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Looking for SmartZone Decoder for Linux

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There is the OKWIN system still in operation today. Yes people it is a old system but still in use so there is still a need for a trunking decoder that will touch it. Trunk-recorder claims to do smartnet but no smartnet in OKC. OP25 nor SDRTrunk won't do it. Anything around for it?
 
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Anything around for it?
have you read this?

 

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I monitor a moto smartnet II using trunk-recorder in linux.

If there are individual digital channels (p25) they can be monitored using SDRTrunk.

If there are mixed channels analog/digital you can set up gqrx with gqrx scanner and DSD+ running under wine.

I expect there is a way to do it.
 

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Trunk-recorder claims to do smartnet but no smartnet in OKC.
They're essentially the same thing, just different sizes of Motorola 3600 (Type II) systems:

SmartNet = Single-site system
SmartZone = Multi-site, single-zone system (e.g. OKWIN)
SmartZone OmniLink = Multi-site, multi-zone system (one system with multiple SysID's, e.g. the NJSP system)
 

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There is no chance doing this with 2 dongles using Trunk Recorder. All I have is two RTL-SDR dongles. Look at the system frequencies here Oklahoma City Site Details (Oklahoma Wireless Interoperability Network (OKWIN) (Motorola))

I would need 12msps. 6 dongles! Can't afford Airspy nor RSP's! Not practical! NO-GO! BOLO!

I was hoping for something that parked on the control channel then tune to the voice channel when any TG is active then I press a key to hold it on that talk group so all it does is listen for that specific talk group I hold it on. With a single dongle, like what a scanner does! OP25 does this. I wish Trunk-recorder could be updated to do this.
 

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There is no chance doing this with 2 dongles using Trunk Recorder. All I have is two RTL-SDR dongles. Look at the system frequencies here Oklahoma City Site Details (Oklahoma Wireless Interoperability Network (OKWIN) (Motorola))

I would need 12msps. 6 dongles! Can't afford Airspy nor RSP's! Not practical! NO-GO! BOLO!

I was hoping for something that parked on the control channel then tune to the voice channel when any TG is active then I press a key to hold it on that talk group so all it does is listen for that specific talk group I hold it on. With a single dongle, like what a scanner does! OP25 does this. I wish Trunk-recorder could be updated to do this.
I assume you are exclusively Linux OS?

If so, can you not run a Win10 VM? That would open a door of opportunity.

In one of my linux setups I use that strategy to run various win os decoders. I think Trunk88 or UT may do what you want?
 
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2 dongles isnt enough for OKWIN in trunk-recorder. OKWIN is 10mhz wide. need 12msps or 6 dongles for trunk recorder to see the whole system. BAH! Im not messing with it! Inefficient!
 

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Simplio said he has 2 dongles so I thought it met requirement.
I was hoping for something that parked on the control channel then tune to the voice channel when any TG is active then I press a key to hold it on that talk group so all it does is listen for that specific talk group I hold it on. With a single dongle, like what a scanner does!
 

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The state of my confusion has reached its zenith :oops:
I am not confused. trunk-recorder needs more dongles the larger the systemis in frequency. DSD+ FL will do it with 1 dongle regardless of the swath of frequency. OP25 doesn't care either the swatch of frequency. Trunk-recorder is meant to record a entire system. Multiple recorders require more MSPS. Trunk recorder's purpose isn't my purpose. Inefficient for my intent. Trunk88 is more practical for my intent but as I stated in another thread I resigned myself form using Windows OS. Plus it was frustrating me.

I was hoping for something that parked on the control channel then tune to the voice channel when any TG is active then I press a key to hold it on that talk group so all it does is listen for that specific talk group I hold it on. With a single dongle, like what a scanner does!
Please resign yourself from the need or compulsion to wait on anyone to pounce on. We;re all human and make mistakes. Nothing wrong with it. If I see something I deem stupid it does me no good to call it out.
 

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Please resign yourself from the need or compulsion to wait on anyone to pounce on. We;re all human and make mistakes. Nothing wrong with it. If I see something I deem stupid it does me no good to call it out.
WTF? I was explaining to DRL-XM43 that you weren't looking for a multi-dongle solution. I didn't pounce on him. If he feels that my post was inappropriate, I hereby encourage him to tell me so.
 
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