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Re: [BPQ32] DE_407a???

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  • Jim
    I suspect it will not reinitalise, mine did not. Same with version 1.09 Jim wu3v aab8mt ... From: Mark Harloff To:
    Message 1 of 13 , Feb 24, 2008
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      I suspect it will not reinitalise, mine did not. Same with version 1.09

      Jim wu3v aab8mt

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Mark Harloff" <mharloff@...>
      To: <BPQ32@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Sunday, February 24, 2008 5:20 PM
      Subject: Re: [BPQ32] DE_407a???


      > No, I didn't.
      >
      > - Mark
      >
      >
      >
      > Jim wrote:
      >>
      >>
      >> Did you wait until you got the message that it was init failed?
      >>
      >> [10] *** DISCONNECTED RETRYOUT With WU3V-4
      >> *** AGWPE Beacon port 1 @ 16:42
      >> *** AGWPE Beacon port 2 @ 16:42
      >> *** AGWPE Beacon port 3 @ 16:42
      >> *** AGWPE Beacon port 1 @ 17:03
      >> *** AGWPE Beacon port 2 @ 17:03
      >> *** AGWPE Beacon port 3 @ 17:03
      >> *** AGWPE released
      >> *** AGWPE initialization failed!
      >> ----- Original Message -----
      >> From: "Mark Harloff" <mharloff@...
      >> <mailto:mharloff%40frontiernet.net>>
      >> To: <BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>>
      >> Sent: Sunday, February 24, 2008 4:02 PM
      >> Subject: Re: [BPQ32] DE_407a???
      >>
      >>> It took less than 3 minutes here.
      >>>
      >>> - Mark
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> Jim wrote:
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>>> Mark how long?
      >>>>
      >>>> I waited over 30 minutes
      >>>>
      >>>> Jim
      >>>>
      >>>> ----- Original Message -----
      >>>> From: "Mark Harloff" <mharloff@...
      >> <mailto:mharloff%40frontiernet.net>
      >>>> <mailto:mharloff%40frontiernet.net>>
      >>>> To: <BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>>
      >>>> Sent: Sunday, February 24, 2008 2:09 PM
      >>>> Subject: Re: [BPQ32] DE_407a???
      >>>>
      >>>>> Ron,
      >>>>>
      >>>>> I was wrong in my last message. RMS does periodically check for AGW
      >>>>> operation. It will reconnect by itself if AGWtoBPQ is stopped and
      >>>>> restarted.
      >>>>>
      >>>>> - Mark
      >>>>>
      >>>>> Ron Stordahl wrote:
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> Mark
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> Mark
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> 1) Does AGWtoBPQ have to be started before RMS? Ideally it could be
      >>>>>> started at any time and RMS would periodically try to connect.
      >>>>>> 2) If, after AGWtoBPQ and RMS have been happly cooperating, you
      >>>>>> cancel
      >>>>>> AGWtoBPQ, does RMS report this?
      >>>>>> 3) And following up on the above, if you restart AGWtoBPQ does RMS
      >>>>>> periodically retry and successfully reconnect to AGWtoBPQ?
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> Since you are using AGWtoBPQ in a fashion which RMS intended to apply
      >>>>>> to
      >>>>>> a remote AGWtoBPQ, it would almost have to behave gracefully as a
      >>>>>> link
      >>>>>> between such machines cannot be guaranteed to never fault.
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> Ron, N5IN
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> */Mark Harloff <mharloff@...
      >> <mailto:mharloff%40frontiernet.net>
      >>>> <mailto:mharloff%40frontiernet.net>>/* wrote:
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> Jim,
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> AGWtoBPQ works fine on the same machine as RMS Packet. You need to
      >>>>>> start
      >>>>>> AGWtoBPQ first.
      >>>>>> Then start RMS.
      >>>>>> Make sure that the TCP port in theAGWtoBPQ config is the same as you
      >>>>>> are using in RMS. In
      >>>>>> RMS, select 'Use AGW Packet Engine on Remote Computer' and set the
      >>>>>> 'IP
      >>>>>> Address to Packet Engine'
      >>>>>> as 'localhost'.
      >>>>>> Also, make sure the application mask in AGWtoBPQ is set to the same
      >>>>>> application number you
      >>>>>> have RMS setup for in the bpqcfg.txt file.
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> If you still cannot get it to run, send me a copy of your bpqcfg.txt
      >>>>>> file.
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> - Mark K2CAN
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> Jim wrote:
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > John thank you for your reply it has been a while since have
      >>>>>> communicated...
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > RMS has no kiss interface it only supports timewave or kantronics
      >>>>>> tnc's
      >>>>>> > the second interface is agw.
      >>>>>> > They read the agw.ini file and determine a port list. It also will
      >>>>>> > support an agw interface on a distant computer over a telnet link
      >>>>>> (I
      >>>>>> > imagine) and login with a name and password. That may be the way to
      >>>>>> > allow bpq32 to init with it.
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > I am planning to use the dataengine on another linking project
      >>>>>> related
      >>>>>> > to RMS.
      >>>>>> > I had 8 de-bpq nodes from Texas to Florida and when we removed them
      >>>>>> a
      >>>>>> > few had runtimes of 4+ years!! Impressive!
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > Rick and Vic (rms programmers) do not have the time to write
      >>>>>> another
      >>>>>> > interface (for bpq32). I have not been able to get bpq32 to
      >>>>>> communicate
      >>>>>> > with the rms application through agw. Using bpw germinal it tells
      >>>>>> me
      >>>>>> > there are no host streams availible or AGWPE streams, I assumed the
      >>>>>> > only way to get things to communicate would be a couple of kiss
      >>>>>> ports
      >>>>>> > and a null modem serial cable.
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > I think if tnc2bpq spoke kiss that might work?
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > Back to the DEbpq 409 image I would like to give it a go if you
      >>>>>> want to
      >>>>>> > send it to me.
      >>>>>> > No rush however I am working iin New York and will not be home for
      >>>>>> a
      >>>>>> > couple of weeks.
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > Jim wu3v
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > ----- Original Message -----
      >>>>>> > *From:* John Wiseman <mailto:john.wiseman@...
      >> <mailto:john.wiseman%40ntlworld.com>
      >>>> <mailto:john.wiseman%40ntlworld.com>
      >>>>>> <mailto:john.wiseman%40ntlworld.com>>
      >>>>>> > *To:* BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>>>> <mailto:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>>
      >>>>>> > *Sent:* Saturday, February 23, 2008 4:09 PM
      >>>>>> > *Subject:* RE: [BPQ32] DE_407a???
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > Hi Jim,
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > I have a 409 Data Engine image, but It will never have been run. I
      >>>>>> > lost track of my Data Engine around 1995!
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > What are you trying to do with RMS?
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > 73,
      >>>>>> > John
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > -----Original Message-----
      >>>>>> > *From:* BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>>>> <mailto:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>>
      >>>>>> > [mailto:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>]*On
      >>>>>> Behalf Of *Jim
      >>>>>> > *Sent:* 23 February 2008 20:36
      >>>>>> > *To:* Ron Stordahl
      >>>>>> > *Cc:* BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>>>> <mailto:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>
      >>>> <mailto:BPQ32%40yahoogroups.com>>
      >>>>>> > *Subject:* [BPQ32] DE_407a???
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > Do you know if that was the last version.
      >>>>>> > I found it on the web but I am not sure. I had a blast running
      >>>>>> > that stuff it was very flexible.
      >>>>>> > I ran it with 9600 baud modems and KPC2 and KPC4 on the serial
      >>>>>> > port in the DE.
      >>>>>> > I believe we had eight of them scattered from Houston to
      >>>>>> > Pensacola, FL at one time.
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > I may just need to do kiss ports between RMS packet and BPQ32
      >>>>>> > seems a shame!
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> > Jim wu3v
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> >
      >>>>>> >
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