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[TRLog] Can't abort CW immediately w/ Esc

Subject: [TRLog] Can't abort CW immediately w/ Esc
From: (Guy Olinger, K2AV)
Date: Thu, 25 Feb 1999 21:29:47 GMT
When you do this, remember that you are write-caching. That means that
power glitches that reset your computer and locking up due to RF in
the computer can cause you to loose content in the logs if it happens
at the wrong time.

At my place... 

1) logger is on a ups (uninterruptible power supply). The power feed
from CP&L is glitchy and full of spikes. Also on weekends people get
sloshed and use their cars to cut down the power poles out on US 64.
Seems to be a local redneck sport.

2) doing grounds, bypasses, and ferrite beads on stuff coming into the
computer is important. 


On Thu, 25 Feb 1999 20:40:01, Federico Ricci <> wrote:

>Well, tried it REALLY makes a huge difference! (at least on
>my 486......) Now it's a wonder to log a tailender very quickly with Ctrl
>Enter, even when you have more than 1000 q's on the log! Problem solved on
>this department. 
>Thanks to Dave, K6LL and to Juhan, ES5QX for providing the info.
>This reflector is great.....
>       Federico, IK4WMB.

73, Guy
--. .-..

Guy L. Olinger
Apex, NC, USA

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