Re: [irlp-embedded] Feature requests for the new Embedded ITX machines....
- Thanks, Dave. That also answers my previous question (and probably quite a few other folks same question).73,John, AK5ZNode 3539----- Original Message -----From: David Cameron - IRLPSent: Friday, July 14, 2006 10:17 AMSubject: Re: [irlp-embedded] Feature requests for the new Embedded ITX machines....
Yes,no problems. I have not got a chance to get back to everyone.
14 Jul 2006, Donald Jacob wrote:
> When you announced the embedded system I sent an email wishing to be on the
> pre-order list. Did I make it?
> Don WB5EKU
> Node 3830
> On 7/10/06, ve7ltd <dcameron@irlp. net> wrote:
>> I am almost ready to start selling these beasties. Thanks for the
>> people who have requested a pre-order, and I will be giving the extra
>> $50 discount.
>> Here are some things I have clarified on the embedded.html page:
>> 1) The power consumption is around 14 watts. That is 1.15 amps at 12V.
>> Better than I had originally thought
>> 2) The audio card is amazing. It allows for multiple calls to it
>> without any degredation in sound quality. You can pipe IRLP audio, an
>> ID, and MP3, and maybe some voice IDs all at once, without affecting
>> the quality of any stream, although it is a little hard to understand :)
>> 3) I have mastered the "flash_sync" script which syncs changes in the
>> volatile RAM filesystem to the flash device. This means that you can
>> change your node how you want, and update the flash card yourself. It
>> you manage to screw it up, I plan to have a way to recover the card
>> using a windows machine.... I know ick...
>> 4) Minicom and the serial port all work fine for controller
>> 5) The installed irlp-controller script works well with an external
>> script to set the courtesy tone(s) and pitch, COS timer, etc.
>> Please have a read over the features on the following site, and think
>> of things you would like to see added to this system. I would like to
>> pack as much as I can in before sending out the first units.
>> http://www.irlp. net/embedded. html
>> Dave Cameron