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a library of functions to draw more complex things on a canvas? While some people prefer Inkscape/SVG and others prefer nasal scripting, this page is intended to document a library for procedural drawing.

Specifically, to help implement elements commonly used for the PFD and parts of MFD.

While people can certainly find lots of code in all the different aircraft for drawing things like speed tape, compass, engine instruments etc. but as far as I see there is nothing like a canvas.draw library as of 12/2018.

It seems, it would be good to start such thing and my first elements would be a compass rose and a linear tape (e.g. for speed and altitude), stylable of course. So the library should also contain a structure to organize styles.