[ct-user] How to put K5D into the CTY file
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Tue Feb 17 10:33:27 EST 2009
At 2/17/2009 10:13 AM, Richard wrote:
>Thanks everyone. I'm using CT9 here, so there's no solution but to
>enter the dxpedition in my log as KP5/K5D.
>By the way, none of the CT10 solutions will work once the special events
>call K5D is re-issued to a state side holder. I guess none of the
>logging programs can have it both ways - K5D as a KP5 entity and K5D as
>a regular USA entity on different QSO dates.
DxBase, for example, has the ability to classify prefixes by
dates. Other available logging programs may have this ability. CT
is not a DX logging program, it is a contest logging
program. Therefore, the time span is rarely more than 48 hours and
any DX information is only relative to the period of the contest.
>Jim Reisert AD1C wrote:
> > Did you look at the file for CT10? It's different than the other files.
> > - Jim
> > On Sun, Feb 15, 2009 at 7:06 PM, Richard <w3rj at ptd.net> wrote:
> >> Jim,
> >> I looked at these files. As I attempted on my own, they simply add the
> >> letters K5D to those listed under the KP5 entity. Doing this will
> >> result in logging all real USA calls beginning with K5D, like K5DA,
> >> K5DSS, as KP5 and not USA. This is exactly what I want to avoid. Is
> >> there a way of listing the exact call K5D and only K5D under the KP5
> >> listing to avoid this problem.
> >> There also exists the problem that in the future when the call K5D is
> >> re-assigned to a US based special events station CT will forever be
> >> unable to correctly classify its entity.
> >> Rich W3RJ
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