Rob Smyth

Thursday, 13 March 2008

CFA Reader Rev:1.0.0 Available

CFA incidents RSS reader (CFA Reader) rev 1.0.0 is now available here.

Features:
  • Region filtering
  • Colour highlighting of incident relevance with emphasis on bushfire/wildfire incidents.
  • Double clicking on an incident shows the general location in Google Maps.
  • Total fire ban notifications.
  • Real time 'no touch' incident updates.
Known limitations:
  • Internet connection is not configurable. Will probably not work from behind a business firewall.
  • Windows positions are not saved to disk. The application's panels will be in the same position each time the application is opened.
  • No documentation/help.

2 comments:

Phil said...

That's a great bit of software Rob... however, I'm pretty sure it didn't pass the 5 minute test!

Rob Smyth said...

Well, I know how good you are, so I would have been very proud if it had made the 5
minute mark. :-)