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Author Topic: Strategy Notes - 11/24/09  (Read 4346 times)

Crystal

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Strategy Notes - 11/24/09
« on: November 24, 2009, 05:34:54 PM »

Driver interface ideas...2010   

Battery
•   Larger time remaining
•   Optional camera view
•   Tabbed top interface (diagnostics, etc.)
•   Customizable tab
o   Debug- Programmers
o   Debug - Drivers
•   Shortcut keys
•   Larger screen (if available)
•   Sensible indicators (speedometers for speed, bars for battery)
•   Customizable indicators
•   Tab to use full-size screen for camera
•   “Broken [component]” indicators
•   Current indicators on speed controllers and voltage
•   GPS(?)
•   Gyro(?)
•   Mechanism Indicator (belts are moving [direction])
•   Suggested Solutions
•   Conformation of autonomous mode (autonomous tab?)
•   Mode dependent tabs (autonomous options before match, debug tab, during match)
•   Switch tabs on field modes
•   “Error dump files”
•   Match logging and archiving
•   Customizable user statistics and logs (rotations, belts, breakage, actuation's)
•   Recording camera to file
•   Sound effects (with auto override “I heard you, shut up”)
•   User selectable notifications (certain points, certain events, conditions, etc.)
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Re: Strategy Notes - 11/24/09
« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2009, 04:57:22 PM »

Additional ideas from the 12/1 Meeting:

•   Prematch check list
•   Popup alerts/reminders
•   Non obnoxious Tooltips
•   Sidenote: Store rules on laptop
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Re: Strategy Notes - 11/24/09
« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2009, 07:40:47 PM »

Off one of those points: PLEASE make sure you carry a hard copy of the rules and updates with you at all times and not rely on the laptop. There are some cases when the laptop would not be most convenient.
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