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fldigi alpha test version 4.1.08.21 posted

Dave
 

At http://www.w1hkj.com/alpha/fldigi/
release 08.20 failed to properly execute combo widget callback.

73, David, W1HKJ


Mon Oct 21 13:31:00 2019 -0500

Combo Box behavior

  * add scrollwheel action to combo/list box behavior
  * add widget Fl_Group::do_callback() to event handler

cw prosigns
  * allow user to select cw prosign display
- long view, <SK> <BT> ...
- short view, as prosign short cut key defined on the CW prosign config' tab

RTTY bell
  * enable BELL, visual and audible for TTY decoder
  * pass BELL, \a, and CR, \r to xml rx data stream
  * add RTTY bell waveform file
  * add user configuration controls to disable BELL annunciation

MinGW mods

  * changes imposed by changes to gcc and mxe components
  * modifications to accommodate changes in mingw libraries and headers

CW International Chars

mp3

  * Add mp3 decoder for mp3 files
    - uses public domain decoder drmp3
    - Audio playback, and
    - Alerts

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.
  * Implement <UNTIL:hhmm[ss]:[YYYYMMDD]> macro tag
    - halts macro at specified date/time when either <REPEAT>,
      or <TIMER:nn> are specified in the macro text.

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.

Alerts

  * Correct test for no output device
    - do not use pa error handler
  * Add ability to select the pa device for alerts output
    - was using default device
    - detect device default sample rate
    - convert all sound files to def sr using fastest sinc converter
  * Change output to use pa callbacks

Data file update
 
  * Update/correction to file NAVTEX_stations.csv
    - contributed by N2RY

flrig freq/mode

  * Change order of sending frequency and mode to mode then frequency