HSIMULATORS - DSFBUILDER X-PLANE 10/11

DSFBUILDER X-PLANE 10/11

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What is DSFbuilder?

Distribution Scenery Format Builder

Is a Manager and helper on the construction process of the Mesh Terrain (*.dsf) generated by the Meshtool program for X-plane, 10 and 11 versions. The Meshtool for your time is a development tool available for free by Laminar Research X-Plane, which through the command line in the DOS prompt is able to compile files using existing database in DEM (Digital Elevation Model), in format *.hgt, * .tif , combined with the format *. XES (Land Classification or Landclass).
To use the Meshtool by the traditional way is very boring. Enter repetitive commands line in DOS prompt, instructing the PC to read and interpret data from digital models of terrain (hgt or tif) combined with terrain classification model, in addition to submitting a script (SCP.txt) programmed by the user according to your need in the construction of the scenery. Manually is a dull task, which usually raises obvious typing errors. The DSFbuilder is a facilitator of this process, ideal for those who want to generate mesh terrain sceneries in X-Plane quickly and quite comfortable, without extensive typing command lines in the case of building large areas.

What makes DSFbuilder?

Automates the process of creating the repetitive tasks of the Meshtool command creating DSF format files (Distribution Scenery File), organizing them geographically in the respective folders equal in X-Plane 10 and 11. Assists in editing of the script, which in DSFbuilder is already a preset editable named SCP.txt file that can be edited through a window in the DSFbuilder, allowing to modify and save according to the needs of the developer. The DSFbuilder also creates HGT.log and XES.log files, which are HGT data files that are with problems at the source. For example, if the user has 100 *.hgt files compiling and one of them contains error, the DSFbuilder will report points to be patched and recompiled in isolation.

What you need to do?

It is known that before generating a mesh literally speaking you must acquire all necessary data and put together a well-written, well calculated Dataset and well dimensioned, downloadable from reliable sources with guarantee that the necessary files are free of errors.
The first step, after the delimitation of the area chosen for the creation of the scenario is to get the necessary files with the extension *. xes (land classification), free at the website X-Plane Developer, also the SRTM files, in the form of HGT, or extension GeoTif, which you can download free from various websites of satellite data from the Internet, which will be listed later in this document. In addition to the formats listed in this paragraph are required *.shp format file (shapefile) that will control and delimit the coastline, the bodies of water like oceans, rivers, lakes, roads, kind of vegetation etc.

What the DFSbuilder does not

  • Does not increase or decrease with precision terrain mesh resolutions. The resolution is achieved in external program. (Later in this tutorial there is a good example)
  • Does not provide files XES, HGT or SHP to the user. Only indicates where to get them.
  • Does not create airport areas flattens or any other area flatten on the scenery. Shows in a tutorial an option how to make.
  • does not compile photo realistic scenarios.

Technical Requirements

  • Original copy of X-Plane 10 or 11
  • Windows 7 or later version installed
  • Computer with at least 8 GB of RAM and processor i5

Knowledge of user requirements

  • Know how to use the tools available for X-Plane SDK;
  • Basic knowledge of creating files and directories in Windows;
  • Know edit in Notepad;
  • Assemble correctly the database where the DSFbuilder will read the HGT files, XES and SHP edited files.
  • Understanding of digital terrain model and extracting the same data from websites download managers of satellite data.
  • Know the organizational structure of the X-Plane and the priority of how they work.
  • Know how Meshtool work.

Important notice

The developer does not support questions of basic knowledge of Windows, knowledge of the Meshtool, X-Plane 11 or 10 Software Development Kit (SDK) and knowledge of satellite data acquisition required to build the mesh terrain. If you do not fit within these knowledge requirements, we advise you not to buy the DSFbuilder, or otherwise look before reading about these essential requirements of knowledge in website. If the user has no knowledge is required he visit the development of X-Plane to obtain knowledge essential. https://developer.x-plane.com/.

IT IS RECOMMENDED YOU READ ENTIRE MANUAL BEFORE BUY

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FILESIZE
29MB
REQUIREMENTS

Original copy of X-Plane 10 or 11
Windows 7 or later version installed
Computer with at least 8 GB of RAM and processor i5

LANGUAGE
"English"
DEVELOPER
"Hsimulators FS Company"
Customer Reviews
FSCGAA - DALIAN CHANGHAI AIRPORT ZYCH P3D4-5
Ma
这是一个令人难以置信的地景,它-
让我回想起了2015年那段坐着-
运5往返于大连和长海的时光。 -
它的航站楼做的非常精准,每一-
个窗户的位置和形式都完全精准! 地面也做的非常准确,从停车场到-
机坪的斜坡也完全做出来了!!! 对于10欧元来所简直是超值! -
This is an incredible scenery!!!it reminds me of taking Yun-5 to and from Dalian and Changhai in 2015. Its terminal building is very accurate, and the position and form of each window are completely accurate! The ground is impressive too,the slope of the road leading to the apron is also made carefully!!! For 10 Euros, it was worth every penny!
BIJAN HABASHI - PROJECT: ISLANDS, SUNKEN BOATS, - MSFS
Grant
I purchased this and the 4 Seasons pack. It was great for the first year. I can no longer recommend it since there isn't any support for it anymore.
JUSTFLIGHT - DC DESIGNS CONCORDE MSFS
Vincent
It is Really Cool, But For Me Its Just Too complicated to start it, so i just start automaticalcs
SIMPORT TEAM - PORTO SANTO AIRPORT LPPS MSFS
Talha
Its so perfect! Models and textures are great, I really liked it. Simportteam quality surprises at every new airport scenery.
INIBUILDS - INISCENE THE MARA SAFARI PACK MSFS FREE
Amos
So much fun, was doing bush flying between those airstrips with my son, excellent job!
UK2000 SCENERY - BELFAST CITY AIRPORT MSFS
Peter
Looks nice but not AI traffic compatible. Departing AI traffic gets stuck at hold points and never enter runway for take-off. Arriving AI traffic disappears on runway after landing instead of taxiing to parking. Possibly broken links between runway and taxiways. Some other minor issues. If the AI compatibility was fixed I would award more stars.
MXI DESIGN - ENSB - SVALBARD LUFTHAVN LONGYEAR MSFS
BRIAN
This airport is adequate apart from the fact that there appears to be no runway lighting at all. Given that this airport will be in darkness for significant periods of the winter, this is really bad!
JUSTSIM - HAMBURG AIRPORT EDDH MSFS
Moritz
Needs to be updated ASAP. Multiple Jetway are not working. and Taxisign are not visible except their Lightbeam reflecting on the floor.
VIEWPOINT TECHNOLOGIES - MANCHESTER-BOSTON REGIONAL KMHT V2 MSFS
Ken
Very nicely done! Well executed, no FPS hit, accurate. Thank you!
AEROSOFT - FLIGHTSIM STUDIO - E-JETS 175 MSFS
Maximilian
Still Early Acces but Basic Flights can be done. For an Embraer Fan it is a must buy
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