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My 7-Inch DMR Dashboard

I did not like the small screen and the small housing of my last Hotspot so I decided to make a bigger housing where I needed a bigger screen.

Look what I got myself up and running, with some major options to control the hotspot just right off the screen itself. Make sure to install the NextionDrivers when you use this layout - it offers way more possibilities.

Mountint Ext4 Filesystem On MacOS Readonly

An overview of how to mount your Pi-Star sdcard on a mac machine.

My Nextion 2.4" DMR Last Heard Dashboard

I created a simple last-heard-dashboard for my small Nextion screen. It currently shows the used slot, its origin (like Network or RF), the callsign and the used talkgroup.

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 ham-digital.org. It’s also usable when piping its output to a file.

APRS With The Hytera Pd785g And It's New Firmware v9

The short way of how I did this setup because it is a bit different than the ones that I’ve seen for the older firmware version V8.