[amsat-bb] Re: Orbitron Warning DO NOT UPDATE KEPS!!!!!
kc5qbc at swbell.net
Sun May 6 20:34:44 PDT 2012
Oh swell. It also works for Xp users as well. *It is not limited to Win7.
I would suggest not doing kep updates until this gets resolved!!
*All the txt files for keps updates are still here but have not much
useable data within and all have timestamps of when the last update was
done. Possibly a formatting issue with celestrak since that is the
source I update from. Is anyone using stoff.pl or space-trak and seeing
On 5/6/2012 3:09 PM, K4FEG wrote:
> WARNING ORBITRON USERS!
> It may be something that I did, I am not sure, But I run Windows 7
> operating system and I downloaded my TLE files from the stoff.pl web
> site and there is no data in the file, it wiped out my existing data
> and the other TLE file sources (celestrak) do not sync properly with
> Windows 7.
> Orbitron is now not functioning on my Windows 7 based computer.
> If one of you nice folks have a solution for me email me direct no
> need to clutter the bulletin board.
> Myself and another local ham have verified that it is the combination
> of Windows 7 and the stoff.pl TLE file.
> I am going to also email stoff to tell him about this problem.
> Be careful out there!
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