HRPT/METOP etc. receiving software: WSAT


WSAT catches, displays and translates HRPT and related data from a

Current version: 2018.7d


Main features:


New features:


Download for Linux

VersionTypeDownloadDownload sizeComment
2018.7d wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_7.tgz 150k Fix: double file generation at start of record
add: recognizing sattelite type for metop/fengyun add: record window: buttons for force start and force abort of recording add: tracker tab: button 'goto storm' add: tracker tab: show age of Kepler file
2018.6 wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_6.tgz 150k Fix: generate list while a sat is already 'up'
add: if tracker switches to another sat then recording is aborted for current sat. add: 3 mappings for each sat. type.
2018.5 wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_5.tgz 150k selection sats: added buttons supported sats in preference,
enhanced tracker: skipping sats etc.
Satchoice from tracker window doesn't need record window opened
Start button tracker+record connected if aut_set decoder is enabled
2018.4d wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_4.tgz 150k selection sats: added buttons supported sats in preference,
enhanced tracker: skipping sats etc.
2018.3b wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_3b.tgz 150k Auto adapt sat-direction, added radio-horizon,
rotor update time adjustable, auto-save kepler data (also Metop/FY)
2018.2 wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_2.tgz 150k tracker improved; skip passes
2018.1 beta4 wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_1_beta4.tgz 150k tracker used to set decoder
2018.1 beta wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2018_1_beta.tgz 150k opt. -ts: tracker window separated
2017.6 wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2017_6.tgz 150k Added option to disable read decoder mode
2017.5 wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2017_5.tgz 150k Added reed solomon
Separate choices for FY-AB and C
2017.4 wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2017_4.tgz 150k capture usb-data enhanced
prepared for ft232h
2017.3b wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2017_3.tgz 150k 'Live' Fengyun during record
Fengyun format decoding, translation to C10 format
File manager: time-of-files added; sort by time
2017.2a wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2017_2.tgz 140k Added Fengyun (beta)
wait times adapted; all satellites: unit of 1/6 sec
metfy3x filename format
2017.1c wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2017_1.tgz 140k Added write in hpt format
Metop: catch callibration
bugfix test_min
bugfix tracker: limits manual window
2016.7a wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2016_7.tgz 140k Added write in jpeg
Corrected AVHRR extraction; ch 1->2->3->4->5->1
2016.6a wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2016_6.tgz 140k metop: destrip
save colour mapping channels
'save'-bug fixed
2016.5c wsat compiled with Fedora 14 wsat_2016_5_beta.tgz 138k enhanced metop support
Changed default XY: X/Y=0 -> east/north
2015.03 wsat compiled with Fedora 8 wsat_201503.tgz 132k Many fixes in tracker
2015.02 wsat compiled with Fedora 8 wsat.tgz 117k Support Meteor-HRPT n1,n2
Added tracker
2.0 Needed GTK-libs Is most likely already
installed on your Linux OS
GTK
2010 wsat compiled with Fedora 8 wsat_2010.tgz 120k Support METEOR-HRPT
Support 2010 decoder
2015.03b parport wsat using parallel port instead of USB wsat_pp.tgz 136k
for 1995 decoder

Download for Windows

IMPORTANT:
VersionTypeDownloadDownload sizeSources availableComment
2018.7d wsat program setup_wsat_2018_7.exe 600k
Fix: double file generation at start of record
add: recognizing sattelite type for metop/fengyun add: record window: buttons for force start and force abort of recording add: tracker tab: button 'goto storm' add: tracker tab: show age of Kepler file
2018.6 wsat program setup_wsat_2018_6.exe 600k
Fix: generate list while a sat is already 'up'
add: if tracker switches to another sat then recording is aborted for current sat. add: 3 mappings for each sat. type.
2018.5 wsat program setup_wsat_2018_5.exe 600k
selection sats: added buttons supported sats in preference,
enhanced tracker: skipping sats etc.
Satchoice from tracker window doesn't need record window opened
Start button tracker+record connected if aut_set decoder is enabled
2018.4d wsat program setup_wsat_2018_4.exe 600k
selection sats: added buttons supported sats in preference,
enhanced tracker: skipping sats etc.
2018.3b wsat program setup_wsat_2018_3b.exe 600k
Auto adapt sat-direction, added radio-horizon,
rotor update time adjustable, auto-save kepler data (also Metop/FY)
2018.2 wsat program setup_wsat_2018_2.exe 600k
tracker improved; skip passes
2018.1 beta4 wsat program setup_wsat_2018_1_beta4.exe 600k
tracker used to set decoder
2018.1 beta wsat program setup_wsat_2018_1_beta.exe 600k
Added option to disable read decoder mode
2017.6 wsat program setup_wsat_2017_6.exe 600k
Added option to disable read decoder mode
2017.5 wsat program setup_wsat_2017_5.exe 600k
Added reed solomon
Separate chices for FY-AB and C
2017.4 wsat program setup_wsat_2017_4.exe 600k
capture usb-data enhanced
prepared for ft232h
2017.3b wsat program setup_wsat_2017_3.exe 600k
'Live' Fengyun during record
Fengyun format decoding, translation to C10 format
File manager: time-of-files added; sort by time
2017.2a wsat program setup_wsat_2017_2.exe 600k
Added Fengyun (beta)
wait times adapted; all satellites: unit of 1/6 sec
metfy3x filename format
2017.1c wsat program setup_wsat_2017_1.exe 528k
Added write in hpt format
Metop: catch callibration
bugfix test_min
bugfix tracker: limits manual window
2016.7a wsat program setup_wsat_2016_7.exe 528k
Added write in jpeg
Corrected AVHRR extraction; ch 1->2->3->4->5->1
2016.6a wsat program setup_wsat_2016_6.exe 475k
metop: destrip
save colour mapping channels
'save'-bug fixed
2.0 Needed DLL-libs setup_gtk20dll.exe 2.6M