[aprssig] Xastir for iMac

Andrew Rich vk4tec at internode.on.net
Tue May 2 03:53:52 CDT 2017


Yeah you have to put

Install xorg-libXt +flat_namespace



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> On 2 May 2017, at 4:18 am, Peter Laws N5UWY <n5uwy at arrl.net> wrote:
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> ​Doing this for giggles​ (because I can) but hit this.  If I just take the audio from a receiver and run it to the audio port on the MBP, will I see APRS data?  I did do a selfupdate/upgrade outdated when I started.  Still waiting for Tango so this is on Sierra.
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> --->  Cleaning xbitmaps
> --->  Fetching archive for openmotif
> Error: Failed to archivefetch openmotif: xorg-libXt must be installed with +flat_namespace.
> Error: See /opt/local/var/macports/logs/_opt_local_var_macports_sources_rsync.macports.org_release_tarballs_ports_x11_openmotif/openmotif/main.log for details.
> Error: Follow https://guide.macports.org/#project.tickets to report a bug.
> Error: Processing of port xastir failed
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>> On Sun, Apr 30, 2017 at 8:53 PM, Andrew Rich <vk4tec at internode.on.net> wrote:
>> I can help you with perl scripts to connect to APRS IS and send your position
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>> I use safari web browser in iMac “http://aprs.fi”
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>> Look down the side you will see “Google Earth KML”
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>> Install Google Earth for iMac and then you can see stations in Google Earth
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>> It should be a .pkg or a .dmg file for Mac
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>> Andrew VK4TEC
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>> From: aprssig [mailto:aprssig-bounces at tapr.org] On Behalf Of Andrew Rich
>> Sent: Monday, 1 May 2017 11:39 AM
>> To: 'John Zaruba Jr' <aa2bn at comcast.net>; wa4tkg at netzero.net
>> Cc: aprssig at tapr.org
>> Subject: [aprssig] Xastir for iMac
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>> Xastir on iMac
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>> + Install MacPorts
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>> https://www.macports.org/install.php
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>> + Install Xastir using macports
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>> sudo port install xastir
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>> MacPorts will download all the dependencies
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>> Let me know your outcome
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>> Want to know where xastir is ?
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>> “which xastir”
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>> sudo xastir
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>> Andrew VK4TEC
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