Re: fldigi 4.1.08.14 alpha posted

Bill
 

Dave,

 

I just compiled it on a Raspberry Pi 4 and all went well.

No makefile errors.

 

Thanks,

 

Bill

WD9EQD

Smithville, NJ

 

 

From: nbems@groups.io [mailto:nbems@groups.io] On Behalf Of Dave
Sent: Thursday, September 05, 2019 4:12 PM
To: Paul Newman
Subject: [nbems] fldigi 4.1.08.14 alpha posted

 

At http://www.w1hkj.com/alpha/fldigi/

macros
   
      * Allow CWID execution at specified position in macro text
      * Modify macro tag <TIMER:nnn> to always start when state changes from Tx to Rx.
      * Add <# comments> tag.  Works same as <COMMENT:comments> tag
      * Correct coding for proper operation of <SKED:..., <TIMER:... and <REPEAT...> tags.

Xmt Audio file
   
      * Add ability to transmit an audio file using new macro tag: <AUDIO:path-filename>
        - macro editor opens an OS select file dialog when the tag is selected from the pick list
        - suggested use:
            <MODEM:NULL><TX>
            <AUDIO:path-filename-1>
            <AUDIO:path-filename-2>
            <RX><@MODEM:BPSK31>
          or modem type of choice
      * Audio file must be wav format, either mono or stereo any sample rate
      * Returning to Rx stops current and any pending audio playback.  Post Tx macro tags are then executed.
        T/R button or Escape key will abort the playback.
      * Please use responsibly - know and understand your license limitations for transmitting audio files,
        especially music and/or copyrighted material.

Macro changes and audio file transmit changes tested using the file Fox_1_Acive.wav, a short voice announcement sampled at 8000 samples/sec, and equalized in amplitude and bandwidth.

-----------snip

<# schedule macro to start at 1900 Z >
<SKED:1900>
<TXRSID:on>
<MODEM:NULL>
<# tone, clock ticks & QPSK at 1000 WF freq > 
<GOFREQ:1000>
<TX><!MODEM:NULL><!TUNE:5><!MODEM:WWV><!IDLE:10><!MODEM:NULL>
<!MODEM:QPSK250>
QST -- ***RWK HUNT***
FOX sponsor       : [name of sponsor]
FOX location      : [use 5K coordinates]
Transmit interval : 1 minute
Transmit count    : <SERNO><INCR>
<LDT> DE <MYCALL> K<!MODEM:NULL><!IDLE:2>
<# after two seconds silence, send audio file >
<AUDIO:/home/dave/Desktop/Fox_1_Active.wav>
<# send cw identifier at 600 Hz>
<# cw @ 24 WPM ><WPM:24>
<!GOFREQ:600><CWID><!GOFREQ:1000>
<RX><@TXRSID:off><TIMER:300>
<# repeat macro every 5 minutes >

-----------snip

Note the use of <# ... > comment lines. 

73, David, W1HKJ

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