Re: [linuxham] FT-920 mode data incompatible with Rig XML
- View Source* w1hkj <w1hkj@...> [2007 Feb 23 14:17 -0600]:
> Nate Bargmann wrote:Has any progress been made on this, Dave? I was browsing the docs last
> > Hi All.
> > I decided to dive into the Rig XML, just to see how it's done. Since I
> > use an FT-920, I figured the FT-990 file would be rather close, and it
> > is.
> > I am working in the reply section dealing with mode, but, of course,
> > Yaesu couldn't use a matching set of commands for set and get mode.
> > Here is the FT-920 received byte value:
> > Mode Data Octet 8:
> > MSB LSB
> > 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0
> > | | | | | | | | 000=SSB, 001=CW, 010=AM
> > | | | | | +---+--+--> 011=FM, 100=DATA LSB
> > | | | | | 101= DATA USB, 110=DATA FM
> > | | | | |
> > | | +---+---+-------------> Not Used
> > | +-------------------------> Side Band: 0=Lower, 1=Upper
> > +-----------------------------> Band Width: 0=Wide, 1=Narrow
> > As you can see, figuring out USB from LSB is not a simple matter as it
> > is with the FT-990 as the command byte, does not match the received
> > byte.
> > Given that the FT-920 has this difference between set mode and get mode
> > byte values, can the mode section be extended as the bandwidth section
> > is, allowing for differing set and get byte values? I don't know what
> > other models may have a similar issue.
> > 73, de Nate >>
> I will look at the xml parsing code Nate.
week and didn't notice any changes. I'd like to be able to test the
RigCAT on the FT-920.
73, de Nate >>
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