bluedv-windows-changelog

Wrote this software because I wanted to learn the C# language.

I do not read the BlueDV facebook groups anymore. If you find a bug, please sent me an email! info@pa7lim.nl

UPGRADE YOUR DVMEGA TO VERSION 3.14 or higher!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

version 1.0.0.94XX ( WORKING ON )

  • MMDVM-HS is working on DSTAR and Fusion. DMR is not working.
  • DMR on DV3000U ( ThumbDV )  ( Done )
  • DMR on DV3000U ( ThumbDV )   beeps when Receiving ( done )
  • DMR on DV3000U ( ThumbDV ) make Voice Header. ( Done )
  • Some short DMR id users are not displayed correctly
  • DMR+ team changed something in the new DMR+ master software. Now default connect is not working anymore. No information received.
  • Using now DMRid from Brandmeister, maybe better to use DMR id from voice stream to show on screen.

version 1.0.0.9393 pre BETA

  • You can use spacebar for TX with DV3000U ( done )
  • Disabled the TX in lastheard. When GPS was on, lot of entries in list. ( done )
  • Some bugfixes ( done )

version 1.0.0.93XX

  • Kill timer for AMBE3000 ( done )
  • Show incoming Talkgroup ( done )
  • Translate to Chinees ( done )
  • Default reflector in setup will crash BlueDV ( Done )
  • Make auto connect possible to FCS. ( done )
  • Fixed font issue. ( done )
  • Translation to Chinees. ( done )
  • VU meter for AMBE ( done )
  • Deep was to fast on AMBE ( done )
  • When BlueDV is closed, a process is still running. ( done )
  • Last DSTAR selection is saved now. ( done )
  • Adding another AMBE dongle product to BlueDV DV3000U( done )
  • Reconnecting issues on DMR and DSTAR. ( done )
  • Disabled MyDV dongle on Linux. MONO does not support good sound support ( done )
  • TG was not visible when DSTAR or Fusion what enabled.  ( done )
  • Better call offloading ( done )
  • Show call in DMR box below. Was DMR id. ( done )
  • Was not possible to change the DSTAR hosts files. Now i moved them to My documents/BlueDV so you can edit the hosts files yourself. ( done )
  • Due DDOS on BM some masters are removed from the list. Investigating manual input of IP address. ( done )
  • I was not amused about the crashing issue when Brandmeister is down. I am changing a lot of code so BlueDV is not depend on the uptime of Brandmeister. ( done )
  • When you disconnect Fusion it will show that it is still connected. ( cosmetic issue ) ( done )
  • Added AMBE3000 chip so you can use your soundcard to make a QSO on DSTAR ( done )
  • Low band pass in software for AMBE ( done )
  • scale up sound AMBE ( done )
  • Show call information when you transmit. ( done )

version 1.0.0.9348 ( BETA )

  • Scan mode works only with DVMEGA firmware 3.14 or later.
  • Fixed issue in lastheard ( done )
  • Added embedded data filter to radio ( done )
  • You can set the power of the DVMEGA ( done )
  • When you use DMR+ the connecting master is sometimes different. ( This is because the DMR+ master on internet is inconsistent ) ( done )
  • Sending out CALL-G for APRS chat. ( done )
  • remove the text my documents for the Linux version.. ( done )
  • APRS chat. ( done )
  • DSTAR APRS forward to aprs.fi ( done )
  • Multimode/Scan ( done )
  • Make linking to announcement in DSTAR. ( done )
  • When downloading DSTAR hosts files, no feedback when successful download. ( done )
  • Show own call information when TXing. ( done )
  • Add option to connect DMR/DSTAR automatically. Handy for Linux machines. ( done )
  • When you time a frequency less then 9 chars you see a error. Then the screen closes. ( done )

version 1.0.0.9318 ( QUICK beta )

  • Making a select-able default reflector when connecting to a DMR+ master. ( done )
  • BlueDV is crashing when the DMR+ server is down. ( done )
  • Added FCS004 reflector. ( done )
  • When turning off the protocol, TX or RX is not reset. ( done )

version 1.0.0.9316 ( BETA )

  • DMR+ ( done )
  • Sometimes a mismatch TRX and BlueDV screen on DMRID ( Thanks Vince )
  • On some tablets BlueDV is opened in full screen. ( Thanks Vince )
  • Connect DSTAR via DTMF ( done )
  • If port is busy, you do not see if it is serial of network port is busy. ( done )
  • Make a button to update the hosts files. ( done )

version 1.0.0.9271 ( BETA )

  • When connect/disconnect from DSTAR. The women is in R2D2. ( Done )

version 1.0.0.9270 ( BETA )

  • Make some Fusion headers static to make better detection. ( done )
  • Using voice queuing system for upcoming DVMEGA firmware 3.05. ( done )

version 1.0.0.9250 ( BETA )

  • Make an about screen. Is now basic.
  • When switch from DMR to DSTAR serial port is blocked. Solution is to disconnect and connect the DVMEGA ( working on it )
  • Fusion ( YSF network )  ( Done ) ( Can make QSO )
  • Fusion ( FCS network )  ( Done ) ( Can make QSO )
  • Created a queuing mechanism to send frames in time. ( Done )
  • Woman talking “Linked to ” is on some PCs broken..  ( Done found the timing issue )
  • Trying to run on OSX and Linux. Have some issues with the serial port. ( found the issue, have to re-code the serial part. )
  • Parse Fusion reflector list. ( Done ) ( Many thanks to Kim DG9VH for providing list of Reflectors )
  • Call lookup on DSTAR. You can see more info when user has DMR registration. ( done )

version 1.0.0.8230 ( BETA )

  • Fixed bug when disconnect from DCS. ( done )
  • Connect and disconnect from ICOM ( DCS and DPLUS )  ( done )
  • R2D2 on fast connect and disconnect when “connecting to” talks. ( done )
  • You can see the call on the ICOM screen ( done )
  • On Disconnect, clear the firmware text field. That way on connect, the firmware field will get populated with the DVmega firmware and validates BlueDV connected to the DVMega. ( done )
  • Additions for vision impaired. ( done )
  • Put own logo in DCS dashboard ( done )
  • Let users edit there DCS and DPLUS host files. Files are in users home directory ( done )
  • Call logging to file. “My Documents\BlueDV\”   ( done )

version 1.0.0.7090 (BETA)

  • Fixed issue when COM port is BT device ( done )
  • DMR is stream is now done in background proces. ( done )
  • Better response back when there is something wrong with COM port . ( done )
  • When MMDVM started before BlueDV, you will receive a “port in use” message. ( done )
  • Sometimes the RX and TX bar was up.. Now forced it to reset. ( done )

version 1.0.0.7080 (PROD )

  • Changed the BER value. More friendly. ( done )
  • Sometimes you have to disconnect and connect to detect the DVMEGA. Firmware will not show up. ( done )
  • Added am/pm in LH. ( done )

version 1.0.0.7010 ( BETA )

  • Change color of last heard ( done )
  • Fixed issue with reconnect. ( done )
  • You can do a QRZ call lookup by click the call on the screen. ( done )
  • Show CPU load and total CPU’s ( done )

version 1.0.0.6300 ( For all )

  • Frequency on main screen is now 9 digits. ( done )

version 1.0.0.6290 ( BETA )

  • Show last connected reflector ( done ) ( As indication!!!! )
  • Show your DMR ID from Transeiver ( done )
  • Switched RX/TX ( done )
  • When frequency is changed in setup, screen will be updated. ( done )

 

version 1.0.0.6280 ( DONE )

  • Implementing power states. Must disconnect when machine is going to disconnect. ( done )
  • Make a connect and disconnect shortcut ( done )
  • TX bar had some issues ( done )

 

version 1.0.0.6270 ( DONE )

  • You can use tab in setup ( done )
  • Check on 9 digits in frequency settings ( done )
  • When connected to DMR and close the application the serial and network is not closed. ( done )
  • The top of the form shows Windowss. ( donee )

 

version 1.0.0.6260 ( DONE )

  • Version checking, report when new version is available ( done )
  • Created DNS record and software.pa7lim.nl to download BlueDV. ( done )
  • Make window smaller ( done )

 

version x.x.x.x

  • Lot of things..

 

TODO

No issues reported

REQUESTS

  • Make window scale ( do not know if this is possible )
  • Show last connected reflector
  • Show DMR id when PTT is pressed
  • Last heard time in 24 or 12 hour format.
  • Forward GPS info from ICOM to APRS.
  • Bargraf – I do not know if it would be better to show the BER (or both) or change color when BER is over
  • Optional checkbox “Connect at startup”
  • Option to switch to a tiny window where the little information. (TX LED RX LED 10px textbox with CALL)