[aprssig] Kenwood D7 software on Linux?
ve2prt at sympatico.ca
Fri May 29 23:05:45 EDT 2009
Today, 19:58 -0700, Greg D. wrote:
> Hi Jim,
> The PC has three physical serial ports, and for some reason Linux has
> named them /dev/ttyS0, S4, and S5. S0 goes to my radio's CAT system,
> S4 to the Az/El rotor, and S5 to the TNC. So, if I was running DOS
> or Windows, it would be COM2 (being the second serial port), so
> that's what I picked. But it's just a symbolic link in the
> dosdevices directory under ~/.wine (or in this case, the Crossover
> equivalent), so in theory I could pick any COM device I wanted. Or,
> do I have this symbolic link thing all wrong, and need to configure
> it somewhere else?
> I did try all 4 COM devices within the program, and all gave an
> error. At least, using COM2 took a few seconds to give the error,
> suggesting that it did access the port, but somehow they failed to
/dev/ttyS0 is known to wine as COM1, /dev/ttyS1 as COM2 and so on. So
/dev/ttyS4 is COM5 and /dev/ttyS5 is COM6.
'73 - Pierre
> Hmmm, now that I think of it, I wonder if it's freaking out not
> seeing the DSD/CTS/etc control signals?
> Greg KO6TH
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