G2 HUD support?

Dirk Hohndel dirk at hohndel.org
Tue Apr 16 07:40:08 PDT 2019

On Tue, Apr 16, 2019 at 09:23:26AM -0400, William Perry wrote:
> My local shop has been selling the new G2 HUDs like hotcakes, and everyone
> that has been getting the G2 console or wrist computer has been using
> Subsurface on Mac or Windows.  I've been getting some questions from folks
> about support for the HUD (somehow I am the de-facto computer help guy for
> the Mac folks at the shop because I happen to own a Mac and work in the
> tech industry - it is like having 100+ parents and grandparents).
> Anything I could do from this end to get HUD support rolling?  I have
> access to at least 3 of the HUDs with actual dives on them (all
> recreational) to run test programs against.  I'm not sure the supply has
> loosened up enough to get a loaner to anyone, especially with dive season
> crashing down on us.
> Hopefully getting the basic support is as simple as just adding new device
> identifiers, but the silly thing does have some sort of GPS support so who
> knows whether the data stream has changed significantly.

What name does it show up under in a BT scan? My first guess would be to
add that name to our magic recognition algorithm and then give things a
try :-)


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