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1449RE: [tracker2] Re: Proto C question

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  • 'Scott Miller'
    Feb 20, 2007
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      The last one should never be the bootloader - with that firmware loaded, every time you power up the tracker it'll replace the bootloader code.  And it won't do anything else.  I suppose I'd better document that somewhere.
       
      Scott


      From: tracker2@yahoogroups.com [mailto:tracker2@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of k9sarfrog
      Sent: Tuesday, February 20, 2007 5:55 AM
      To: tracker2@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: [tracker2] Re: Proto C question

      I started with OT2.S19 from the opentracker website with erase. Then
      did the webupdate 3 times. the last one was with the bootloader.

      --- In tracker2@yahoogroup s.com, "'Scott Miller'" <scott@...> wrote:
      >
      > The LED shouldn't stay green. That could be an indication of a
      clock
      > problem. You did load the regular firmware and not the bootloader
      updater,
      > right? Did you erase the configuration as well?
      >
      >
      > _____
      >
      > From: tracker2@yahoogroup s.com [mailto:tracker2@yahoogroup s.com] On
      Behalf
      > Of k9sarfrog
      > Sent: Sunday, February 18, 2007 5:16 PM
      > To: tracker2@yahoogroup s.com
      > Subject: [tracker2] Re: Proto C question
      >
      >
      >
      > it appears that the device is not transmitting.
      > When the board powers up, LED flashes red once.
      > when using terminal-program SecureCRT (9600b with N81) I get
      nothing.
      >
      > Using recent post, i reloaded the firmware. With firmware version
      > 54069 now the LED stays green. Still nothing with terminal program.
      >
      > --- In tracker2@yahoogroup <mailto:tracker2% 40yahoogroups. com>
      s.com, "Scott
      > Miller" <scott@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Ok, to back up a bit, what is the current problem? It's not
      > transmitting?
      > > I'm digging out of holiday email right now and I'm a bit behind.
      > >
      > > Scott
      > >
      > >
      > > _____
      > >
      > > From: tracker2@yahoogroup <mailto:tracker2% 40yahoogroups. com>
      s.com
      > [mailto:tracker2@ yahoogroup <mailto:tracker2% 40yahoogroups. com>
      s.com] On
      > Behalf
      > > Of k9sarfrog
      > > Sent: Sunday, December 31, 2006 7:40 AM
      > > To: tracker2@yahoogroup <mailto:tracker2% 40yahoogroups. com> s.com
      > > Subject: [tracker2] Proto C question
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > ____________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _________ _
      > > i tried both hyperterm and CRT. And got nothing.
      > > When I use the setup program or the firmware update, it pushes
      > those.
      > >
      > > I am using a 12v 800mA powersupply. I doubt that could be the
      > problem.
      > >
      > > Ideas?
      > >
      > > 2b. Re: Proto C question
      > > Posted by: "Scott Miller" scott@opentrac. <mailto:scott%
      > 40opentrac.org> org
      > > n1vg
      > > Date: Sun Dec 10, 2006 3:44 pm ((PST))
      > >
      > > That sounds like it's not starting the oscillator properly. Are
      you
      > > able to
      > > get to the command console?
      > >
      > > _____
      > >
      > > From: tracker2@yahoogroup <mailto:tracker2% 40yahoogroups. com>
      s.com
      > > [mailto:tracker2@ yahoogroup <mailto:tracker2% 40yahoogroups. com>
      > s.com] On
      > > Behalf
      > > Of k9sarfrog
      > > Sent: Sunday, December 10, 2006 3:22 PM
      > > To: tracker2@yahoogroup <mailto:tracker2% 40yahoogroups. com> s.com
      > > Subject: [tracker2] Proto C question
      > >
      > > I don't think it's transmitting. I have a ICOM IC-F3 handheld. I
      > have
      > > both the double tx/rx cable and the single.
      > >
      > > when i add power to the ProtoC board i get very brief green at
      > which
      > > point it swtiches to red.
      > >
      > > otwincfg is able to read/write, i grabbed the latest firmware
      from
      > > the
      > > files section and uploaded it. all I did is changed the callsign,
      > and
      > > switch it to a fixed position.
      > >
      > > Any suggestions on next step?
      > >
      > > Thanks
      > > Chris
      > > K9RMA
      > >
      >

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