• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:
    https://forums.radioreference.com/rants/224104-official-thread-live-audio-feeds-scanners-wait-encryption.html

linux

  1. SCPD

    Linux Based Motorola SmartZoneII Decoder?

    I am looking for a linux based Motorola Smart Zone II decoder compatible to RTL-SDR dongles. I have 3 of them. I tried SDRTrunk but it won't do it. I can't run a virtual box it'll be top much on my laptop. Windows has a few but anything that looks like a 'penguin', or linux, doesn't have one but...
  2. J

    SDRplay video showing non windows workflow

    SDRplay have released a video showing how to get started with the non windows work flow for RSP receivers. The video is a step-by-step guide to the installation process for people using non-windows platforms such as Linux or Raspberry Pi and who want to build their own configuration (i.e. not...
  3. J

    Updated SDRplay libraries for non-windows workflows

    SDRplay have released updated software support for the RSP1, RSP1A, RSP2, RSP2pro and the new RSPduo for multiple platforms. As part of our plans to increase the software support for the RSPduo, we have updated 2 key libraries to enable single tuner mode functionality using API 2.13 on all...
  4. S

    OP25 Talkgroup Priority

    Putting this question out there to see if anyone has had similar thoughts. I have OP25 successfully running on a dedicated xUbuntu machine and have explored it thoroughly. But I was wondering if implementing talkgroup priorities would be possible. I imagine this would be implemented in...
  5. P

    Unitrunker, Linux and WINE

    From searching I know this topic comes up often, but i'm stuck. I've managed to install Unitrunker on Linux via WINE, but when trying to run the software I get the winusb.dll is missing error. I installed winusb.dll from my Win10 PC into WINE's windows/system32 folder, but I continue to get the...
  6. J

    Non-windows SDRplay Command Line Tool examples updated

    For those of you developing your own applications, SDRplay have updated the play_sdr command line tool on their GitHub repository ( http://www.github.com/SDRplay/examples ) to support both the RSP1 and RSP2. This tool also supports 16bit or 8bit output so that it can be used in conjunction with...
  7. W

    Freescan: FreeSCAN on Minty Wine, lockup[ importing from RR & crashing upload / download

    Hi all, Working on updating my BC396XT with a laptop Running Mint Linux 18 and Wine (32-bit prefix per instructions here on RR). Same setup works on another laptop running Windows7 (64-bit). So far communications with the radio and edit features of FreeSCAN 2.17 & 2.18-beta6 are working...
  8. I

    BCD536HP: Set Up a VPN for Uniden Siren On Linux In 20 Easy Steps

    A serious but lighthearted tutorial just in time for the holidays Set Up a VPN for Uniden Siren On Linux In 20 Easy Steps - Album on Imgur ENJOY ! 73 ~ilken
  9. B

    Raspberry Pi Updated Instructions?

    I am unable to get my feed up using the main build instructions Raspberry Pi Broadcastify Build - The RadioReference Wiki However, I was able to use these older? instructions from 2009 but as it says in the edit at the top, does not restart darkice upon reboot. Live Audio/Ubuntu Darkice - The...
  10. J

    Connecting Pro-106 to Raspberry Pi

    Hello all, I've been searching far and wide for a solution to my problem, and so far have come up with nothing that has worked. I am running Raspbian OS on my Raspberry Pi, which is a slim build of Linux. I would like for my Pro-106 and my Raspberry Pi to communicate via the USB cable. Wine...
  11. N

    Setting Feed Alerts from Raspberry Pi

    I've searched around for an answer to my question but couldn't find it. Sorry if it's right in front of me, my google-fu is not strong today. I'd like to set my feed alerts by a less manual means. For example, if Skywarn is activated, I'm out the door. I can set up a physical button that I...
  12. K

    Linux (app_rpt) streaming

    the folks at Broadcastify said I should post this here since they have no Linux experience: = = = I am just setting up an asterisk app_rpt stream using a command line copied from http://wiki.radioreference.com/index.php/Ezstream_on_Linux as follows (all one line)...
  13. lorentedford

    Broadcasting Live feed via Allstar system

    Hello its Loren here and I run a couple of repeaters out here in Southern IL. These repeaters are computer controlled via Allstar software this software is basicly a linux based software. We have been given directions from the appt rpt user forum but still having issues was wondering if some one...
  14. K

    Linux, Darkice, Alsa, plughw and sample rates

    I'm currently having some trouble getting darkice to play nicely with this sound card. I've figured out that this sound card will only open capture at 48000. If I stream at 48000 it sounds great, but the specs for Radioreference call for 22050kHz. Streaming at 22050 is impossible using...
  15. D

    Software defined radio project

    Hello there. I'm starting a new project. I recently purchased an RTL2832 and have great fun with it on my PC. I know you can run the dongle over TCP on your PC. Here is where the real fun comes in. I got an NSLU2 brand new in the box for a buck. They run Linux natively, I'm in the process of...
  16. K

    DSD-Linux?

    What, please, is the latest news re. DSD for Linux? I read the Ubuntu post but am interested in running it under Puppy Linux on a laptop/netbook or (if possible) under Linux on a BeagleBone-Black or a RaspberryPi Thanks! David
  17. B

    BCD396XT: Can I download from RadioReference w/ Ubuntu or Linux?

    Is Widows the only way to download/program my Uniden BCD396XT? Will Linux or Ubuntu work? Thanks for any help. Peace!
  18. S

    R20 questions on PC-interface, audio playback, and linux...

    Hi, I'm new and I tried and failed to find my ICOM R20 questions on the wiki-- 1. What precisely is the PC-to-Radio USB cable OPC1382 for? Is it just the ability to control one's radio from one's computer? And I'm still confused as to precisely which cables are required. There are things...
  19. H

    Win500/Ubuntu downloads from radio but nothing shows up

    I have Win500 running under WINE just fine in LinuxMint 10. I run Win500_COM.exe, select Scanner | Download From Scanner and the progress bar moves along just like normal and the scanner's LCD shows the data transfer like normal. However, once the transfer is done, the data isn't loaded into...
  20. w2lie

    Anyone Splitting H/W inputs from a 1010LT in Linux?

    I'm currently running a M-Audio 1010LT in my Windows PC. Each hardware input is paired in the encoding software. I am now trying to migrate everything over to a Linux Platform (openSUSE) I'm using Edcast and Simplecast to stream 4 feeds from the 1010LT to my Icecast server (3 of these feeds...
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