OpenRepeater Version History

2.1.2
  • 3 months ago Update Added Support for Raspberry Pi 4: Image is now based on Raspbian Lite Buster (v 10)
  • 3 months ago Update Updates to dashboard AJAX to improve load times and login times in some setups.
  • 3 months ago Update Update PHP version to 7.3
  • 3 months ago Update Change Memcache to Memcached
  • 3 months ago Update Updates to board presets values to compensate for shift in GPIO values for expander chipset used by ICS controllers affected by change to Buster OS.
  • 3 months ago Update Miscellaneous PHP fixes/updates for PHP 7.3 compatibility.
2.1.1
  • 6 months ago Fixed Bug Fix. Rolled back Raspbian updates that were causing unknown issues with ethernet connection.
  • 6 months ago Add Added custom message of the day (motd) text to shell/ssh login.
2.1.0
  • 6 months ago Add Add new backup & restore feature. Allows backup of UI settings, custom audio files, and alsa settings into a special backup file (.orp). Files can be kept locally on controller as 'snapshots' or downloaded for archiving or transfer to another controller setup.
  • 6 months ago Add Add a simplex mode option. This feature adds a dropdown at the top of the interfaces tab. In addition to the standard 1 repeater port + additional simplex links, the dropdown also has a “simplex node” selection. This feature is useful for creating a single radio simplex EchoLink node.
  • 6 months ago Update Major updates to module framework. ORP comes with a few standard “core” modules, but the ability has now been added to upload and install custom ORP modules developed for the OpenRepeater system.
  • 6 months ago Update Add an autoloader class to PHP files to autoload required PHP classes and simplify future class inclusions.
  • 6 months ago Fixed Reorder redundant GPIO setup/teardown calls in PHP code causing issues in some cases. Added fix to SVXLink GPIO service that also cased issues in other cases.
  • 6 months ago Fixed Add additional logic for disabling IDs to php class.
  • 6 months ago Fixed Fix for erroneous IDs that did not match ID settings in UI. These were another type of ID not associated with the long and short ID settings. They are a bug in the current release of SVXLink at the time. We added a patch to our build script to correct this in the interim.
  • 6 months ago Removed ORP Remote Relay module from default installation. This is now available as add-on module and must be downloaded and installed separately.
  • 6 months ago Removed Removed 'pi' user for security. Added function to build script to handle this task.
  • 6 months ago Add Add new database class for interfacing with database.
  • 6 months ago Fixed Bug fix for missing details on Advanced Details popup on Interface page.
  • 6 months ago Update Updates and bug fixes to the setup wizard.
  • 6 months ago Fixed Various other minor fixes and improvements.
2.0.0
  • 1 year ago Add Add Module Framework. This allows for SVXLink modules to be grouped under a centralized location and provide the ability to enable/disable modules as required as well as set options for modules.
  • 1 year ago Add Add ORP Remote Relay Module. A custom module to allow the control of up to 8 relays via GPIO pins using DTMF commands.
  • 1 year ago Update Move EchoLink settings page under Modules Framework.
  • 1 year ago Fixed Web UI Responsive Issues.
  • 1 year ago Add Added "orp_helper" script to provide centralized command line privileges by web app for specialized functions. Required to allow access while maintaining security.
  • 1 year ago Add Add DTMF repeater disable feature to allow means to disable transmitter(s)
  • 1 year ago Add Add active high/active low settings to ports page
  • 1 year ago Add Add UI options to Reboot & Shutdown
  • 1 year ago Add Add UI options to start/stop SVXLink core.
  • 1 year ago Add Added support for Fe-Pi audio codec chipset (on board sound) used by ICS Controller boards.
  • 1 year ago Update System info / dashboard page. Convert functions to php class.
  • 1 year ago Update 2.0.0 updates to setup wizard, includes adding board presets.
  • 1 year ago Update Update to sound card detection functions and convert to php class.
  • 1 year ago Fixed Updates to support list of multiple sound cards, same name
  • 1 year ago Update Update to svxlink_update script and convert to php class for future improvements.
  • 1 year ago Add Added support for more than one port. Currently primary will function as repeater port and any additional ports will function as simplex link ports. Future UI improvements will allow more configuration flexibility.
  • 1 year ago Add Add advanced mode for direct svxlink.conf editing.
  • 1 year ago Add Add Board Preset feature to ports/interface page. This allows a user to choose from a database of supported boards and quickly load the settings for that board. These feature is also included in the setup wizard.
  • 1 year ago Update Update dashboard with real time AJAX updating.
  • 1 year ago Add Add scripting to board preset that will adjust alsamixer settings when a board is selected.
  • 1 year ago Update Major rewrite of build script to setup new systems and images.
  • 1 year ago Update Begin conversion of php functions to object oriented php classes to centralize code and help separate code from theming to help facilitate future styling updates.
  • 1 year ago Fixed Various other bug fixes and improvements
  • 1 year ago Update Update core OS to Raspbian 9/Stretch to be compatible with Raspberry Pi 3B+
  • 1 year ago Add Added the following supported boards and their settings to board presets file: ICS Controllers Pi Repeater 2X (v3.1+), ICS Controllers Pi Repeater 1X (v1.0+), ICS Controllers Pi Repeater 2X (v2.1 prototype), F5UII/F8ASB SVXLink Card (v1.11+), KB3VGW SVXLink Basic Board (v1.0)
  • 1 year ago Update Update setting for Echolink module to allow connecting via a proxy server.
  • 1 year ago Update Builds based on SVXLink 17.12.2
1.1.0
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - Setup Wizard page to guide new user through initial configuration of OpenRepeater. It appears if no call sign is set in DB and overwrites other settings with list of common defaults.
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - Add sound card detection function to present available cards in dropdown menu.
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - Improve Ports page allowing dynamic adding of ports
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - Add new Identification section giving more granular control over short and long identifications: Morse ID Only, Voice with option to append Morse ID, and Custom Audio File with option to append Morse ID and Time (long ID Only)
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - Add global morse ID settings to adjust WPM and pitch with a javascript preview for desktop browsers. Also has option to choose standard suffix for morse ID.
  • 4 years ago Fixed Improve Courtesy Tone Pages. Add options for no tone and basic beep in addition to custom courtesy tones
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - The majority of the Web App is now AJAX so most values are updated upon making the change in the fields without having to reload the page.
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - Improvements to back end functions to build configurations
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - Improvements to styling. (Note that mobile/responsive styles will be fixed in the future).
  • 4 years ago Add Web App - DTMF Reference Page.
  • 4 years ago Fixed Web App - Make improved centralized sub audio functions utilized by custom courtesy tones and custom identifications.
  • 4 years ago Removed Web App - Remove frequency fields on general tab as they have no relevance with multiple ports.
  • 4 years ago Removed Remove index2.php as this is an unneeded file. Duplicate of dashboard.php
  • 4 years ago Add Core - Added the following pkgs to the install : network-manager gpsd gpsd-clients flite wvdial usbmount htop screen time uuid rsyslog vim install-info usbutils tcpd python-pysqlite2
  • 4 years ago Add Core - setup ntp to allow for the use of a gps receiver to setup the time
  • 4 years ago Update Update IMG file to be compatible with Raspberry Pi 3
  • 4 years ago Update Builds based on SVXLink 15.11.1
1.0.0 Beta 3
  • 4 years ago Fixed Fixed the Sound with alsamixer not seeing the USB soundcards.
1.0.0 Beta 2
  • 4 years ago Fixed Change default root password to match documentation (RPI/C1)
  • 4 years ago Add Added the following pkgs to the install : network-manager gpsd gpsd-clients flite wvdial usbmount htop screen time uuid rsyslog vim install-info usbutils tcpd
  • 4 years ago Add setup ntp to allow for the use of a gps receiver to setup the time
1.0.0 Beta 1
  • 4 years ago Removed Remove Silex framework for time being.
  • 4 years ago Update Web GUI styling improvements, add logo
  • 4 years ago Fixed Clean up unused pages in Web GUI
  • 4 years ago Add Restart Script to Rebuild function
  • 4 years ago Removed MySQL Database
  • 4 years ago Add SQLite Database
  • 4 years ago Removed Apache Web Server
  • 4 years ago Add Nginx Web Server
  • 4 years ago Add Basic Ports Page
  • 4 years ago Fixed Various other bug fixes and improvements.
0.1.0 Alpha
  • 6 years ago Add Initial Release (Undocumented)