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RE:FlexNet for 9600 packet satellites?



PB & PG are pacsat protocol programs.  The pacsats require special terminal 
software (PB & PG for dos and WiSP for win.)  I don't know if the kiss 
driver will work for sound card packet.  That is what we were inquiring 
about.


>From: "Papson, John" <papson@hazeltine.com>
>To: "'Christopher Maness'" <kq6up@hotmail.com>,        "'KB8QIR@aol.com'" 
><KB8QIR@aol.com>
>Subject: RE: [FlexNet] Re: [amsat-bb] FlexNet for 9600 packet satellites?
>Date: Fri, 15 Oct 1999 09:23:11 -0400
>
>Chris, Jacob:
>
>What is PB & PG ??
>If these programs can run on top of G8BPQ, then they will run on top of
>FlexNet using the TFEMU driver.
>While it is not 100% correct, FlexNet KISS driver will "sort of" work
>driving a TNC in KISS mode.
>But it works much better with proper driver, such as 6PACK !
>
>73  John WB2CIK
> > ----------
> > From: 	Christopher Maness[SMTP:kq6up@hotmail.com]
> > Sent: 	Friday, October 15, 1999 12:15 AM
> > To: 	KB8QIR@aol.com
> > Cc: 	amsat-bb@amsat.org; ke6rut@juno.com; k6lg@juno.com;
> > amanduh_qt@email.msn.com; flexnet@qth.net; w6rpd@unilat.com;
> > mikeke6alv@yahoo.com; sailer@ife.ee.ethz.ch
> > Subject: 	[FlexNet] Re: [amsat-bb] FlexNet for 9600 packet satellites?
> >
> > If I am not mistaken it is flexnet is not yet able to opperate in kiss
> > mode
> > to the xcvr.  It is only capable of kiss to another computor.  The PB & 
>PG
> >
> > need to run in duplex kiss mode to the TNC.
> >
> > "ARNING: KISS.EXE should only be used to attach another computer. It is
> > not
> > able to drive a KISS TNC. Parameters such as TxDelay and full/half 
>duplex
> > are not forwarded. The only use of this driver is PC to PC or PC to RMNC
> > coupling."
> >
> > Flexnet has a module called tfemu that is supposed to emulate a WA8DED
> > firmware TNC.  I don't know if it will work with PB & PG or even wisp 
>wich
> >
> > utilize the special pacsat protocol.
> >
> > I have heard that that soundblaster pacsat operation is supported in
> > LINUX.
> >
> > These are my present thoughts on the matter, and all coments and
> > corrections
> > are welcome because I would like to see this accomplished in DOS or
> > Windows.
> >
> >
> > >From: KB8QIR@aol.com
> > >To: amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org
> > >Subject: [amsat-bb] FlexNet for 9600 packet satellites?
> > >Date: Wed, 13 Oct 1999 20:05:25 EDT
> > >
> > >Hey,
> > >
> > >Is anyone using the FlexNet software to operate the packet satellites
> > thru
> > >a
> > >sound card. If so, give me a shout directly as I am trying to get it
> > setup
> > >and ould use any advise available.
> > >
> > >73's Jacob Tennant,KB8QIR
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