No ELM in Linux

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Deacon
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No ELM in Linux

Post by Deacon » Sun Dec 17, 2017 8:14 pm

I have Linux Lite on my laptop. I installed Forscan in WINE, no problem. Program opens perfectly. I have set up ELM327 in laptop. Recognized and paired. (the Bluetooth ELM does work with Forscan Lite on my phone.) However when I try to connect to laptop, I get "No ELM Found. Please check connection". The truck (2002 F-150) ignition is on and elm installed. Please help.

ball
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Re: No ELM in Linux

Post by ball » Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:59 am

If you ever get this to work please let me know.

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Re: No ELM in Linux

Post by iRich » Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:03 pm


Mazdog
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Re: No ELM in Linux

Post by Mazdog » Fri Jan 19, 2018 12:08 am

Sounds like WINE and Forscan can't see the serial port. See http://forscan.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=5542

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