[Skimmertalk] CW Skimmer v1.5 and Super Check Partial Filtering

W3OA w3oa at roadrunner.com
Fri Feb 5 03:57:50 PST 2010

Is there any further information on this subject?

Should we drop back to version 1.4 for the ARRL DX contest two weeks from now?

73 - Dick, W3OA

>/ From: Jeff Maass [mailto:jmaass at ... <http://dayton.contesting.com/mailman/listinfo/skimmertalk>]
/>/ Sent: Wednesday, January 13, 2010 9:08 PM
/>/ To: 'skimmertalk at ... <http://dayton.contesting.com/mailman/listinfo/skimmertalk>'
/>/ Subject: CW Skimmer v1.5 and Super Check Partial Filtering
/>/ I have upgraded my installation from v1.4 to v1.5,
/>/ and see a difference in how it's filtering spotted
/>/ calls.
/>/ I am configured to use MASTERDX.DTA and set to
/>/ "Paranoid" Callsign Validation.
/>/ With v1.4, only DX callsigns were passed. With v1.5,
/>/ I am seeing US and Canadian callsigns make it through
/>/ the filter.
/>/ Has anyone else noted this? Explanation?
/>/ 73, Jeff K8ND
I've had this problem confirmed by another CW Skimmer user,
and Alex is looking into it.

I've dropped back to Skimmer version 1.4 to allow properly
filtering DX.

73,  Jeff  K8ND

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