Locus route(rte) file import to navigate

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At navigation only promote those rtept's with a <sym> into active Nav or Via_Point.

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+1

thanks for your idea

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As I was asked ;-) The benefits ?

A Viewranger compatible route(rte) gpx file format.

Also Locus should recognise the import of this easy route gpx file system. Simple and robust as this gpx route (rte) file format does not need (easily broken) timestamped tracks nor (timestamped) or eliminating the (harder to debug/edit) extension waypoint use. Easy edits fine tunings by additional external pc tools using autosynced gpx files. (Autosync dropbox).

Information:

http://forum.locusmap.eu/index.php?topic=5953.0

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The very similar alternative by gpx (trk)_navtrkpt method also should be considered.

As tracks, by standard, do contain multiple trackpoints probably a more popular choice ?


http://forum.locusmap.eu/index.php?topic=5953.msg51395#msg51395