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Re: Rpi4 wspr wsjtx newbee
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If you were using DRAWS™ HAT
there are some good starting points in this message thread
. The scripts by N7NIX discussed there might be helpful getting newer versions of the applications up and running.
On Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 9:23 AM Don - KM4UDX <dontAy155@...
Hello! Totally new to Pi world. I helping fellow ham set up Pi4 to run fldigi and Wsjtx controlling a KX2 into a 80-10 OCFD antenna.
My plan is to try and load Rasbian then figure out how to install wsjtx/fldigi. Is there something like a "software center" in rasbian where I search for the two apps, then download the packages and click to install? Is this how it works?
Sorry for being sort of cluess here. I have worked with Ubuntu/atomicPi/uBITX, but never rasbian/Rpi4/KX2. So this new stuff make my palms clammy. Especially with someones else gear. Whannn.
Also, it looks like the Rpi4 doesn't have a RTC, which not an issue if you boot on the network and it picks up the smpt time. True?
Plan to use an external USB sound card for audio I/O.
The KX2 has a separate USB cat cable that does the PPT and freq change, etc. when hooked up to a win10 laptop. Does the RPi4 work the same way? We just use the cat control cable between the Rpi4 and the KX2?
I think I know how to configure wsjtx/fldigi once they come up... fingers crossed.
Thank you for any help!!!
John D. Hays
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