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rename to be an org-mode formatted file

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+* Introduction
+
This software only supports the caris-lads-lidar format and is not
associated with Caris or LADS. Both are probably much farther along
in their lidar work.
+* License
+
LICENSE: BSD http://www.opensource.org/licenses/BSD-2-Clause
-Kurt Schwehr 2011-Oct-13
-Things to do:
+* Things to do
-* Does the code properly match shots to waveforms?
-* 99.99 must be the value for no bottom detect
-* caf splitter... pull apart a caf into one file per cbf
-* create a database from caf/cbf's
+- Does the code properly match shots to waveforms?
+- 99.99 must be the value for no bottom detect
+- caf splitter... pull apart a caf into one file per cbf
+- create a database from caf/cbf's
- Index into the binary file so accessing the waveforms is easy
-* cab to kml
+- cab to kml
- line mode. Break into cbf sections
- thumbtack / placemark mode
- stacked waveform mode
-* be able to dump specific waveforms into other forms
+- be able to dump specific waveforms into other forms
- matlab m file
- python file with plotting code
-* testing, testing, testing. Without testing, don't trust this library.
-
+- testing, testing, testing. Without testing, don't trust this library.
-Description:
+* Description:
The CARIS Lidar format is fundamentaly broken. The wave form does not
appear to have units and mixes the signals from each of the lasers. After
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Caris-LADS-Lidar formatted data comes as two files. A CAF ascii file
containing shot header information. The CBF binary file contains one
-waveform per shot.
+waveform per shot.
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