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3603Re: Need Help with bpqcfg

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  • kc4bqk
    Aug 4, 2010
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      Thanks Ken

      I will try that.


      Jim Rayburn KC4BQK
      ARRL Kentucky Section
      Section Traffic Manager
      kc4bqk@...

      --- In BPQ32@yahoogroups.com, "kd6pgi@..." <kd6pgi@...> wrote:
      >
      > Hi Jim,
      >
      > You have your RMS listed first in the APPLICATIONS=
      > line, but listed as application 3.
      > Your BPQCFG line needs to look as follows:
      >
      > APPLICATIONS=BBS,CHAT,RMS
      >
      > That is the first thing to fix, then see what happens.
      >
      >
      > Ken Jacobs KD6PGI
      > Hood River County ARES
      > Assistant EC - Digital
      >
      >
      >
      > ------- Original Message -------
      > From : kc4bqk[mailto:kc4bqk@...]
      > Sent : 8/4/2010 2:10:30 PM
      > To : BPQ32@yahoogroups.com
      > Cc :
      > Subject : RE: [BPQ32] Need Help with bpqcfg
      >
      >
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      >
      > I am having a small problem, I hope. I am
      > running a Winlink RMS and want to use BPQ to also run
      > the BBS mail/chat and telenet. I am using a sound
      > card interface with AGWPE. I have RMS running and
      > talking with BPQ, I think. I have Winlink running
      > under BPQ and also running AGWPE. THe problem I am
      > having is that the RMS is running a ssid as -4, I
      > want it to be -10. The winlink shows in the setup
      > under applications 1 is KC4BQK-1, 2 KC4BQK-2, 3
      > KC4BQK-4, 4 KC4BQK-5. It also shows ports: 1
      > AX/IP/UDP, 2 BPQ, 3 NETWORK L4. Here is a copy of my
      > bpqcfg file:
      >
      >
      >
      > /* This begins a multi-line comment
      >
      >
      >
      > CONFIGURATION FILE FOR BPQ32: G8BPQ SWITCH SOFTWARE
      >
      >
      >
      > KC4BQK-10
      >
      >
      >
      > */ This ends a multi-line comment
      >
      >
      >
      > HOSTINTERRUPT=127 ; Interrupt used for BPQ host mode
      > support
      >
      > EMS=0 ; Doesn't use EMS RAM
      >
      > DESQVIEW=0 ; DesqView unused
      >
      > NODECALL=KC4BQK-2 ; Node callsign
      >
      > NODEALIAS=KYHND ; Node alias (6 characters max)
      >
      > IDMSG: ; UI broadcast text from NODECALL to fixed
      > dest ID
      >
      > KC4BQK-2 KYHND
      >
      > *** ; Denotes end of IDMSG text
      >
      >
      >
      > BTEXT: ; UI broadcast text from BCALL to
      > destination UNPROTO=
      >
      > KYHEND
      >
      > *** ; Denotes end of BTEXT text
      >
      > INFOMSG: ; The INFO command text follows:
      >
      > KYHND
      >
      > *** ; Denotes end of INFOMSG text
      >
      > CTEXT: ; The CTEXT text follows:
      >
      > KYHND
      >
      > *** ; Denotes end of CTEXT text
      >
      > FULL_CTEXT=0 ; 0=send CTEXT to L2 connects to
      > NODEALIAS only
      >
      > ; 1=send CTEXT to all connectees
      >
      >
      >
      > ; Network System Parameters:
      >
      >
      >
      > OBSINIT=6 ; Initial obsolescence set when a node is
      > included
      >
      > ; in a received nodes broadcast. This value is then
      >
      > ; decremented by 1 every NODESINTERVAL.
      >
      > OBSMIN=4 ; When the obsolescence of a node falls
      > below this
      >
      > ; value that node's information is not included in
      >
      > ; a subsequent nodes broadcast.
      >
      > NODESINTERVAL=15 ; Nodes broadcast interval in minutes
      >
      > IDINTERVAL=60 ; 'IDMSG' UI broadcast interval in
      > minutes, 0=OFF
      >
      > BTINTERVAL=60 ; The BTEXT broadcast interval in
      > minutes, 0=OFF
      >
      > L3TIMETOLIVE=25 ; Max L3 hops
      >
      > L4RETRIES=3 ; Level 4 retry count
      >
      > L4TIMEOUT=60 ; Level 4 timeout in seconds s/b >
      > FRACK x RETRIES
      >
      > L4DELAY=10 ; Level 4 delayed ack timer in seconds
      >
      > L4WINDOW=4 ; Level 4 window size
      >
      > MAXLINKS=63 ; Max level 2 links
      >
      > MAXNODES=128 ; Max nodes in nodes table
      >
      > MAXROUTES=64 ; Max adjacent nodes
      >
      > MAXCIRCUITS=128 ; Max L4 circuits
      >
      > MINQUAL=168 ; Minimum quality to add to nodes table
      >
      > ; INP3 Routing is experimental. The two parms which
      > follow will be ignored
      >
      > ; unless activated in the ROUTES: section.
      >
      > MAXHOPS=4 ; INP3 hop limit to add to tables
      >
      > MAXRTT=90 ; INP3 max RTT in seconds
      >
      > BUFFERS=255 ; Packet buffers - 255 means allocate as
      > many as
      >
      > ; possible, normally about 130, depending upon other
      >
      > ; table sizes.
      >
      >
      >
      > ; TNC default parameters:
      >
      >
      >
      > PACLEN=236 ; Max packet size (236 max for net/rom)
      >
      >
      >
      > TRANSDELAY=1 ; Transparent node send delay in seconds
      >
      >
      >
      > ; Level 2 Parameters:
      >
      >
      >
      > ; T1 (FRACK), T2 (RESPTIME) and N2 (RETRIES) are now
      > in the PORTS section
      >
      >
      >
      > T3=120 ; Link validation timer in seconds
      >
      > IDLETIME=720 ; Idle link shutdown timer in seconds
      >
      >
      >
      > ; Configuration Options:
      >
      >
      >
      > AUTOSAVE=1 ; Saves BPQNODES.dat upon program exit
      >
      > BBS=1 ; 1 = BBS support included, 0 = No BBS support
      >
      > NODE=1 ; Include switch support
      >
      > HIDENODES=1 ; If set to 1, nodes beginning with a #
      >
      > ; require a 'N *' command to be displayed.
      >
      >
      >
      > ; The *** LINKED command is intended for use by
      > gateway software, and concern
      >
      > ; has been expressed that it could be misused. It is
      > recommended that it be
      >
      > ; disabled (=N) if unneeded.
      >
      >
      >
      > ENABLE_LINKED=A ; Controls processing of *** LINKED
      > command
      >
      > ; Y = allows unrestricted use
      >
      > ; A = allows use by application program
      >
      > ; N = disabled
      >
      >
      >
      > ; Port Definitions:
      >
      >
      >
      > ; AX/IP/UDP port definition:
      >
      >
      >
      > PORT
      >
      > PORTNUM=1 ; Optional but sets port number if stated
      >
      > ID=AX/IP/UDP ; Displayed by PORTS command
      >
      > TYPE=EXTERNAL ; Calls an external module
      >
      > DLLNAME=BPQAXIP.DLL ; Uses BPQAXIP.DLL
      >
      > QUALITY=192 ; Quality factor applied to node
      > broadcasts heard on
      >
      > ; this port, unless overridden by a locked route
      >
      > ; entry. Setting to 0 stops node broadcasts
      >
      > MINQUAL=168 ; Entries in the nodes table with
      > qualities greater or
      >
      > ; equal to MINQUAL will be sent on this port. A value
      >
      > ; of 0 sends everything.
      >
      > MAXFRAME=7 ; Max outstanding frames (1 thru 7)
      >
      > FRACK=3000 ; Level 2 timout in milliseconds
      >
      > RESPTIME=1000 ; Level 2 delayed ack timer in
      > milliseconds
      >
      > RETRIES=5 ; Level 2 maximum retry value
      >
      > PACLEN=236 ; Max = 236
      >
      > ENDPORT
      >
      >
      >
      > PORT
      >
      > PORTNUM=2 ; Optional but sets port number if stated
      >
      > ID=BPQtoAGW 147.050 MHz ; Displayed by PORTS command
      >
      > TYPE=EXTERNAL ; Calls an external module
      >
      > DLLNAME=BPQtoAGW.DLL ; Uses BPQtoAGW.DLL
      >
      > IOADDR=1F41 ; AGWPE Telnet port x'1F41' = 8001
      >
      > CHANNEL=A ; AGWPE Port # A=1, B=2, etc
      >
      > QUALITY=192 ; Quality factor applied to node
      > broadcasts heard on
      >
      > ; this port, unless overridden by a locked route
      >
      > ; entry. Setting to 0 stops node broadcasts
      >
      > MINQUAL=168 ; Entries in the nodes table with
      > qualities greater or
      >
      > ; equal to MINQUAL will be sent on this port. A value
      >
      > ; of 0 sends everything.
      >
      > MAXFRAME=7 ; Max outstanding frames (1 thru 7)
      >
      > FRACK=5000 ; Level 2 timout in milliseconds
      >
      > RESPTIME=1000 ; Level 2 delayed ack timer in
      > milliseconds
      >
      > RETRIES=5 ; Level 2 maximum retry value
      >
      > PACLEN=236 ; Default max packet length for this port
      >
      > UNPROTO=BPQP2 ; BTEXT broadcast addrs format:
      > DEST[,digi1[,digi2]]
      >
      > BCALL=KC4BQK-10 ; BTEXT call. unstated defaults to
      > APPL1CALL
      >
      > L3ONLY=0 ; 1=No user downlink connects on this port
      >
      > DIGIFLAG=0 ; Digipeat: 0=OFF, 1=ALL, 255=UI Only
      >
      > DIGIPORT=0 ; Port on which to send digi'd frames (0
      > = same port)
      >
      > USERS=0 ; Maximum number of L2 sessions, 0 = no limit
      >
      > ENDPORT
      >
      >
      >
      > ROUTES: ; Locked routes (31 maximum)
      >
      > ; End comment block
      >
      > KC4BQK-13,255,1 ; BPQ AX/UDP on Multiple_Apps System
      >
      > *** ; Denotes end of locked routes
      >
      > /*
      >
      > Applications:
      >
      >
      >
      > Up to 8 applications are supported, which are
      > expressed as positional
      >
      > parameters. Each parameter may be empty, i.e. ',,'
      > or if not empty, up to
      >
      > 12 bytes in length. Applications beginning with a *
      > are not shown in the
      >
      > valid commands display in response to an entry of
      > '?'. There are two types
      >
      > of applications, local and remote. Local applications
      > are those running on
      >
      > the same machine and are associated with an
      > applications mask. A local
      >
      > application is entered as a user defined command,
      > such as 'DX', 'BBS' or
      >
      > 'MYDX'. A remote application is in the form
      > 'command/C call(or alias)', for
      >
      > example DX/C MYCALL. When a user enters the user
      > defined command 'DX' the
      >
      > node issues a 'C MYCALL' attempting a connection to
      > the MYCALL dxcluster on a
      >
      > remote system.
      >
      >
      >
      > Associated with each positional parameter is an
      > applications mask:
      >
      > Position: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8
      >
      > Decimal Mask: 1,2,4,8,16,32,64,128
      >
      > Hexadecimal Mask: 0x1,0x2,0x4,0x8,0x10,0x20,0x40,0x80
      >
      > Binary Mask: 00000001,00000010,00000100,00001000,
      >
      > 00010000,00100000,01000000,10000000
      >
      > */
      >
      >
      >
      > APPLICATIONS=RMS
      >
      >
      >
      > APPL1CALL=KC4BQK-1
      >
      > APPL1ALIAS=BBSHND
      >
      > APPL1QUAL=255
      >
      > APPL2CALL=KC4BQK-13
      >
      > APPL2ALIAS=CHTHND
      >
      > APPL2QUAL=255
      >
      > APPL3CALL=KC4BQK-10
      >
      > APPL3ALIAS=RMSHND
      >
      > APPL3QUAL=255
      >
      >
      >
      > What have I done wrong?
      >
      >
      >
      > Thanks
      >
      > Jim
      >
      > KC4BQK
      >
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