Ticket #346 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 9 months ago

Last modified 8 months ago

Country code changes (ISO to IOC) are not saved in FSDB file

Reported by: joerg Owned by: joerg
Priority: major Milestone: 2015 R4
Component: FsComp Version: 2015 R2
Keywords: Cc:

Description

Historically, FS has always stored the IOC country code in the country field, even though the field's name implies that the ISO code should be used.

A little while ago it was clarified that CIVL, and FAI in general, want us to use the IOC code, as is customary in sports.

When a pilot is imported from the WPRS, we use the IOC code. But as more and more external sources produce FSDB files, who insert the "correct" (ISO) code, we can get a mixed situation where some pilots are listed with ISO code, and others with IOC.

We cleaned this up a while ago, to convert all codes to IOC when an FSDB file is loaded. But through a change in the FSDB processing, this code conversion seems to no longer be stored in the FSDB.

Required: Store country code conversions in the FSDB

Change History

comment:1 Changed 8 months ago by joerg

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed

comment:2 Changed 8 months ago by joerg

  • Milestone changed from 2016 to 2015 R4
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