[amsat-bb] Re: Linux-Sat Tracker

Vikas N Kumar vikasnkumar at users.sourceforge.net
Mon Jan 7 14:34:24 PST 2013


It depends on the Linux in question.

I use Debian 6.0 (Squeeze) and I use the following in tandem to get a nice
view of satellites:

a) predict and predict-gsat
b) gpredict

I think predict-gsat along with predict running in the background is a
better UI overall and gives a nicer view, but YMMV.


On Mon, Jan 7, 2013 at 3:00 PM, <amsat-bb-request at amsat.org> wrote:

> Date: Mon, 7 Jan 2013 00:34:58 -0800
> From: Kevin Deane <summit496 at live.com>
> To: "amsat-bb at amsat.org" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Linux-Sat Tracker
> Message-ID: <BLU174-W21362A62C1EAA1875A966583250 at phx.gbl>
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>  Trying to utilize a couple old computers using Linux and am trying to
> install a sat tracker. Anyone  with any knowledge for this endeavor please
> contact me off the BB. Thank you very much!
> Kevin

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