RE: [DVDongle] D-Star Calculator missing gateway setting
When you select “Local Repeater with Gateway” it has always shown the gateway. Now I will admit that the default setting up until a few months ago was just “Local Repeater”, but I changed that so that “Local Repeater with Gateway” is the default to try to make sure that it was what people chose.
I just went to the Calculator and chose K1HRO, select a source frequency and select a destination frequency and got
Programming for talking on K1HRO (port DV B) to (port DV B)
Set Radio To: 444.3500 MHz Offset +5.0000 MHz
"▪" represents a space
If you choose just “Local Repeater” then you won’t get the G, because that’s indeed, just the local repeater.
If you have any issues, please let me know.
Ed WA4YIH (the DSTAR Calculator guy)
As far as I can tell it already does, just choose
"Local Repeater with Gateway" for the function
If he set the calculator to say that for all machines
then those without a gateway would have other
issues. Not everyone has a gateway connected.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Terry" <ka8scp@...>
Sent: Thursday, October 15, 2009 8:20 AM
Subject: [DVDongle] D-Star Calculator missing gateway setting
>I wonder when the D-Star Calculator will start showing that all RF users
>should be configuring the G for the gateway in the radio settings? A lot of
>new users fail to use that setting when their new D-Star repeater actually
>gets it's gateway connection up and running which of course prohibits us
>dongle users access to conversations.
> The 126.96.36.199 of the calculator does not reflect this as of yet.
> Example, to set up my radio to talk to a local repeater, K1HRO for
> eample.. using the calculator, I set it to use the C module for both
> source and destinaion with the Local Repeater function. No K1HRO..G in
> Just a thought...
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