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GPSsmooth - send NMEA-formatted GPS data to a FlightGear instance


GPSsmooth --help | --file file_name [--hertz hertz] [--host hostname] [--broadcast] [--fdm-port port] [--ctrls-port port]


GPSsmooth is a utility that reads a text file containing GPS data in NMEA format, parses it and sends it to a FlightGear instance for replaying.


Display usage information and exit.
Read GPS data from file_name. This option is mandatory if --help is not specified.
Specify the frequency to use for sending data to the FlightGear instance. By default, events are sent at a frequency of 60 Hz.
Send the data to the FlightGear instance running on hostname.

If --host is not specified, the default is to send the data to localhost.

Send flight data model and control data as broadcast packets.
Set the port flight data model data should be sent to. By default, data is sent to port 5505.
Set the port control data should be sent to. By default, data is sent to port 5506.


GPSsmooth exits with 0 on success, with -1 if the syntax of the command-line arguments is wrong or an error occurs.


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2017-06-04 FlightGear