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Re: SatTrack 3.1.7 - Yup again!



Could you send it to amsat and have them post it on their ftp site.  It
hasn't been updated in forever.

73's de 

Christopher G. Maness
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On Tue, 28 Nov 2000, Alan K. Adamson wrote:

> All,
> 
> For those that don't know SatTrack 3.1 is a Linux satellite tracking and
> display program.  It was originally written back in the early 90's and then
> the Author went on to a commercial project with a 4.0 release and stopped
> maintenance on 3.1.  3.1 was released in a GPL version with source and the
> author maintaining ownership.
> 
> Most people that have tried to build 3.1.5 or 3.1.6 or .7 for that matter
> have met some problems.  It comes from changes in header files and also
> differences in glibc vs. libc.  Anyway.....
> 
> I started with 3.1.5, found 3.1.6 that was released from the original
> author, then I found a 3.1.7 that had some tweaks to it, but didn't have the
> Y2K patch.
> 
> I put them all together and now I have a 3.1.5a version (I started from
> 3.1.5), with all the 3.1.6 changes and the 3.1.7 changes except for the
> comments.  I've built it fine under Redhat 7.0 with X11.  It should build
> under any version now... I hope :-).
> 
> I have a tgz file with just the src and the makefile that I use.  If you'd
> like it... Drop me a note.  (the src and Make are just a partial of the
> original distribution)  I may put it all together in one form, but I've got
> it to a point and figured I'd share.
> 
> Let me know,
> Alan
> 
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