[chirp_users] UV-82 Support for MAC OSX

Denis Dimick dgdimick at gmail.com
Fri Jan 3 07:11:41 PST 2014


Jeff,

Sorry if I wasn't clear - tired and typing on an Android tablet is not my
best skill.

In Chirp you can create a file as a CVS, it's one of the formats Chirp lets
you save as, I've just found that Chirp wants to see a .IMG file to do an
upload to the radio.

Thanks,

Denis



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On Thu, Jan 2, 2014 at 11:29 PM, Jeff <jaydubaz at gmail.com> wrote:

> I think I understand what you are saying, but I never tried that, can't
> help right now. But you tweeked my interest.
>
> Are you talking about creating a file in an Excel spreadsheet in the same
> format as Chirp, saving it to a cvs, and then importing to chirp? Or
> copy/paste the rows into chirp? Or something else?
>
> I think I'll tinker with that over the weekend.
> Jeff
>
> Sent from my iPad
>
> On Jan 2, 2014, at 8:36 PM, Denis Dimick <dgdimick at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> One other thing I found, I was not able to load my own .cvs file, I had to
> import it into the file I downloaded from the UV-82 - I suspect I'm doing
> something wrong.
>
> Denis
>
>
>
> --------------------------------------
> There is no future until we settle our past...
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 2, 2014 at 8:32 PM, Denis Dimick <dgdimick at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I was getting the Bluetooth as the only data link, once I loaded the
>> PL2303 driver(s) everything works like a charm.
>>
>> I did "upgrade" to the latest daily build.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --------------------------------------
>> There is no future until we settle our past...
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 2, 2014 at 5:53 PM, Jeff Williams <jaydubaz at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> Well success for my new Baofeng UV-82 on the Mac. I just downloaded the
>>> latest Mac version from this link:
>>>
>>> http://trac.chirp.danplanet.com/chirp_daily/LATEST/chirp-daily-20140102.app.zip
>>>
>>> I have been using this driver for the USB cable all along:
>>> http://changux.co/osx-installer-to-pl2303-serial-usb-on-osx-lio/<http://changux.co/osx-installer-to-pl2303-serial-usb-on-osx-lio/PL2303%20Serial-USB%20on%20OSX%20Lion.pkg>PL2303
>>> Serial-USB on OSX Lion.pkg<https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/813317/PL2303_Serial-USB_on_OSX_Lion.pkg>
>>> When you run Chirp and select upload or download here is what shows in
>>> the port selection box:
>>> /dev/cu.PL2303-0000101
>>>
>>> My UV-5, BF-F8 and the UV-82 all upload and download just fine.
>>>
>>> For the record, I’m using an early 2008 MacBook Pro 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2
>>> Duo running OS X v10.9.1
>>>
>>> Thanks for all the help and for teaching me a thing or two!!!!!
>>> Jeff
>>> W3MLC
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> On Jan 2, 2014, at 3:53 PM, Dan Smith <dsmith at danplanet.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> I'm very sorry Dan, I learned something here.
>>> Thanks for setting me straight.
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks for understanding. It's fantastic how many people we have here
>>> actually helping other users so that the developers can concentrate on
>>> other things. It used to be just me answering questions in the early
>>> days. I know your intentions were good, and your effort to help other
>>> people out is much appreciated :)
>>>
>>> --Dan
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