources blocs are been deletes and replaced by internal management. Only maps and global setup is saved into the new .ini file.
  • added an editor of maps is available to change top/left and bottom/right of the map with a simplified syntax
  • added Clean tiles feature delete all files about a tile name before to save the new tile generated.
  • Skyvector server is now tracked by an automatic call to their configurator of web services.
  • fixed the sum and the counter of squares downloaded are the same now
  • added counter of squares skipped when the file already exists in the folder
  • added counter of square in error to download
  • added OpenFlightMaps provider. Please refer to their web site to know what are their maps available (see Switherland in mapsview sample)
  • added exception are now fully managed when parallel task is running
  • added the tiles manufacturer is threated and statistics are added
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Re: Mapview 1.4.1 is now available!
« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2018, 12:14:39 AM »
Great news  :thumbsup

I am downloading right now.

Thanks  :thumbsup

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