On Sat, 14 Oct 2006, Doug Fales wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> I'm pleased to announce the first release of my GPX ruby gem:
>
>   http://gpx.rubyforge.org
>
> GPX is an XML format for representing GPS data.  This 100% ruby gem
> supports reading, editing, and writing of GPX files.  It is the same
> code that powers the trip-editing part of my site,
> http://walkingboss.org.
>
> In addition to parsing GPX files, this gem also supports:
>  * parsing and conversion of the NMEA output from Magellan GPS devices
>  * deletion and cropping of points within/outside of a rectangular bounds
>  * calculation of meta-data about files, tracks, segments
>  * creating new GPX files
>
> -Doug Fales
> http://guod.net
> http://walkingboss.org

right on dude - share the wealth!

now just sit back and wait for the bug reports!  ;-)

-a
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