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Direwolf Software TNC version 1.6 released


 

The long awaited Direwolf Software TNC release 1.6 has finally arrived.


New Features include:

  • FX.25 - Forward error correction (FEC) added in a way that is completely compatible with an ordinary AX.25 frame. See new document AX25_plus_FEC_equals_FX25.pdf for details.

  • Receive AIS location data from ships.

  • Receive Emergency Alert System (EAS) Specific Area Message Encoding (SAME). A sample application is provided to convert these to APRS messages.

New Documentation:

 

More Details:

Direwolf runs on Linux (including Raspberry Pi), Windows, and Mac OSX.

https://github.com/wb2osz/direwolf/blob/master/README.md


David Ranch
 


Thank you for the new release John!

--David
KI6ZHD


On 10/28/2020 04:30 PM, WB2OSZ wrote:
The long awaited Direwolf Software TNC release 1.6 has finally arrived.


New Features include:

  • FX.25 - Forward error correction (FEC) added in a way that is completely compatible with an ordinary AX.25 frame. See new document AX25_plus_FEC_equals_FX25.pdf for details.

  • Receive AIS location data from ships.

  • Receive Emergency Alert System (EAS) Specific Area Message Encoding (SAME). A sample application is provided to convert these to APRS messages.

New Documentation:

 

More Details:

Direwolf runs on Linux (including Raspberry Pi), Windows, and Mac OSX.

https://github.com/wb2osz/direwolf/blob/master/README.md