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openSPOT3 changelog (stable and beta firmwares)

Changelog for stable and beta firmware versions of the

v44 (beta)

  • Smaller fixes and enhancements

v43 (beta)

  • Added cross mode send DGID to network setting, and change from transceiver (applies to FCS and YSFReflector connectors in cross mode):

    You can switch the cross mode DGID sent to the network by making a short **group call** to 4000 + the desired DGID number. For example, if you want to
    set the cross mode DGID to 25, start a short group call 4025. To reset the DGID to 0, start a short group call to 4000.

    You can switch the cross mode DGID sent to the network using a D-STAR® transceiver by entering DTMF code *#* followed by the desired DGID. For example,
    if you want to set the cross mode DGID to 25, enter DTMF #25. If you only enter *#* then the cross mode DGID will be reset to 0.

v42 (beta)

  • Fixed: interrupt on call start from modem when using the Homebrew connector in cross mode and auto connect is enabled

v41 (stable)

  • Auto switch back to AP mode if can’t connect to Wi-Fi network for 1 minute (this auto switch only happens after a configuration profile reset)
  • Fixed: LED state did not change immediately when changing Wi-Fi settings

v40 (beta)

  • Battery charge optimizations

v39 (beta)

  • Increased the number used for determining the remote module when using a D-STAR server with a DMR or NXDN transceiver. 01 is now module A, 02 is module B, 03 is module C and so on. Example: ID 4901 will connect to DCS009A (server type 4 (DCS), number 9 and module 01 which is A)

v38 (beta)

  • Removed an unneeded debug log message

v37 (beta)

  • Fixed sending D-STAR fast data calls to the modem

v36 (beta)

  • Display a notification on the web interface if the Homebrew/MMDVM server has rejected the connection
  • Added logging the reason of D-STAR call ends

v35 (stable)

  • Improved powersaving when the device is powered off
  • Other fixes and enhancements

v34 (beta)

  • Added support for YSFReflector and FCS options (static DGID list)
  • Added support for sending hotspot info to YSFReflector
  • Added support for sending hotspot info in the new format to FCS servers

v33 (beta)

  • Display linked BrandMeister talkgroup names and link to their Wiki pages

v32 (stable)

  • Added option to unlink from Homebrew/MMDVM talkgroups/reflectors or switch to the Null connector on power button triple press
  • Added handling of REF/XRF busy and read only server messages
  • Limit width of list dropdown entries
  • Other fixes and enhancements

v31 (beta)

  • Play a different beep sequence when powersaving is enabled with the Wi-Fi button

v30 (beta)

  • Added NXDNReflector server switch using D-STAR DTMF codes
  • Workaround for YSFReflector connect by ID with newer Fusion transceiver firmwares
  • Other fixes and enhancements

v29 (stable)

  • Calls to special IDs now always work even if they are mapped to talkgroup/reflector ID range

v28 (beta)

  • Only switch P25Reflector server when P25 destination TG ID is different

v27 (beta)

  • Added option to enable P25Reflector server change with a group call (it’s enabled by default)
  • Trim input strings on the web interface

v26 (beta)

  • Fixed: DMR reroute ID was updated with profile change ID on profile change

v25 (beta)

  • Fixed recalling saved FCS servers in the transceiver’s Wires-X button menu

v24 (beta)

  • Added support for Wires-X unlink command (which can be triggered for example by pressing and holding the BAND button on the transceiver)
  • Fixed sending periodic Wires-X disconnect messages while server is disconnected
  • Fixed forwarding DMR CSBK data calls from the network

v23 (beta)

  • Added support for FCS servers which have IDs larger than 9

v22 (stable)

  • Trim entered APRS, DAPNET, Quick Setup callsigns

v21 (beta)

  • New feature when using a D-STAR transceiver on a DMR server: starting a D-STAR call to a destination callsign which is in the ID database starts a private call to the callsign’s DMR ID

v20 (stable)

  • Fixed YSFReflector server switch from D-STAR transceiver

v19 (beta)

  • Fixed B and T D-STAR URCALL commands

v18 (beta)

  • Smaller fixes and enhancements

v17 (stable)

  • Hide TG4000 from the dynamically linked BrandMeister talkgroup list on the Status page

v16 (beta)

  • Smaller fixes and enhancements

v15 (beta)

  • Fixed: advanced mode notification button width
  • Smaller fixes and enhancements

v14 (beta)

  • Periodic time announcement (in 1, 2, 3, 6, 12 hour intervals), time query (ID 9995 or DTMF codes CD)
  • Fixed: REF/XRF remote module was not shown on the web interface if it was between letters A-E
  • Fixed: RTC scheduling hour calculation

v13 (beta)

  • Added option to auto ignore D-STAR and C4FM DTMF codes after 10 seconds from call start, enabled by default
  • Added keyboard shortcuts for call audio volume change (Ctrl+B and Ctrl+V)
  • Changed web interface reload behavior on reboot to be more browser compatible

v12 (stable)

  • Added battery percentage voice announcement
  • Added battery low voice announcement
  • Fixed D-STAR message in AP mode

v11 (beta)

  • Added webaudio feature: call audio (coming from the network or the modem) can be played using the web interface
  • Added call muting support based on ID or callsign
  • Fixed: quick call did not update the Route cross mode calls to ID setting correctly when using cross modes
  • Fixed: BMM sidebar button not hidden after switching connectors from Homebrew
  • Smaller fixes and enhancements

v10 (beta)

  • Added hardware transcoding support between DMR-C4FM, NXDN-C4FM, and DMR-NXDN
  • Allow powering on with the power button even if the “Turn off if no charger is connected” setting is active
  • Added “Unlink TG/ref. on cross mode DTMF call” setting to the Homebrew/MMDVM connector. If this is enabled (it is enabled by default), the openSPOT3 will automatically do a group call to DMR ID 4000 before calling the newly requested DTMF ID

v9 (stable)

  • Fixed web interface in AP mode when a web interface password was set

v8 (stable)

  • Removed manual battery long life mode
  • Fixes and enhancements

v7 (beta)

  • Added support for D-STAR gateway usage with DMR and NXDN transceivers
  • Added support for changing to BrandMeister, YSFReflector and NXDNReflector servers using a D-STAR transceiver:
    • To change to BrandMeister server 2162, set the URCALL to BM2162 and start a short call
    • To change to YSFReflector server 89804, set the URCALL to YS89804 and start a short call
    • To change to NXDNReflector server 28299, set the URCALL to NX28299 and start a short call
    • (Don’t forget to set the URCALL back to CQCQCQ after the short call used to change the server)

  • Added support for setting a forced message sent to the D-STAR network in cross mode
  • Fixed DMR cross mode destination ID and call type not stored when dialled from a D-STAR radio using the URCALL method
  • Fixed DMR force talker alias to network setting was not used when sending a call to a D-STAR network
  • Further fixes and enhancements

v6 (beta)

  • Added D-STAR modem mode support to the NXDNReflector connector
  • Added NXDN modem mode support to the REF/XRF and DCS/XLX connectors
  • Added NXDN/D-STAR cross mode support for incoming D-STAR/NXDN data to the SharkRF IP Connector client/server connectors
  • Added support for D-STAR gateway usage with C4FM transceivers
  • Fixed powering on when the “Power off if no charger is connected” setting is enabled
  • Fixed Wires-X button status not updating with the FCS connector
  • Fixed re-keying needed after receiving a C4FM srf-ip-conn call
  • Further fixes and enhancements

v5 (beta)

  • Added D-STAR modem mode support to the FCS and YSFReflector connectors
  • Added C4FM modem mode support to the REF/XRF and DCS/XLX connectors
  • Added C4FM/D-STAR cross mode support for incoming C4FM/D-STAR data to the SharkRF IP Connector client/server connectors
  • Added battery long life mode
  • Further fixes and enhancements

v4 (stable)

  • Added RTC function, which allows the device to wake up and power down every day at a predefined time
  • Reduced APRS beacon location send interval to 10 minutes
  • Fixed graph widths on small displays
  • Fixed cut in D-STAR voice announcements when a transmission is coming from the network
  • Fixed unexpected web interface reloads caused by invalid callsigns
  • Further fixes and enhancements

v3 (stable)

  • Fixes and enhancements

v2 (stable)

  • Add support for powering down after an idle timeout

v1 (stable)

  • Initial release