Hi Joe,
Thanks for your fast reply.

Case its closed ;)

73
Pat 9A5CW

ned, 15. tra 2018. 17:16 Joe Taylor <j...@princeton.edu> je napisao:

> On 4/15/2018 3:54 AM, Patrick 9A5CW wrote:
> > Anyone can explain me why is SV5DKL callsign coded into WSJT-X?
> > Is he blacklisted or banned?
>
> No reason to be overly coy about it.
>
> The callsign SV5DKL was indeed blacklisted inside WSJT-X development
> code (not "production" or "released" code) for two days between February
> 5 and February 7, 2018.
>
> This was a temporary reaction to the effort of SV5DKL to denigrate and
> discredit WSJT-X, by showing that external software could be programmed
> to effectively click buttone on the WSJT-X interface, thereby creating a
> robotic QSO machine.
>
> The two-day lifetime of the effective "blacklist" code was simply a way
> of communicating among WSJT developers.  We wanted to explore possible
> ways of preventing misuse of our software by others with malicious
> intent or other anti-social behavior.
>
> We soon decided that for a fully open-source effort like that of the
> WSJT Development group, entering into any sort of "coding war" would be
> a bad idea.
>
>         -- 73, Joe, K1JT
>
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