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[aprssig] Xastir install issues

Wes Johnston aprs at kd4rdb.com
Tue Nov 29 16:07:44 UTC 2005


Try this page....  It's a real easy way to do what you need under windows.

http://www.lintronix.com/winxastir/  nearly click click click done....

Wes


Dave Baxter wrote:
> OK....
> 
> So where's the usable binary for Windows, in zip form?  Damnd if I can
> find it on Source Forge.  I have XP and 2k, and WinZip.
> 
> Dave 'WBX.
>  
> 
> 
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org 
>>[mailto:aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org] On Behalf Of William McKeehan
>>Sent: Tuesday, November 29, 2005 2:03 PM
>>To: TAPR APRS Mailing List
>>Subject: RE: [aprssig] Xastir install issues
>>
>>I run Xastir under Windows XP with no problems.
>>
>>You do not have to deal with the .tar or .gz fileformat 
>>(although my version of WinZip handles them both).
>>
>>Step-by-step install instructions for Windows can be found here:
>>  http://www.lintronix.com/winxastir/
>>
>>On Tue, November 29, 2005 8:22 am, Dave Baxter said:
>>
>>>Hi Wes..
>>>
>>>I don't doubt what you say, but the problem is, that on at 
>>
>>least one 
>>
>>>of the Xastir pages on Source Forge, "Windows" is mentioned as a 
>>>suported OS  http://sourceforge.net/projects/xastir/  There 
>>
>>is even a 
>>
>>>suposed binary to download and run.  But, as earlier it was 
>>
>>either a 
>>
>>>.tar or .gz format, not a lot of use to us lowley Winderz users.
>>>
>>>http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=45562  From 
>>>following the link to windows in the first link above, then 
>>
>>searching 
>>
>>>for Xastir.
>>>
>>>If there is (as I suspect) no viable version of Xastir for 
>>
>>any Windows 
>>
>>>version, please remove all refernece to Windows in the 
>>
>>Xastir Source 
>>
>>>Forge pages!..
>>>
>>>Cheers...
>>>
>>>Dave G0WBX.
>>>
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>>
>>
>>--
>>William McKeehan
>>KI4HDU
>>Internet: mckeehan at mckeehan.homeip.net
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