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> From: flightgear-users-bounces@...
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> Behalf Of Maik Justus
> Sent: Thursday, February 01, 2007 2:49 PM
> To: FlightGear user discussions
> Subject: Re: [Flightgear-users] Redefining Joystick axes
> Hi Bill,
> why not using aileron, elevator and throttle input for your
> heli fdm? I think there is no need to rename them to *collective.
> Which xml file is used for your joystick can be found in the property
> tree: /input/joysticks/js[n]/source
Thanks, but I figured out how to take in the joystick positions, and rename
them as I wanted. Helicopter flight test data from the Navy comes with it
scaled from 0-100, 0 being cyclic forward and left, colelctive down, and
left pedal down. If I want to easily comapre it to flight test data, I'd
like to use those terms. Still having issues with doing those conversions in
the flight_controls sections. I'm having trouble with building tables or
equations in the flight_controls sections, but that's a newbee problem.
I've also been told to look at the CVS versions, as a lot of things have