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Subject: [TRLog] Directories in TRlog
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Date: 6 Dec 1999 14:55:38 -0000
>   Well I guess I just plain stupid when it comes to DOS. I understand that I 
> can run TRlog from any directory, I am trying to set up directories for all 
> the contests I want to work in a subdirectory under the Log directory that 
> contains TRlog. This directory is called contests and it will contain 
> Arrl10.99 CQWW.99 etc. I wanted to setup the config files for each contest 
> and then just go to the subdirectory for that contest and run TRlog. I can 
> get the directories setup but I can't run trlog from the sub directories 
> just from the main directory named log.

You can do this - however, the idea behind having file names specific
to each contest was to allow you to use the same directory.  

> I know it is something I'm doing wrong or not doing all I have been able to 
> do is run TR from the log dir then I have to change the logcfg file for each 
> contest. I know this is the way TR used to run but I thought I read in on 
> here or in the manual that I could run TR from any dir.

You need to include the location of the TR.EXE & TR.OVR files in your
PATH statement in your C:\AUTOEXEC.BAT file.

>   I'm trying to be more efficient in the way I have my directories setup and 
> not have to more the logs to the correct directory after the contest. Am I 
> trying to do something that is not possible???

No.  Either way will work.


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