[chirp_users] yaesu 897

Tom Hayward esarfl at gmail.com
Thu Jan 30 10:00:14 PST 2014


On Thu, Jan 30, 2014 at 9:18 AM, Basil Copeland <blcjr2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I found the source code.  Thanks.
>
> Well, I can understand why a code readability update shouldn't matter.  But
> before dismissing the matter, shouldn't someone try to replicate my problem,
> i.e. actually try to program an FT-60 or an FT-8800 with the builds I
> reported problems with?  If they do, and it works for them, then I would
> think that narrows it to a cable issue, and we should look at what cables
> are being used successfully, versus what I'm using unsuccessfully.  While I
> will not rule out a cable issue per se, I have to be jaundiced about blaming
> it on the cable since I have successfully used the FT-60 cable (FTDI) with
> the Commander software.  I purchased an FTDI cable at the same time as the
> other two, for a VX-7, but haven't tried to program it yet.  I think I'll
> try to get around to it today, and see if there are related issues.
>
> Basil
> KE5GAE

Firstly, let's handle these two radios separately. I can only test one
at a time.

I don't have a FT-8800 I can borrow for testing.

The last time I borrowed an FT-60 for testing was 2013-12-18 and Chirp
was working fine then:
http://chirp.danplanet.com/issues/1273

Tom KD7LXL



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