User Poll - OS & programs used when DAX issues occur

  • 1
  • Question
  • Updated 4 years ago

Here is an interesting question based on Steve's (K9ZW) comment in one of the DAX issues threads.

Many have tried to document the DAX issues but I have not seen a tie to specific operating systems. It might be helpful if we did a quick poll of those interested to see if specific OSs have more problems than others. Like Win XP vs. Win 7 or Win 8 or Win 8.1 or Mac running a variety of emulators.

My issues have occurred on Win 7 Pro SP1 - all current updates - SmartSDR 1.3, HRD 6.2 - latest revision.

Anyone else want to share in short form?

Photo of Jon  W1JDB

Jon W1JDB

  • 146 Posts
  • 35 Reply Likes

Posted 4 years ago

  • 1
Photo of Steve W6SDM

Steve W6SDM

  • 622 Posts
  • 280 Reply Likes
WIndows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP!,  running with an Intel Core i7 2700K @3.50 GHz.  I have the latest Windows updates installed.
Photo of George Molnar, KF2T

George Molnar, KF2T, Elmer

  • 1561 Posts
  • 552 Reply Likes
Mac OSX 10.10 (Yosemite) running Windows 8.1 under Parallels 10. Everything woks pretty smoothly.
Photo of Paul Burton

Paul Burton

  • 101 Posts
  • 14 Reply Likes

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit SP1, running an Athlon 3-core 3.6 Ghz proc.  Things were working fine, but recently I started getting BSD every few hours.  I suspect a driver conflict involving either DAX or CAT , and am doing further testing to nail it down.  Also, DAX reccently failed on transmit and I found that I needed to set a fixed IP address for the flex in the router.