On 10 May 2007 07:54:24 -0700, Robert Hicks <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>I am wondering if anyone here has worked on an INMARSAT-C system or I have used & programmed for Inmarsat C for quite a few years now.
>similar. I am basically wondering if I can use Tcl to create custom
>modules for it.
Unfortunately I don't know tcl at all - this posting came up as a hit in
Google News for "Inmarsat C".
Basically the Inmarsat C units communicate with a host by serial connection,
so any language that can send & receive strings over a serial port should
There are a few different brands of Inmarsat C around as well, and I don't
believe all of them use the same command set. I mainly use the Thrane &
Thrane, though I have also used Trimble & Furuno in the past.