In-Development Information Display for Logitech Flight Instrument Panel

Information Display for Logitech Flight Instrument Panel


This application displays data from Elite Dangerous on Logitech(Saitek) Flight Instrument Panels
The menu area and each screen can be configured via razor (.cshtml) web page templates.
Use the right rotary encoder to scroll vertically on all tabs.
Use the left rotary encoder to scroll to another card on the POI or SHIP tab or zoom into the galaxy map.
Use the up/down arrow buttons to switch between pages.

The application and source code are here

 
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released 1.0.1

  • displays more data
  • improved layout
  • added scroll bar (use rotary encoder on the right)

screenshots in the first post are updated....

The menu area and each screen can be configured via razor (.cshtml) web page templates.
 
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released 1.0.2

  • added target menu option and data
  • added more data like cargo amount and capacity and reputation data
screenshots in the first post are updated....
 
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release 1.0.5

This adds information about POIs, in the current system, that are read automatically from a public google docs spreadsheet, that is found here
Thanks go to DaftMav for maintaining the POI list (for use with EDISON)
 
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release 1.07

Now shows the nearest 5 POIs (not necessarily in the current system)

fixes problem where pages could have the wrong height and scrolling would not work correctly
 
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release 1.0.8

Extends POI tab, to also show the nearest 5 :
  • Interstellar Factors
  • Raw Material Traders
  • Manufactured Material Traders
  • Encoded Data Traders
  • Human Technology Brokers
  • Guardian Technology Brokers
(use the left rotary encoder, to change card on the POI tab)

The required station and system data is read from https://eddb.io/ and https://www.edsm.net/

screenshots in the first post are updated....
 
release 1.1.0

Shows your current position on a map

Better handling of multiple FIP panels.

Gets the serial number of each FIP panel and remembers the current page for each panel. (navigate between pages via up and down arrow buttons)


screenshots in the first post are updated....




Thanks to https://www.edsm.net/ for the galaxy map image
 
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This sounds like a cool way to use these panels. I’m not sure how many people are aware of these FIPs but they can be found here:


Individually, they aren’t terribly expensive, although for a full sim airplane cockpit they would add up. One or two for ED isn’t too expensive, even with the Elgato stream deck.

I’ve got some of the MFD panels and the Status Display software Robert Maynard developed. It’s really flexible but I’d like to see how the two can be used together.
 
version 1.1.2

show current ship image on the SHIP tab



Thanks to https://edassets.org/ CMDR Qohen Leth and CMDR Nuse for the ship images


You can now zoom into the galaxy map (using the left rotary encoder)

 
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Hello, how do I start this application? (The menu area and each screen can be configured via razor (.cshtml) web page templates.) Is it a web server? I tried to compile fip-elite in Visual Studio. Unfortunately without success. Maybe you have short instructions for me? Sorry my english is bad i use google translator
 
version 1.1.4

major refactor (changed from eliteapi to elitejournalreader)
fixed scrolling bug and improve scrolling performance
added splash screen with loading progress messages
 
version 1.1.5

Show all stored ships (with picture), their location and their distance from your current location.
(use left rotary encoder on SHIP tab, to go to next card)

 
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