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Posted by aitapepea 2014-01-02

OpenCPN 1.3.0 Released

Opencpn Version 1.3.0 was released on 5 May, 2009.

This is a major feature enhancement release adding the following new functions and features:

1. CM93 worldwide vector chart support, with automatic chart scaling.
2. Improved AIS target tracking with configurable CPA/collision warning options.
3. GPX compatible waypoint and route exporting tools.
4. Configurable range rings centered on ownship position.
5. And, as usual, miscellaneous bug fixes and user optimizations.... read more

Posted by dsr 2009-05-05

OpenCPN 1.2.8 Released

OpenCPN Version 1.2.8 was released on 25 December, 2008.

This is a maintenance and feature release containing several bug-fixes and optimizations as follows:

Mac OS X Support, including installable application bundle (OpenCPN.dmg), GNU/gcc compatible system build files, and XCode project files.

Garmin USB GPS device support for Windows platforms.

Miscellaneous bug fixes and user optimizations.

Posted by dsr 2008-12-25

OpenCPN 1.2.6 Released

Opencpn Version 1.2.6 was released on 28 August, 2008. This is a maintenance
and feature release containing several bug-fixes and optimizations as follows:

Improved S57 ENC symbology.
Increased compliance with IHO S52 specification for ENC charts.
Redesigned user data storage strategy, for easier maintenance.
Miscellaneous bug fixes and user optimizations.

Posted by dsr 2008-08-29

opencpn Version 1.2.4 Released

opencpn Version 1.2.4 was released on 20 April, 2008

This is a maintenance release containing
build improvements, bug-fixes and optimizations.

Changes and Improvements include:
Mac OS X build support.
Debian system package file download.
Unicode support.
Route/Mark Property sheets.
Various display speed/quality optimizations.

Feedback solicited.
Enjoy........

Posted by dsr 2008-04-20

opencpn Version 1.2.2 Released

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Opencpn Version 1.2.2 Released

Opencpn Version 1.2.2 was released on 2 Jan, 2008. This is a maintenance
release containing several bug-fixes and optimizations as follows:

Improved AIS symbology and diagnostics, including RateOfTurn indication.
Improved toolbar icon symbology, supporting day/dusk/dark color schemes.
Rationalized home directory selection for Windows, allowing program installation in
arbitrary directory/folder.
Improved accuaracy of Great Circle distance/bearing calculations.
Optional Depth Units displayable on chart as embossed character image.
Ownship position indicator on thumbnail charts accurately follow true GPS position.... read more

Posted by dsr 2008-01-02