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Changes of all RouteConverter versions

Release 1.32 from 1. March '10

  • contains completely new designed dialogs to insert, complete and delete positions in position lists
  • replaces the buttons to insert and delete positions to the context menu on the position list and the Ins and Del keys
  • allows to click on the elevation profile and select the corresponding position in the position list
  • converts heart beat rate embedded to GPX 1.1 files by Garmin Oregon 550t devices to Garmin Trainingcenter (*.crs) files
  • uses Maven for the build process
  • fixes a bug which did not recognize most iGO 8 Track (*.trk) files
  • fixes a bug which failed to react on pressing the Insert key directly after the program start on an empty position list
  • fixes a bug where the map opened only as a small bar on the top

Release 1.31 from 11. November '09

Release 1.30 from 19. October '09

  • reads and writes Kompass (*.tk) files
  • reads and writes Sygic POI (*.txt) files
  • provides an additional analyse tab which displays an elevation profile that may be printed and completed from geonames.org
  • provides three additional columns in the position list that display distance/ascend/descend of a position from the start position
  • provides additional buttons on the misc tab to print map and route and elevation profile
  • keeps the current map zoom level if only a few positions are inserted, updated or deleted
  • scrolls the map to the currently selected position
  • scrolls the position list to the position before the first removed position if positions are deleted
  • shows significantly improved speed when adding speed or numbers to positions
  • uses http://ws5.geonames.org/ for the retrieval of elevation and populated places information
  • allows to configure the maximum position count of Alan Map 500 Waypoints and Routes (*.wpr), Google Maps (*.url), Magellan Route (*.rte), Map&Guide Tourenplaner (.bcr), Navigon Mobile Navigator 7 (*.freshroute) and TomTom Route (*.itn) files
  • checks whether localhost and are resolved to each other
  • checks if a browser callback reaches the RouteConverter process
  • contains a workaround for Mobile Action which stores Km/h instead of m/s in GPX 1.0 (*.gpx) files
  • uses the user name for its directory where gpsbabel and the HTML body of the map are stored
  • fixes a bug which led to tracks and routes painted twice (and sometimes to the infamous JavaScript error messages)
  • fixes a bug where the position list type selector box could not be changed
  • fixes a compatibility bug introduced in 1.22 when reading and writing Glopus (*.tk) files
  • integrates a workaround for Java Bug 6544857