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by VK4MIL
Tue Dec 11, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FT8 version 2 is coming
Replies: 38
Views: 3340

Re: FT8 version 2 is coming

Just how doe's one install onto this stupid linux. It has to be the most newbie un friendly piece of crap . the wondoze people are so much smarter they have a system that tells you where it put it :). Ok some sort of black magic happened I started wsjt-x and it is now version 2 please excuse the ram...
by VK4MIL
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FT8 version 2 is coming
Replies: 38
Views: 3340

Re: FT8 version 2 is coming

VK6AKT wrote:Hi Andy
Thanks for the test version 2 working fine on my Pi
Ken
Hi Ken where did you find ver2 for the PI? please
by VK4MIL
Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What's on your Workbench?
Replies: 603
Views: 58142

Re: What's on your Workbench?

2.4Ghz transverter nearly done. Here is my Spectrian Amp board with 40w@2.4Ghz on 13.8v@3.4A More photos of my transverter in progress here... https://photos.app.goo.gl/4mVCWhHF8yfzTSbR9 I have one of these I would love to use but I have heard that they are not very efficient how did you get yours ...
by VK4MIL
Mon Oct 15, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

VK5PJ wrote:wow... that's some real progress you two, congrats 4RF and 4MIL...
Thanks to you Pete for sparking the interest in this little project and all the ongoing updates on information
by VK4MIL
Sun Oct 14, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Screenshot from 2018-10-14 11-57-30.png
VK4RF and I made a QRA64A contact on 52.065 using our PI's Thanks for the test Rick
by VK4MIL
Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

VK4RF wrote:Finally crack it.
VK4RTT 6mtr beacon on Pi
well done :clap:
by VK4MIL
Sun Oct 14, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Screenshot from 2018-10-14 07-34-35.png
my sound card settings for signal link and miniprosc
by VK4MIL
Sat Oct 13, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Screenshot from 2018-10-13 09-17-24.png
Pi watching 50.293 WSPR seeing the odd meteor ping
by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 12, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

:clap:
VK5PJ wrote:now I guess I should provide full disclosure.. I work with Linux most days as part of my IT job BUT only from the Linux CMD line (shell via SSH) on our enterprise system so all this GUI stuff we are doing with the PI is all new to me.. so I am learning as I go along too. :mrgreen:
by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

:om:
VK4EA wrote:
VK4MIL wrote:
Screenshot from 2018-10-12 18-24-52.png
VK4RTT 6m beacon on my Pi IC7000 and my new MiniproSC interface
give that bloke a license, clever stuff


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by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Screenshot from 2018-10-12 18-24-52.png
VK4RTT 6m beacon on my Pi IC7000 and my new MiniproSC interface
by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 12, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

How to get a 'screen shot' in linux and in particular on your PI... In the main menu, go to 'preferences' then 'add remove software' In the new window that opens, type 'screenshot' into the search and hit enter. In the list returned in the right section, look through the list to find 'screenshot ap...
by VK4MIL
Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Audio in WSJT-X now firstly you need to know there is NO Microphone input on a Raspberry PI base board, it has a headphones port so you can play audio but no input. This means you either need an external USB sound card or rig with direct Audio. For the audio side I use Creative Sound balster USB's ...
by VK4MIL
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

now for GQRX SDR software you need to download the archive (TAR) http://gqrx.dk/download/gqrx-sdr-for-the-raspberry-pi I put mine is /usr/local/share I think, then you can run it from the CMD window or create s desktop link (another new experience for me on Linux) Works great with a RTL dongle and ...
by VK4MIL
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

VK4EA wrote:
VK4MIL wrote:Well low and behold you have to add a Different suppository .... snipped
I bet things moved better with a bit of help from the suppository [emoji848]


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Yes it did move a bit easier Peter :thumbup:
by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Well my PI journey well I bought the kit from little bird arrived yeah baby lets get this thing going. . . . . . Hang in there Col, persistence will get you there, it can be done. Computer types sometimes forget that those less skilled than themselves may want to have a crack at these things. Sadly...
by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

2018-10-05-195114_1680x1050_scrot.png
my screenshot
by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 05, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Well low and behold you have to add a Different suppository to get updates and even then it say's hey do you trust this site :) It's working now thanks for the encouragement once I learn how to screenshot i'll post :om:
by VK4MIL
Fri Oct 05, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Hi PJ, Many thanks to yourself and Colin 2CSW this thing is driving me crazy I tried the search in add / remove software but I cannot select the magnifier icon left click right click fist into keyboard nothing selects the magnifier I will continue to press on . The offer of team viwer sounds great b...
by VK4MIL
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Arduino, Picaxe, Raspberry Pi, and variants
Topic: My Pi Journey
Replies: 65
Views: 5649

Re: My Pi Journey

Well my PI journey well I bought the kit from little bird arrived yeah baby lets get this thing going. I could not have been more disillusioned with how simple it could be followed the booklet that didn't work as per the screenshots it came with a nice little usb thingy with no instructions it is a ...