[CQ-Contest] Re: [WriteLog] What should change in WriteLog w.r.t. this

rwmcgwier at comcast.net rwmcgwier at comcast.net
Fri Feb 6 01:19:50 EST 2004

YES. A completely automated update process and a completely automated bullet proof without hesitation network installation that requires absolutely ZERO knowledge by the user.  Okay, so that last is unrealistic.  Surely we can get closer than what we have now.

> Regarding the distribution of country files and callsign databases, I suggest a 
> server-based approach with a NetUpdate feature embedded in WL as follows:
> Help...
> NetUpdate WriteLog...
> Dialog box appears showing each updatable module, the installed version/date, 
> and the version/date of the most current release available. A checkbox allows 
> user to select desired updates. An Update button starts the download and install 
> process.
> This is also a good way to get patches and new releases of the product.
> 73,
> Jim Idelson K1IR
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