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Changes of all RouteConverter versions

Release 2.28 from 6. July '20

Release 2.27 from 7. January '20

  • allows to select and move multiple positions on the map in the Open Source Edition
  • supports Mac OS X 10.14 “Mojave” and later with a jjlink/jpackage based setup
  • uses GraphHopper 0.13, BRouter 1.5.5, mapsforge 0.12 for the Open Source Edition
  • has optimized deletion of positions in large tracks
  • has optimized selection handling when removing all selected positions
  • shows an error message if no JavaFX is present for the Google Edition like for Java 11
  • introduces a fix for Google Maps in China for the Open Source Edition
  • shows copyright texts for maps in the Open Source Edition
  • tries to avoid the download of routing data in BRouter .rd5 tiles and GraphHopper .osm.pbf files
  • tries to download the .osm.pbf file with smallest enclosing bounding box for GraphHopper
  • fixes several bugs when writing Garmin Flight Plan (.fpl) files: description might have spaces, identifiers for same position are merged, country code can be determined from identifier, 4 digit identifiers are Airports, only User Waypoints have no country code
  • fixes bugs in Microsoft Excel 97-2008 (.xls) and Microsoft Excel 2008 (.xlsx) files that empty columns stop parsing and description is not read from numeric columns
  • fixes a bug where setting the map (device) scale factor didn't have an effect
  • fixes service uris for Nominatim based geocoding
  • fixes several initialization bugs which didn’t let the UI come up in rare circumstances

Release 2.26 from 20. May '19

  • adds Brazilian and Catalan localization
  • shows short distances in meter or feet instead of kilometers or miles
  • uses feet for elevation display in nautic unit system
  • writes heading, pressure and temperature in CSV and Excel files
  • shows notification popups during processing of GraphHopper .pbf files and during routing of long BRouter routes
  • supports WAD scripts for proxies
  • avoids the initialization of the remote tree if the local tree is the preference to speed up the browse panel
  • disables printing the Mapsforge based map
  • optimizes reading of Nominatim geocoding results
  • fixes red routing lines by loading segment files around the position the same way BRouter does it
  • fixes distance is displayed in elevation units when the distance is less than 10km
  • fixes distance is displayed in meters for nautic and statute units when the distance is less than 10km
  • fixes a NullPointerException in the Web Page (*.html) format since there is no default API Key anymore
  • fixes a bug in the overlay initialization