[CQ-Contest] Advantages not created equal
Richard DiDonna NN3W
NN3W at prodigy.net
Tue Aug 17 23:21:05 EDT 2004
IIRC, this was an issue of discussion not to long
ago. A lot of folks were complaining about the # of
QSOs in their log where their logged time differed
from the other station's QSO by 5 minutes or more.
This analysis might catch some of the "rubber
On the other hand, I've heard that one or more contest
logging software packages is notorious for clock drift
and may result in getting viable/true QSOs tossed.
--- Original Message ---
From: "Kevin J. Rowett" <krowett at rowett.org>
To: <cq-contest at contesting.com>
Subject: RE: [CQ-Contest] Advantages not created equal
>>And how do we enforce this rule? It's pretty clear
whether or not a
>>station has changed bands. It's in the log. Operator
>>are either not logged, or are subject to
manipulation without penalty.
>Enforcement is an interesting issue - editing a cab
file to reflect
>what you want it to show is pretty easy.
>Several of the contesting packages support operator
changes - that
>would be one way to show "intent".
>Few of the rules today are directly enforceable.
>73, de -KR- N6RCE
>CU in the Calif QSO Party Oct 2-3
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