Last updated: 27 April 2006
Subject: patch kit for LX200gps v4.1b Sent: Sunday, May 14, 2006 20:10:07 From: richard seymour (firstname.lastname@example.org) Here's my 'first edition' patch kit for the LX200gps (and LX200R) firmware version 4.1b This kit provides: (a) Display and Editing of Drive Training Values (b) Optional Automatic Satellite Track starting at down-count=zero (c) Version number change from 4.1b to 4.1B (e) Adds "peek" function for use with Andrew Johansen's PEC editors. (f) Adds :gpr# and :gpx# serial commands for greater access to the GPS receiver. (g) *Remembers and restores a Custom Tracking Rate setting across power-cycles. (h) *Override "Not Aligned" test (i) Allow 25000% Guide Rate (m) *Turn OFF Front Panel Power socket (Fan) at boot. (n) *Ability to surpress "0 to Align" and "0 for Tour" prompts. (o) Adds Utilities/Take GPS Fix ... to allow keypad-commanded update of Autostar Time via the GPS, even if it's already been done. (p) Sets GPS-UTC Offset to -zero- after Reset. ..and a future update shall provide: (l) 10x Finer Control of Custom Tracking Rate Download it, unzip it, read the ReadMe, click the ClickMe to add whatever features you'd like to the LX200gps. have fun --dick
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