[amsat-bb] Re: Need Advice for SDR choice

Gordon JC Pearce gordonjcp at gjcp.net
Sun Jan 2 19:36:12 PST 2011

On Mon, 2011-01-03 at 03:17 +0000, Fred Spinner wrote:
> Howard needs to get someone on this side of the pond building these
> Dongles also.  I'm sure he could have someone over here sign the NDA
> and produce significantly cheaper than in Europe.

I was interested until you said "NDA", now I won't touch it ;-)

>From the FAQ it looks like it's only got half-assed Linux support and
the fact that there's an NDA involved suggests that it's going to be
impossible to write a driver for it.  Closed-source software has no
place in amateur radio.

I'll stick to softrocks, thanks.  

Gordon MM0YEQ

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