Another technical post!
In the preceding post we described SaiLog which presents NMEA-2000 data on Mac OSX, Windows and Linux. Data is relayed via our TechoSmart Replicator.
We now have a simplified version running on our iPads. It displays the data in the same way but lacks the Deck Log function.
Pythonista provides a User Interface design tool which we used to create iSaiLog's UI. The UI is saved as a .pyui file which is in JSON format. Here's a screenshot of the UI designer...
|Pythonista User Interface (UI) design tool|
|Pythonista file selection includes iCloud|
|Editing iSaiLog.ini intialisation file|
Running a script is simple. We setup iSaiLog to present both a console tab and a UI tab on screen. Here's the console tab after running iSaiLog...
|Console window after running iSaiLog|
|iSaiLog running with Scheme=system|