[chirp_users] Baofeng UV-5R

IZ1TGH Roberto Waha iz1tgh at gmail.com
Mon Jun 25 23:30:53 PDT 2018


Hi Paul.
Linux is CASE-SENSITIVE, so /dev/ttyusb0 is different from /dev/ttyUSB0
Check the port name in Chirp and fix those pesky lowercase "usb" with
uppercase "USB".
Since dmesg says that the port name is /dev/ttyUSB0 and Chirp looks for
/dev/ttyusb0.
I wonder how it could work before.

73 de IZ1TGH

Il giorno mar 26 giu 2018 alle ore 07:47 Paul Snyder <wallapai127 at gmail.com>
ha scritto:

> Greetings,
>
> *Platform:*  I5 Laptop running Ubuntu 14.04.  Prolific PL2303 USB to
> Serial programming cable.
>
> In the past, I have been able to access the UV-5R radio's configuration.
>
> The laptop's OS is up to date as well as the Chirp Daily Builds
>
> *dmesg:*
>
> [ 1900.825659] usb 3-2: new full-speed USB device number 3 using xhci_hcd
>
> [ 1900.842467] usb 3-2: New USB device found, idVendor=067b,
> idProduct=2303
>
> [ 1900.842475] usb 3-2: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2,
> SerialNumber=0
>
> [ 1900.842480] usb 3-2: Product: USB-Serial Controller
>
> [ 1900.842485] usb 3-2: Manufacturer: Prolific Technology Inc.
>
> [ 1900.943247] usbcore: registered new interface driver usbserial
>
> [ 1900.943264] usbcore: registered new interface driver usbserial_generic
>
> [ 1900.943278] usbserial: USB Serial support registered for generic
>
> [ 1900.967300] usbcore: registered new interface driver pl2303
>
> [ 1900.967333] usbserial: USB Serial support registered for pl2303
>
> [ 1900.967357] pl2303 3-2:1.0: pl2303 converter detected
>
> [ 1900.968085] usb 3-2: pl2303 converter now attached to ttyUSB0
>
>         #System sees the interface device#
>
> *Attempt to read radio's configuration:*
>
> "Due to the fact that the manufacturer continues to release new versions
> of the firmware with obscure and hard-to-track changes, this driver may not
> work with your device. Thus far and to the best knowledge of the author, no
> UV-5R radios have been harmed by using CHIRP. However, proceed at your own
> risk!"
>
> And then results in:
>
> "could not open port /dev/ttyusb0: [Errno 2] No such file or directory:
> '/dev/ttyusb0"
>
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