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openspot upgrade

Post by cashy » Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:15 am

hi all,
is anyone experiencing problems since the latest firmware upgrade?

cant connect, cant open software...

any help would be appreaciated

regards

dave

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Re: openspot upgrade

Post by Tyrbiter » Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:14 pm

cashy wrote:
Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:15 am
hi all,
is anyone experiencing problems since the latest firmware upgrade?

cant connect, cant open software...

any help would be appreaciated

regards

dave
Personally no problems, my openSPOT has been running 0141 fw for more than 2 months now.

Can you expand upon the can't connect, can't open software statements above?
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Re: openspot upgrade

Post by G0SMO » Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:29 pm

I'm having the same problem.
the red status light is flashing rapidly (about twice a second) and I'm unable to transmit or receive anything.
When I do transmit from my handheld radio the green modem light flashes as usual which suggests my radio is talking to the Openspot ok, its just not doing anything from there.

I've tried re setting my modem, the Openspot, re loading the previous firmware and again the new one but all to no avail.

Any ideas anyone?
Chris
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Re: openspot upgrade

Post by HA2NON » Tue Sep 11, 2018 1:53 pm

The status LED indicate that openSPOT is trying to connect to the selected server but it can't for some reason. Check you connector configuration (server password, hotspot security on BM network, etc.)
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Re: openspot upgrade

Post by Tyrbiter » Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:03 pm

G0SMO wrote:
Tue Sep 11, 2018 12:29 pm
I'm having the same problem.
the red status light is flashing rapidly (about twice a second) and I'm unable to transmit or receive anything.
When I do transmit from my handheld radio the green modem light flashes as usual which suggests my radio is talking to the Openspot ok, its just not doing anything from there.

I've tried re setting my modem, the Openspot, re loading the previous firmware and again the new one but all to no avail.

Any ideas anyone?
Chris
Are you connecting to the Phoenix F server? It appeared to be off line earlier today.

I think it's back now.
Brian

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Re: openspot upgrade

Post by HA5OGR » Wed Sep 12, 2018 2:02 am

11th September 2018 From the Network Admins:

Phoenix-F has now moved to 78.129.135.43 . Openspot SharRF, and Pi-Star users will need to wait for tomorrow (12/09/18) for their server list to update. Otherwise manually enter the IP change to reconnect.
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Re: openspot upgrade

Post by G0SMO » Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:02 am

Thanks for your reply and help everyone, I’m now back up and running. 😎👍👌
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