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Re: Pocketsat memory requirement

Thanks for the info guys. Looks like I am ready to roll when the thing
gets here. Should be a fun challenge to get it up and working. We will
see! 73's << John

>> I am awaiting the arrival of my new Palm Zire 72 PDA. I am looking
>> forward
>> to using it for satellite tracking. I have downloaded the PocketSat
>> program and started to read the docs. I can't seem to find any info on
>> the
>> memory requirement for this program on this device. The PDA comes with
>> 32
>> meg and can be upgraded with a card. I will order one if need be and
>> would
>> like to get that coming this way if I need it. Can anyone that is using
>> this device with this program offer a suggestion?
>> Also if there are other programs that might be interesting for this
>> purpose I would enjoy hearing about them.
>> Thanks for any help and 73's << John
> Hi John,
> PocetSat+ uses 222k in my Sony Clie, 534k for the maps plus another 20k or
> so
> for Keps and misc files. So it's all less than a MEG. I ran it on the Zire
> 30(?)
> the smaller cheaper Zire and it ran fine with no extra memory.
> TX-Grids http://www.palmdawg.com is useful if you are operating mobile and
> have
> a GPS. It takes your co-ordinates and spits out the grid for ya. No
> thinking
> involved ;)
> 73 and I'll see ya on the sats
> John KC8ZFN
> EN75
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