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Re: JT65 and Mint 13

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  • qrpbear
    And under Lubuntu 12.04 it loads to a blank form window then does nothing after that. 73, Bear NH7SR
    Message 1 of 22 , Jan 22, 2013
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      And under Lubuntu 12.04 it loads to a blank form window then does nothing after that.

      73,

      'Bear' NH7SR

      --- In linuxham@yahoogroups.com, David Toombs wrote:
      >
      > Under Mint 14 (installed from Software Manager which I believe is a
      > Ubuntu depositary)
      >
      > Program loads, flashes on screen momentarily then disappears.
      >
      >
      > Regards, Dave
      >
      >
      > On 22/01/13 17:59, Creede Lambard wrote:
      > >
      > >
      > > I'm curious what changed between 10.04 and 11.04 to make this happen.
      > > I just assumed it was probably a library problem, but there may be
      > > more to it than that.
      > >
      > > Ideally, as I kind of touched on in my earlier mail, someone could
      > > fork the code, look at the various functions and document their
      > > function and interaction so the project could be rewritten in a
      > > language accessible to more programmers. I was thinking Python because
      > > of the relative ease of coding, although if it were re-written in Java
      > > that might get rid of the need for separate Linux and Windows versions
      > > and maybe even make it accessible on a Mac (as long as the FFT
      > > libraries are available).
      > >
      > > But in proposing this I'm aware that I'm being generous with other
      > > peoples' time.
      > >
      > > 73, Creede WA7KPK
      > >
      > > On 01/22/2013 09:15 AM, qrpbear wrote:
      > >>
      > >>
      > >> Creede,
      > >>
      > >> Snippet from the 'readme.txt' accompanying the linux code...
      > >>
      > >> "Probably will only work reasonably as expected with Ubuntu
      > >> 10.04. Ubuntu 11.xx is a nightmare, buttons don't work --
      > >> menu items work one second and not the next. Seriously --
      > >> don't even think of playing with this on anything other than
      > >> Ubuntu 10.04 (using 10.04 LTS here)."
      > >>
      > >> I suspect the problems have more to do with the Free Pascal compiler
      > >> than with the code. I don't know if the current FP compiler version
      > >> fixes the incompatibility with the newer Ubuntu-based distros or not.
      > >>
      > >> 73,
      > >>
      > >> 'Bear' NH7SR
      > >>
      > >
      > >
      >
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