[aprssig] Kenwood D7 software on Linux?

James Jolin jjolin at itol.com
Fri May 29 14:40:36 EDT 2009

Greg D. wrote:
> Hi folks,
> Has anyone succeeded in running the Kenwood radio software (MD7G110) 
> under Linux under Wine (Crossover Office)?  I'm running OpenSuSE 11.1, 
> KDE 3.5, etc.  The GUI comes up fine, but I can't access the radio.  
> The serial port is a "real" one (not via USB), and I can talk to the 
> TNC in the Kenwood via Kermit, so I know the serial port is working.
> I went into the Crossover "bottle" and created a symbolic link from 
> com2 to /dev/ttyS4, but that didn't help.
> Anything else I can try?
> Greg  KO6TH
> Greg,
Unless I am missing something, isn't ttyS4 com 3?...I know ttyS0 is com 
1.  I haven't run the Kenwood stuff under Wine yet.  Did try  it on 
VirtualBox but ran in to some problems with the serial port setup.

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