[chirp_users] Help with Chirp on Mac OSX

Tom Hayward esarfl at gmail.com
Fri Mar 1 20:21:17 PST 2013


On Fri, Mar 1, 2013 at 8:07 PM, Stuart Smith <kk4oip at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've installed Chirp (chirp-daily-20130301) on my iMac OX10 (Lion 10.7.5),
> but I cannot get it to read from my radio.
>
> When selecting "Radio" > "Download from Radio", my two port options are
>
> /dev/cu.Bluetooth-PDA-Sync
> /dev/cu.Bluetooth-Modem
>
> Since I'm not using Bluetooth, I'm at a loss for what to do.  Any help would
> be appreciated.

This means you don't have compatible drivers installed for your cable,
or your cable is not plugged in to the computer. If the driver and
cable is working, a /dev/cu.usbserial (or similar) entry will appear.

Tom KD7LXL


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