Get DMRIDs Via Command Line

This is a quick workaround to retrieve a DMRID on console or terminal. This comes in handy when you don’t have a browser window open or not even a graphical setup running. The script uses w3m to retrieve website content from It’s also usable when piping its output to a file.

APRS With The Hytera PD785G

This article is based on the Firmware v9. If you still have v8 do not upgrade— the v8 is still the better choice! If you need a tutorial for v8 have a look at this website— it is in german though.

I’ve read many articles about the Hytera PD785G, APRS, GPS, IPSC2, DMR+, Brandmeister and what not…

HS Dual Hat With PiStar v4

This is a MMDVM_HS_Dual_Hat hotspot in duplex mode with DMRGateway and an actual Pi-Star image. In this setup I use DMR+_IPSC2-OE-DMO and BM_Germany_2622 as master servers. I also use DAPNET and PiStar Remote.

I’ve been playing with Pi-Star now for a while and I finally got my IPSC2-Brandmeister dual-setup working.