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10064Re: [wsjtgroup] Re: WSJT-X v0.95 r3251

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  • Sam Morgan
    May 3, 2013
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      suggestion,
      Joe, if you did add this "having it look again" 'Read the Rig's frequency' idea
      the red square would be the perfect [button] to push to force this action.

      On 5/3/2013 2:07 AM, Colin XSD wrote:
      snip
      > When I said ' have the directions for CAT contol individually selectable?' I was
      > thinking from the front panel. But:
      > Having looked at it again perhaps just a 'Read Rig Frequency' button near the
      > Frequency Display would suffice when the user has 'Polling = Zero' set in the
      > config, that may also be useful for people who have a long polling time set as
      > well (and want to force a 'Frequency Read').
      >
      snip
      > 73,
      > Colin
      > M0XSD.
      >
      > On 02/05/2013 22:46, Gary wrote:
      >>
      >> If you set the CAT Polling Interval to zero, then the software controls the
      >> rig, but it doesn't read anything back form the radio - I think that this is
      >> what you want.
      >>
      >> This is how I run WSJT-X with my FT-817.
      >>
      >> See Setup > Configuration > CAT > Polling Interval
      >>
      >> 73
      >> Gary
      >> G0DNI
      >>
      >> --- In wsjtgroup@yahoogroups.com <mailto:wsjtgroup%40yahoogroups.com>, Colin
      >> XSD <m0xsd@...> wrote:
      >> >
      >> > Thanks Joe,
      >> >
      >> > Running IC-706 MkII here and there is partial success with CAT control.
      >> > The software control the Rig but fails to read correctly, it normally
      >> > returns 0.000 000 but sometimes returns the previously set frequency, at
      >> > which point it locks up (Not Responding).
      >> >
      >> > Would it be possible to have the directions for CAT contol individually
      >> > selectable?, personally I am only interested in the Software contolling
      >> > the Rig but I can see the merit in being able to read the Rig frequency
      >> > remotely (for diagnostic purposes if nothing else).
      >> >
      snip
      >> >
      >> > 73,
      >> > Colin
      >> > M0XSD.
      >> >
      >> > On 02/05/2013 19:00, Joe Taylor wrote:
      >> > >
      >> > > WSJT-X v0.95 r3251 has been posted on the WSJT web site:
      snip
      >> > > Special note: we believe that r3251 address nearly all of the CAT issues
      >> > > experienced by a few users -- those with K3, IC-746, IC-706, in
      >> > > particular -- and that useful CAT control is now available for nearly
      >> > >
      >> > > One additional piece of advice when running WSJT-X in Windows. It's
      >> > > in the User's Guide, along with lots of other new stuff... But just
      >> > > to be sure: Connect and turn on your radio and any interface
      >> > > equipment before starting WSJT-X, and exit the program before
      >> > > turning such equipment off.
      >> > >
      >> > > -- 73, Joe, K1JT


      --

      GB & 73
      K5OAI
      Sam Morgan
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