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Re: Connecting a OT3m

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  • Mads
    Thanks for your quick reply! It seems like a faulty usb to serial converter was to blame. Luckily I had a spare one in the drawer. 73! Mads, la1tpa
    Message 1 of 3 , Jun 17, 2013
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      Thanks for your quick reply! It seems like a faulty usb to serial converter was to blame. Luckily I had a spare one in the drawer.

      73! Mads, la1tpa

      --- In aprsisce@yahoogroups.com, "Lynn W Deffenbaugh (Mr)" <kj4erj@...> wrote:
      >
      > You need to put the OT3m port into KISS mode and make sure the baud
      > rates match between it and APRSISCE/32.
      >
      > From the hex characters in the first trace log, I'm guessing you have a
      > baud rate mismatch. From the second, it appears that you're not in KISS
      > mode. And make doubly-sure you're using Simply(KISS) and not KISS or
      > APRSISCE/32 will take your OT3m port out of KISS mode when you close the
      > client or disable the port!
      >
      > If you open the port in a terminal emulator (with the client closed or
      > the port disabled), you should see burst of non-printables interspersed
      > with readable packet payloads. In KISS mode, the APRS packet headers
      > are bit-shifted, but the payloads are humanly readable.
      >
      > Once you see that in a terminal emulator, duplicate the port settings in
      > APRSISCE/32 and you should be good to go.
      >
      > Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
      >
      > On 6/17/2013 6:40 AM, Mads wrote:
      > > Hello All
      > >
      > > I'm trying to connect aprsis32 (Built: 2013/05/24) to an OT3m via serial port but the received stations never seem to show up on my map. I'm sending a beacon from my vx-8g (la1tpa-7) and get the following results in the Port(OT3M) log:
      > >
      > > APRSIS32 Port OT3m: Simply(KISS)
      > > Serial port A on tracker: KISS
      > >
      > > >From log:
      > > Port(OT3m):2013-06-17T10:26:12.739 KISS:Missing Leading C0[94]:<00 00 98 E6 18 1E>``<1E 1E E6 06 06>x<00 18 06 E6 00 1E 00 F8 FE F8 E6 18>x<E0 98 E0 18 06 86 E0 86 E6 18>x<E0 98 E0>`<06 E6 E0 E6 00 00 00 E6>f<86 98 E0 9E 06 18 E6 9E E6 86 00 86>``<18>ff<98 06 06>x<1E 06 98 9E 18 98>f<E0 98 F8 98 9E 98 E6 86 06 98>f`<E6 80 00>
      > > -----------------------
      > > APRSIS32 Port OT3m: Simply(KISS)
      > > Port A on tracker: AUTO
      > >
      > > >From log:
      > > Port(OT3m):2013-06-17T10:31:01.950 KISS:Missing Leading C0[195]:<0D 0A>LA1TPA-7>UYQRP6,WIDE1-1,WIDE2-1:`<7F>APl-F[/`"4Y}Mads - WLNK-1_#<0D 0D 0A>$GPWPL,5912.06,N,00937.52,E,LA1TPA-7*2B<0D 0A>$PGRMW,LA1TPA-7,0,00AF,`"4Y}Mads - WLNK-1_# *11<0D 0A>cmd:@103044h5912.06N/00937.51E-Home QTH
      > >
      > > Please help!
      > >
      > > 73! Mads, la1tpa
      > >
      > >
      > >
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