Re: ThumbDV on Linux

Dylan KI7SBI
 

Thanks John, the usb port power solved my only issue as well.
In my case, the (10 yr old) machine had a 2nd set of usb ports that delivered adequate power.

So that Google will index the error messages, and other users might find the same solution:

 
 
~/DV3000$ sudo ./AMBEserver -s 460800 -i /dev/ttyUSB0 -x
AMBEserver: Starting...
Baud 460800
opened /dev/ttyUSB0 460800
AMBEserver: Opened serial port /dev/ttyUSB0 at 460800 bps.
AMBEserver: Couldn't find start byte in serial data
AMBEserver: error receiving response to reset
AMBEserver: Could not initialize the DV3K!
 
~/Analog_Bridge/DV3000$ sudo python AMBEtest3.py -s /dev/ttyUSB0 -n 
Setting ...
/dev/ttyUSB0
d
8
N
1
False
False
False
 
Reset
6100010033
Wrote: 5 bytes
 
Product ID
6100010030
Wrote: 5 bytes
 
Version
6100010031
Wrote: 5 bytes
 
Set DSTAR Mode
61000c000a013007634000000000000048
Wrote: 17 bytes
 
~/Analog_Bridge/DV3000$ sudo python AMBEtest4.py -s /dev/ttyUSB0 -n -v
Setting serial port
Serial port parameters:
Port name: /dev/ttyUSB0
Baudrate: 460800
Byte size: 8
Parity: N
Stop bits: 1
Xon Xoff: False
RTS/CTS: False
DST/DTR: False
*********************
Testing Reset DV3000
Error, AMBE header was corrupt
Error, no reply from DV3000.  Command issued was: Reset DV3000
Testing Get Product ID
Error, AMBE header was corrupt
Error, no reply from DV3000.  Command issued was: Get Product ID
Testing Get Version
Error, AMBE header was corrupt
Error, no reply from DV3000.  Command issued was: Get Version
Testing Set DSTAR Mode
Error, AMBE header was corrupt
Error, no reply from DV3000.  Command issued was: Set DSTAR Mode
Testing Reset DV3000
Error, AMBE header was corrupt
Error, no reply from DV3000.  Command issued was: Reset DV3000
Testing Set DMR Mode
Error, AMBE header was corrupt
Error, no reply from DV3000.  Command issued was: Set DMR Mode
Testing Decode AMBE
Error, AMBE header was corrupt



<< move DV3000u to a usb port with sufficient power, problem solved >>
 
~/DV3000$ sudo ./AMBEserver -s 460800 -i /dev/ttyUSB0 -x
AMBEserver: Starting...
Baud 460800
opened /dev/ttyUSB0 460800
AMBEserver: Opened serial port /dev/ttyUSB0 at 460800 bps.
AMBEserver: Initialized AMBE3000R version V120.E100.XXXX.C106.G514.R009.B0010411.C0020208.
opened the UDP socket on port 2460
AMBEserver: Listening for connections on UDP port 2460.
 

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