[TRLog] TR Log and WAE

Tree N6TR n6tr@teleport.com
Sun, 16 Aug 1998 10:01:47 -0700 (PDT)

> > One more question: you cannot preview the entire QTC block prior to
> > sending it. If you happen to start sending QTC to DL0BD for instance and
> > one of the lines in that QTC block is the info about QSO with DL0BD the
> > program stops sending all the following lines. It looks like you
> > promised to send 10 QTC to your contact in the beginning but then
> > changed you mind and sent only 3 or 4. Yet the number that you have sent
> > in the beginning says something like 32/10.  
> I thought in a case like this that CTRL-Q sent "QTC 32/4 QRV?" and 
> you could only send DL0BD 4 QTCs even if you had 100 available.  
> That's the impression I got anyway.  

Yup - to send them out of order got way to complicated.

> > I know, it is probably difficult to overcome but what about letting
> > the operator to preview the QTC and use the cursor to move around
> > the QTC screen so that unwanted line can be marked "do not send" or
> > "repeat this line again" and the header is formed only after
> > previewing and marking.
> I was wondering about something like this, but I just guessed that 
> the QTCs must be handled sequentially down the log without a LOT of 
> re-programming.  That's why I thought the program sent 32/4 in the 
> example above.  



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