Month: March 2020

Out of assembly …

Fresh batch of ClearNodes off the assembly bench in air pouches. Next stop the test and pre-configuration bench, cleaning, packing and then shipping. 73 … Gerry.


ALERT: AutoSky – enable TimedEvent

We forgot to mention in the original post that announced AutoSky, that there is a corresponding Custom TimedEvent installed along with AutoSky. By default both AutoSky and the TimedEvent are disabled. If you enable AutoSky at boot – don’t forget to also navigate into TimedEvents and enable “AutoSky Check Advisories”, then Save to commit your…


ClearNode 1.15 for Android released

(Yes we did skip release 1.14 – all rolled into this release.) This brings the Android Mobile App up to par with the current Apple iOS release, review those release notes for details. And a shout-out to our ‘Droid users – thanks for your patience ! 73 … Gerry.


ALERT: Node radio occasionally not initializing

We’ve had reports that occasionally, after saving a change to the node setup and the node rebooting, the built-in radio does not initialize properly as the node starts up. The symptom would be that the radio does not announce the IP address or courtesy tones as expected and does not respond to transmissions from your…


RedNode API 30 released (AutoSky.OFF & .ON)

This release updates the DTMF commands in rpt.conf to include AutoSky.OFF and ON. Two steps are required to deploy this update: In the Node Detail screen, in the “Versions” section, tap “RedNode Version”, in the “Update RedNode Software” tap “Update”. Your node will update and reboot. After reboot return to the Node Detail screen and…


ClearNode 1.15 for iOS and RedNode API 29 released

This release installs AutoSky and adds the relevant configuration parameters in Node Setup. You’ll need to go to the NWS website to discover the county code for your local county. The HamVoIP team have a good document on getting that done: https://www2.hamvoip.org/AutoSky%20howto.pdf – look for the section “Set your County” – follow the instructions and…


ALERT: All users should update Asterisk version

AllStar have updated their URL for downloading the AllMon Database. HamVoIP.org have updated the base image and repositories already. To get this update navigate to the node detail page, tap on the 3rd row under “Versions” (starts with “Asterisk…”) and accept the update dialog. If your node does not reboot, do so manually by tapping…