Linux Software

Ax25ip
packet
0.3.0

1991/06/11
RFC1226 describes a method of using TCP/IP based networks to transport AX.25 frames. The ax25ip utility uses this technique to transfer AX.25 frames in and out of TCP/IP environments.

N0ARY
packet
4.0.13

1994/11/24
This used to be an experimental packet radio to internet BBS gateway. Don’t know if it is still used. The actual gateway at www.arasmith.com/n0ary seems to be down. Lots of example code though, if you want to setup something similar. Sysop manual (in postscript) and configuration files included.

QSO language coach
utils
0.0.2

1995/01/01
QSO language coach will learn you to make a QSO in different languages.

K5jb
packet
k35c

1995/01/06
NET, put together ny K5JB. It contains the source code with updates, documentation, sample configuration files and bm, a mailer program.

Ax25ip-dpkiss
packet
0.4+DJF+PNX

1995/01/14
A daemon to encapsulate AX25 frames in IP datagrams for carriage across an IP network. Get ax25ip.tar.gz instead if you don’t need dual port kiss.

GW4PTS-Morse
obsolete
1.00

1995/01/14
31-Jul-07: Moved to Obsolete. Doesn’t compile on current Linux systems.

Nec
antenna
2

1995/04/06
Numerical electromagnetics code, written in fortran. This is professional antenna analysis software. For documentation check out http://www.qsl.net/wb6tpu/swindex.html. There you can also find linux binaries, if you don’t know how to compile fortran code.

Cbs
packet
1.00

1995/06/16
Amateur Radio Call Book Server.

Ulog
logging
0.6

1995/08/01
Simple logging program for unix. Uses black and white ncurses interface.

Pt-driver
packet
0.04

1995/08/22
Allows you to use a PackeTwin with the AX.25 code.

Lbbs
packet
0.1.8B

1995/11/27
Highly configurable mailbox. Can import FBB, NNTP and SMTP messages. Only binaries are distributed. Uses libc4. Not actively maintained.

Microsat
satellite
0.91

1996/02/09
These programs allow the amateur PACSATs to be used by a Linux user with the kernel AX.25 code. These programs run under X11 and provide programs that handle the broadcast protocol, the FTL0 file transfer protocol, and for handling directories and downloaded files. This package does *not* include a satellite tracking program, nor anything in the way of station automation.

Monax25
packet
1.11

1996/02/10
These utilities are designed to record the usage of a packet radio channel.

Wamplus
packet
960213b

1996/02/13
WAMPlus is an IP router and AX25+NETROM protocol manager for linux. It was created on the base of Dieter Deyke’s WAMPES system code. This later became AIRS.

Pp-conversd
packet
3.12

1996/03/03
conversation table (server and client), derived from wampes’ convers.

Talk-ax25
packet
960426

1996/04/26
Berkeley talk client modified for AX.25 use.

Xnet
packet
1.1

1996/05/12
XNET is a network analyzer designed specifically to monitor AX.25 packet

Splitscreen
packet
1.4.1

1996/05/16
NCURSES-based ttylink/convers client. As the name says, devides your screen into 2 parts for incoming and outgoing traffic.

Nasawash
satellite
0.50

1996/08/13
NASAWASH extracts valid NASA format 2-line Keplerian element sets from a text file, which may contain other text of various kinds.

Fax
obsolete


1996/08/15
Linux HF Fax software. Converts FAX audio to an image for viewing. This software is currently under development and not yet ready for general usage.

Z8530-30
packet
3.0.dl1bke

1996/10/30
utils for the generic Z8530 AX.25 device driver for linux kernel 2.1.6 and up.

Chkfwd
packet
1.0

1996/12/17
Chkfwd informs the sysop about msgs which are about to be returned by epurmess because they aren’t correctly routed.

Retmail
packet
2.0

1996/12/17
Retmail returns local messages for unknown users and messages which are about to expire before empurmess deletes them. This is a binary linked against libc5. Source available on request.

Getservinfo
packet
0.2

1997/01/07
Getservinfo is a simple program which extracts info from the serverXX.in and init.srv files and outputs data in a shell readable form. It’s meant to simplify writing servers using shell scripts. 7PREQ, REQFIL, REQDIR and REQZIP shell scripts are included.

Makeidx
packet
2.0

1997/01/07
MAKEIDX creates an index of all FBBDOS files. It scans all FBBDOS drives and outputs the files in each directory with the labels taken from the yapplbl.dat file. Requires FBB7 or newer. This is a binary linked against libc5. Source available on request.

X25-utils
packet
2.1.20

1997/01/12
These are some knocked up utilities to support the X.25 code within the Linux kernel. Not very well tested.

Sattrack
satellite
3.1.6

1997/01/14
SatTrack is a realtime satellite tracking and orbit prediction program with an X11 color world map tracking chart. This is the last freely available release.

Ttylinkd
packet
0.03

1997/01/17
ttylink talk daemon (port 87).


packet


1997/02/01


Mailgw
packet
0.3.1

1997/02/04
Bidirectional gateway between xfbb, inn and several SMTP mta’s. Consists of 3 programs: a feed channel for inn, a sendmail style external transport and a program which reads fbb’s export file (to be run from cron).

Digidata
packet
22

1997/03/17
HAMMAP data files, repacked for use with digiinfo/Linux, send updates/changes etc. to hammap-data@vdazone.org.

Digiinfo
packet
2.5.1

1997/03/17
Digiinfo port to Linux. Displays information about network nodes and paths within amateur packet radio network.

Butterworth
electronics
1.0.0

1997/04/01
2 pole bandpass filter program written in basic.

Mkusrlst
packet
1.0

1997/04/18
Mkusrlst is a simple program which dumps the data from the user database (inf.sys) to the standard output where it may be redirected to a file or processed by a pipe. This is a binary linked against libc5. Source available on request.

Ircgate
packet
0.4b

1997/05/22
Ircgate is a perl program. It enables IRC (=Internet Relay Chat) users to talk to convers users This aim is achieved by translating the inter-server communication so that all users on both networks can talk to each other just as usual.

Cwbeacon
morse
0.4

1997/09/10
This program runs a CW beacon (morse code) through the parallel port, capable of keying a transmitter. It uses a spare bit to set an optional attenuator.

Eis2pgm
satellite
19970915

1997/09/15
Port of NK6K’s set of microsat image conversion utilities to Linux.

Multimon
digital


1997/12/08
The multimon software can decode a variety of digital transmission modes commonly found on UHF radio.

Dxlmodem
packet
0.2a

1998/02/06
Linux driver for OE5DXL’s 9k6 packet modem.

Xpr
obsolete
0.42

1998/02/13
2010-12-12: No longer available for download, although the webpage still exists.

mcut
packet
980222

1998/02/22
BBS written in pascal.

Gc
logging
1.07

1998/02/26
Great Circle. This program is used to determine bearing and range to two stations given latitude and longitude.

Jiffy
antenna


1998/03/03
This is a suite of programs written in BLT – an extension of TCL/TK – which are intended to assist in visualizing antennas. The package is intended to provide windows which show both antenna patterns and antenna configuration. An accompanying article in both LaTeX and PostScript form describes the process of designing a simple antenna using the system.

Axw3
packet
0.2 alpha

1998/03/26
Axw3 is a http proxy and IP/AX25 gateway that allows your browser fetch pages from the Internet using a pure AX25 connection without encapsulate IP.

Jstation
satellite
19980416

1998/04/06
JStation is a software application, written in Java, that implements a fully automated station for working the Digital Store and Forward Amateur Radio Satellites. The download site also contains bug-fixes and documentation.

Solar
propagation
19980417

1998/04/17
Gnuplot script to display sunspot data.

Yaesu/OH2LWO
rigcontrol
0.2alpha

1998/05/08
Software to program Yaesu HTs FT-50 and VX-1.

Minimuf
propagation


1998/07/14
This program predicts the most likely operating frequencies and signal levels for high frequency (shortwave) radio propagation paths on specified days of the year and hours of the day.

Trans-applet
antenna
0.3

1998/08/01
This is a little transmission line calculator applet. A number of the ideas were borrowed from TL.EXE by Dean Straw N6BV. The values of the built in cable attenuations were taken from that program. The program shows power, voltage and current across a transmission line. Impedances, losses and SWR are calculated.

Yagi-applet
antenna
1.0

1998/08/01
This java applet/application implements a simple yagi modeling code. It can either run in a java compatible web-browser, or under Sun’s JDK runtime environment. You will be presented with a screen divided into a top screen where the antenna is drawn and a bottom part for calculations. In the bottom right part the antenna pattern is drawn. Contains example antenna’s and you can design your own.

Chatbot
packet
0.4

1998/09/08
Dummy robot written in perl. Can do DX spotting and tell the weather.

Sccw
obsolete
1.1

1998/09/16
2010-10-12: moved to Obsolete, no longer compiles on Linux.

Netchl
packet
980919

1998/09/19
Net port by pe1chl. Lots of extension. Only binaries are distributed.

Aor8000
rigcontrol
0.12

1998/09/20
Control programs for the AOR-8000 scanning receiver using Tcl/Tk (for the X version) and the console (This is of interest to AOR-8000 scanner owners).

Acfax
digital
981011

1998/10/11
Fax receiving software for linux/X11. Uses a soundcard to receive fax images.

morsetree
morse
0.2

1998/11/11
Simple morse code decoder.

Tig2aprs
packet


1998/12/01
Tig2aprs is a utility to convert US Census [1]TIGER/Line(R) (1994 or 1995 version) map data into maps suitable for use with the Automatic Packet/Position Reporting System (APRS) by Bob Bruninga, WB4APR.

Mewe
obsolete
1.2

1998/12/29
31-Jul-07: Moved to obsolete. Broken link, no other location known.

Pi2new
packet
0.8ALPHA

1999/01/01
These are fairly simple modifications of the existing pi2.c code, originally done by Dave Perry and recently modified for modular use in 2.0.36 kernel distributions.

Airs
packet
990215b

1999/02/15
AIRS is the Amateur-radio IP Routing System.

Tuner-applet
antenna
0.01

1999/03/08
This is a simulator for the popular, series capacitor, parallel inductor T-network tuners. It can be run as a standalone applet or within a java capable web-browser. It shows a grapical presentation of a tune with three knobs which can be rotated. The applet then calculates the SWR and the losses inside the tuner.

psearch
utils
0.3

1999/03/30
Psearch is a search program for files located in ~/ftp/pub on your local machine. An includes daemon program called psearchd allows searches of remote ftp servers.

HTPP
packet
1.22

1999/04/25
Popular version of TPP by Hessu, OH7LZB. Contains bug-fixes and patches. This version is also a bit stripped down, some TPP features are removed for the sake of clarity.

Reqlst
packet
2.02

1999/05/15
REQLST is a server which enables BBS users to request the messages list. It’s meant for TSTHOST and TPK users to allow them to retrieve the list as a compressed message.

Mlist
packet
1.4

1999/06/16
Mlist is a powerful majordomo-like mailinglist-server for FBB. Knows commands like subscribe and unsubscribe and can forward via AX.25 to a subscribed list of users. Can maintain several lists. This is a binary linked against libc5. Source available on request.

GHUmheard
packet
0.1

1999/06/21
X version of mheard which uses the GNOME libraries. Ghumheard has 4 notebook tabs showing different kinds of information.

Bim
packet
1.0

1999/07/06
Kernel module to drive the Radio Tech BIM-XXX-RS232 Radio Transceiver. The driver emulates a KISS TNC.

Rspfd
packet
0.9

1999/08/08
An implementation of the Radio Shortest Path First (RSPF) protocol version 2.2.

Mail2BBS
packet
0.0.3

1999/08/12
Mail2BBS is a package that enables sendmail to write an import file

Mkiss
packet
1.0

1999/08/14
Mkiss allows dual port TNCs to be used with the Linux AX.25 kernel software.

Aor8200write
rigcontrol
19990829

1999/08/29
AorWrite is short commandline tool to communicate with AOR-AR8200 handheld

ax25spyd
packet
0.23

1999/09/19
Ax25spyd is a daemon which analyses, formats and transmit the AX.25 traffic via sockets to other processes. Statistics of heard frames and a simple DX-cluster-spy is included.

LiNRADiO
rigcontrol
0.9.1

1999/09/28
Three programs to control WiNRADiO communications receivers.

WinRADiO toolkit for Linux
rigcontrol
0.1

1999/10/24
A TCL based graphical interface to the WinRadio communications receivers.

Xearth
propagation
1.1

1999/11/06
Xearth sets the X root window to an image of the Earth, as seen from your favorite vantage point in space, correctly shaded for the current position of the Sun.

Talkt
packet
0.1.0

1999/12/12
TalKT is a very simple application which allows voice QSO over packet.

Gnom
packet
0.3.13

1999/12/13
GNOM is a new terminal software running in textmode.

KenTCL
rigcontrol
1.1

1999/12/16
A control program for the Kenwood TS-140/440/940 line of amateur radio transceivers that runs under Linux and Windows using the exact same source file.

Dxc
packet
4.4

1999/12/20
DXC is a pseudo terminal for packet clusters. DXC monitors packet data on the frequency of your cluster.When DX INFO is transmitted to connected users, DXC grabs the information, printing them in various colors on the screen.

Xywmodem
packet
0.3

1999/12/28
Linux driver for the async connection of the G4XYW modem

tigerAPRS
packet
1.0 Beta

2000/01/06
This program is intended to provide an Automatic Position Reporting System , APRS, that runs on Linux, Windows, and Mac systems WITHOUT having to worry about system specifics and having to worry about keeping seperate source trees. The only change required in the source is specifying the serial port the TNC is hooked to.

Kct
rigcontrol
0.02

2000/01/07
The KCT/T is a PC-bus 8bits ISA board to drive two antenna rotors and two radios.

Axconv
packet
1.3

2000/01/20
Axconv is a simple AX.25 convers client intended to be launched from ax25d. It connects to the conversd system specified and optionally logs in with the user and channel specified. It does the necessary end-of-line conversions and also buffers the traffic in order to optimise the AX.25 channel usage slightly.

Awznode
packet
0.4pre2

2000/02/17
AWZnode is a Linux node program based upon LinuxNode by Tomi Manninen OH2BNS and FlexNode by Roy PE1RJA.

7plus
packet
2.25

2000/03/20
UUENCODE-like file coder for use in Amateur Packet Radio, for sending and forwarding of binary files.

Siboplot
electronics
0.11

2000/03/23
This electronics program calculates the Bode plot (amplitude and phase) of simple ladder networks.

Dpbox
packet
6.00.00

2000/04/20
BBS for linux with F6FBB-, W0RLI-, TheBox- style forward protocols implemented,

PhaseShift
digital
0.4

2000/05/05
PhaseShift is a program for operating PSK31 on Linux.

Icq7com
rigcontrol
0.8

2000/05/14
icq7com is a utility for the Icom IC-Q7 mini handheld transceiver. It enables complete backup of its memory, downloading, editing and uploading of channels.

Dixmf
packet
1.21

2000/05/15
DIXMF is a flexible message filter for LINUX FBB, developed to meet

Dmascc
packet
1.27

2000/06/02
Configuration tool and driver for Ottawa PI2 and Gracilis PackeTwin

Newqpsk
obsolete
0.0.4

2000/07/03
Obsolete: This code is included in the soundmodem package.

Lnxteletext
packet
1.03

2000/07/12
This is a set of programs to allow the use of the teletext function

Bpfilt
electronics
0.1

2000/07/12
bpfilt is a C program for designing narrowband bandpass filters.

xspectrum
electronics
0.1

2000/08/05
xspectrum is a program that displays the spectrum of

PerlAPRS
packet
1.1.2

2000/09/16
PerlAPRS is an application which can monitor both local TNC and remote Internet APRS packets. It then can perform an automated action based on criteria specified by the user. For installation instructions see the perlAPRS homepage.

multi2k
packet
20001001

2000/10/01
This server is a linux replacement for LA6CU’s well-known MULTI.EXE server

Pmc
packet
0.6.5

2000/10/15
Mailbox-Client for DP/Baycom-Boxen.

Phase3
obsolete
20001028

2000/10/28
31-Jul-07: Moved to Obsolete. P3D/AO13 are QRT.

Wwl
propagation
1.2

2000/11/03
Given two Maidenhead locators, calculates distance (qrb) and azimuth.

Clx
packet
5.04

2000/11/21
CLX is a system which clones a PacketCluster node.

p3d
obsolete
0.1

2000/11/27
31-Jul-07: Moved to Obsolete. P3D is QRT.

Contest
logging
0.21

2000/12/17
Contest is a program to log your QSO’s. It logs on one frequency.

7plus/FBB
packet
2.0

2000/12/19
7plus utilities for FBB 7.03 and later.

Multi
packet
1.25

2001/01/21
Multi is a server for the Linux version of FBB. It allows the sending of a

Az_proj
propagation
1.1.6

2001/02/11
AZ_PROJ is a set of postscript files for drawing colored azimuthal equidistant

CLLOG
logging
1.0.2

2001/03/28
CLLOG is a German language HAM RADIO Log program (click to “Download”).

dsp-sim
electronics
1.0

2001/04/23
DSP simulation program for FIR and IIR filters. Uses xforms library.

KTelemetryDemod
satellite
0.9

2001/04/26
A KDE2 application which reads AO14 telemetry audio data either from a prerecorded WAV file or directly from a sound card, demodulates the 400bps BPSK telemetry signal and outputs data through a TCP/UDP network socket.

Conlogv
logging
1.1

2001/05/06
Contest log program for VHF/UHF/SHF-Contests.

Tnos
packet
2.40

2001/05/14
KA9Q-variant TCP/IP program for Amateur Radio usage. State of the art. Contains Web based BBS, scripting support, FBB Compressed Forwarding and lots more.

dxSpot
packet
20010527

2001/05/27
Java based interface to dxWorld.com

RSCW
morse
0.1

2001/05/28
RSCW is an experimental morse decoder using the sound card for input.

LinuxALE
digital
0.02

2001/05/29
LinuxALE is an Automated Link Establishment (ALE) protocol decoder (based on MIL-STD-188-141A standard) using sound card for HAMs and other HF band radio listeners.

Cwkeyer
morse
0.1.3

2001/07/08
CW keyer as a kernel module (/dev/cwkeyer).

NEW-AX.25
packet
2.2.20pre11-10

2001/07/09
NEW-AX25 is an alternative implementation of ax.25 for linux.

Tkconv
packet
3.0.2

2001/07/18
convers client for X, using tcl/tl toolkit. Color support.

bbsgate
packet
1.3

2001/07/29
bbsgate is a full-featured gateway for BBS mail and bulletins towards rfc-822 conforming email and news, and vice versa.

Pileup
obsolete
1.2

2001/08/19
2010-10-13: moved to Obsolete, no longer compiles on Linux.

tfkiss
packet
1.2.4

2001/09/01
tfkiss is a port of “TheFirmware” by NORDxLINK to Linux/Unix.

Lnxforward
packet
1.29

2001/09/02
Lnxforward is a suite of programs that performs message forwarding to or from FBB or compatible systems.

Loopham
distribution
2.2.19

2001/09/23
Linux distribution based on LoopLinux. Supports kernel 2.2. Can be run from MSDOS system and includes all packages to run AX.25, convers and even a small webserver.

INP3 support
packet
003

2001/10/24
InterNode Protocol support for Linux

xsmc-calc
antenna
1.0.0

2001/11/06
An X program for doing calculation on Smith Chart.

TRK
satellite
0.4.1

2001/11/07
Satellite tracking program with ncurses interface.

Pconv
packet
1.1R

2001/11/24
pConv is a Perl/Tk based graphical ham convers client

KT7F
rigcontrol
0.6

2001/12/07
KT7F is a graphical control interface for the T7F transceiver (see http://www.df2fq.de)

Morelia BBS
packet
0.53

2002/01/02
Morelia is a bit like a node and a bit like a bbs. It provides a NOS like look and feel front end to a Linux TCP/IP packet system and provides access to nntp news, personal mail, dns, convers, DX cluster, operator chat and any sysop defined features. It requires Python version 2.0 or greater to run.

Khamlog
obsolete
0.2

2002/02/09
20100126: moved to obsolete. Projects seems dead, is still using version 3 of the QT libraries.

CW Trainer
morse
v.01

2002/02/17
Easy to use morse code trainer for Linux with graphical user interface.

saupp
packet
1.61

2002/02/25
A packet radio convers daemon.

Synop
satellite
3.0.4

2002/04/10
This program will display the positive elevation of selected satellites for a 24 hour period, or of a single satellite for a week.

Mtrack
satellite
0.3

2002/09/06
Mtrack is a X window based satellite tracking program.

JCP
satellite
0.9

2002/10/17
Java client for predict.

tk150
rigcontrol
1.3

2002/10/25
tk150 is a utility program for programming or cloning the 1000 channel Standard (Yaesu) VR-150 handheld receiver sold in Japan.

tk3
rigcontrol
0.4

2002/10/26
tk3 is an open source, multi-platform configuration program for the ICOM IC-R3 portable radio/television receiver.

tk545
rigcontrol
1.4

2002/10/29
tk545 is open source software for controlling and programming the Japan Radio Co. NRD-545 DSP receiver.

Tkd7
rigcontrol
1.33

2002/11/23
tkD7 is an expectk script for controlling the Kenwood TH-D7 HT. It can control basic transceiver operation, set various radio parameters, set memories, and display APRS data very crudely. It has been run on FreeBSD and Linux but should be portable to any system that supports TCL/TK and Expect.

tk92
rigcontrol
0.7

2002/12/24
tk92 cloning software for Radio Shack PRO-92, PRO-2067 scanners.

kamplus
digital
1.1.2b

2003/02/02
A text-based host mode terminal program for the Kam Plus TNC (a multi-mode TNC manufactured by Kantronics Co, Inc).

Rtty
digital
2.1

2003/02/23
RTTY soundcard program for linux. Shows a control window where mark, space and number of data bits can be set. Also provides a Oscilloscope display for tuning.

kptc
digital
0.2

2003/02/24
Kptc is a KDE2 application for operating comfortable with the SCS PTC-II ( or PTC-IIe, PTC-IIpro).

sctl
rigcontrol
0.0.3

2003/03/11
sctl is a program to control the Bearcat BC895 xlt trunking scanner, and possibly others.

FT100 Rig Control
rigcontrol
0.1.0

2003/05/19
A pair of programs to control the FT100 transciever.

tk7
rigcontrol
0.5

2003/05/19
tk7 is an open source, multi-platform configuration program for the ICOM IC-Q7A walkie-talkie.

ax25-config
packet
0.3.3

2003/06/01
ax25-config simplifies the configuration and installation of linux AX.25 support on a 2.2/2.4 kernel.

GeQRA
utils
20030601

2003/06/01
enhanced QRA locator to geographic position and vice versa GTK JAVA applet

Colrconv
packet
0.99.3

2003/06/22
Split screen convers client with color and sound support. This is a nice and simple client with some line editing capabilities.

PetitTrack
satellite
1.2.0

2003/06/25
PetitTrack is a small satellite tracker for the Sharp Zaurus SL-5×00 Linux PDAs.

Tnt
packet
1.9.2

2003/07/14
Tnt is a hostmode terminal program for packet radio with multiple virtual screens, connect scripts, YAPP, AutoBIN and “Autoforward”.

ao40tlmview
obsolete
1.04

2003/07/20
31-Jul-07: Moved to Obsolete. AO40 is QRT.

ibp
propagation
0.21

2003/08/10
This program continuously shows which beacon of the International Beacon Project (on the HF bands from 14 through 28 MHz) is currently transmitting.

Node
packet
0.3.2

2003/08/26
Node is a simple node front end, modelled after the node shells of TheNet and G8BPQ nodes.

Vxu
rigcontrol
0.5.0

2003/09/19
Vxur and vxuw are command line utilities that allow reading and writing the memory of the Yaesu/Vertex Standard VX-5R HT and FT-817/FT-857 in “clone” mode.

Aprsd
packet
2.2.5

2003/09/30
This program acts as a gateway between the Internet and a local ham VHF APRS packet network.

otdigi
packet
0.2

2003/10/01
otdigi is a reference digipeater to test some proposed OpenTRAC protocol elements.

Vipec
electronics
3.2.0

2003/10/02
VIPEC is a program that allows the user to analyze high frequency, linear, electrical networks.

tk8500
rigcontrol
0.9

2003/11/16
tk8500 is open source software for controlling and programming the ICOM IC-R8500 wide coverage receiver.

Atlc
antenna
4.6.0

2003/12/08
atlc is an acronym of “Arbitrary Transmission Line Calculator” and is used for calculating the properties (eg Zo) of electrical transmission lines.

loccalc
logging
2.1

2003/12/27
Calculates locator from long/lat and vice versa, and beam heading and distance between locators.

Tronkito MPT1327 Trunk Tracker
utils
1.0

2003/12/31
A MPT1327 Trunked Radio Decoder has been released. It supports decoding and tracking MPT1327 systems under linux using the soundcard and a Icom receiver.

tk500
rigcontrol
1.5

2004/01/16
tk500 is a utility program for programming or cloning the Yaesu VR-500 receiver.

DDD
distribution
0.9.21

2004/01/17
The Debian Dxpedition Disk is a live CD containing all programs you need to survive a DXpedition.

KTrack
satellite
0.3.0rc1

2004/01/22
Satellite tracking program for KDE3 which uses hamlib.

xtt516
rigcontrol
0.1

2004/01/28
xtt516 is a rig control client for the Ten Tec Argonaut V (Model 516) HF amateur radio transceiver

Aprsdigi
packet
2.4.4

2004/02/27
Aprsdigi is a specialized Amateur Packet Radio (AX.25) UI-frame digipeater for the Automatic Position Reporting System, APRS(tm).

OCTL
rigcontrol
0.10

2004/03/16
A Python program to interrogate the Ten-Tec ORION transceiver and replicate the LCD panel using the curses package.

PacsatTools
satellite
1.0

2004/03/22
PacsatTools is a collection of utilities designed to help facilitate communications with Pacsat satellites operating in the Amateur Radio Service. Included are utilities that prepare files for upload to pacsat satellites, process downloaded files, and display satellite directory information.

tk2
rigcontrol
1.1

2004/03/30
tk2 is an open source, multi-platform configuration program for the ICOM IC-R2 portable receiver.

TS440
rigcontrol
0.9

2004/05/21
Linux GTK Program to control the kenwood TS440.

morseall
morse
0.4.6

2004/05/31
Accessability tool that allows you to control your computer by tapping out morse code.

Baken
propagation
0.5.3

2004/06/04
The idea behind baken is to allow for the visualisation of European VHF/UHF and microwave beacons on a map of Europe.

javax25
packet
0.2

2004/06/07
Java interface to Linux AX.25 (amateur packet radio) sockets.

FreqTweak
electronics
0.6.1

2004/07/07
Audio DSP filter and spectral displays for both pre-processed and post-processed signals. The EQ Cut function is useful for specifying stop-bands and the Gate function is useful for reducing background noise.

MT63lx
digital
0.5

2004/07/12
The MT63 soundcard modem is intended for amateur radio as a conversation (RTTY like)

UKWTools
propagation
0.3.5

2004/07/25
An X11/GTK/wxWindows program for visualising propagation paths and local topology.

GSMC – GTK Smith Chart Calculator
electronics
1.1

2004/07/27
Simple program for doing calculation with a Smith chart using GTK lib.

gsmc
antenna
1.1

2004/07/28
GTK Smith Chart Calulator for RF impedance matching

WebConvers
packet
2.0

2004/08/13
webconvers is a web-based interface to the amprnet World Wide Convers system that has it’s roots in an online Chat room script written by Christopher Heschong.

A Fully Automatic Morse Code Teaching Machine
morse
20040816

2004/08/16
This program teaches you to receive Morse code. It starts with a few letters and adds more when it sees that you are ready.

tk10
rigcontrol
0.4

2004/08/24
tk10 is configuration software for the ICOM IC-R10 receiver. It employs a graphical user interface and works on Linux, MacOS X, BSD, Windows, etc.

Log-Applet
logging
1.20

2004/10/18
This amateur radio log search applet searches log files on a server for a specified callsign and returns the result.

LinKT
packet
0.8rc3

2004/11/11
Packet Radio terminal program for Linux/KDE (X). Features kernel AX.25 support, multiple parallel connections, auto7plus, autobin, bbs message selector, and lots more. Uses the Qt library.

tk75
rigcontrol
0.4

2004/11/26
tk75 is open source software for controlling and programming the ICOM IC-R75 shortwave receiver.

tk5
rigcontrol
0.6

2004/12/15
tk5 is configuration software for the ICOM IC-R5 receiver. It employs a graphical user interface and works on Linux, MacOS X, BSD, Windows, etc.

smithchart
electronics
0.1

2004/12/15
This is a GTK widget for drawing Smith charts. It uses the cairo (gtkcairo to be precise) library for rendering the chart. A sample program using the widget is included in the package. The code is based on gsmc.

Morse Classic
morse
2.1

2005/01/25
A powerful morse practice program that supports both the PC speaker and the OSS sound drivers.

gMFSK
digital
0.7pre1

2005/03/01
This program is an implementation of M-ary Frequency Shift Keying modulation for amateur radio communications.

gworldclock
utils
1.4.4

2005/03/28
This program is a GTK+ application that displays the time and date in a number of timezones, as specified by the user.

xsndtest
electronics
0.15

2005/04/06
Sound card analyzer. This program send 100 frequencies out, and it measures noise or distortion which are important parameters, if we want use this card in measurement or for SDR.

Harv’s Hamshack Hack
distribution
06

2005/04/13
Hamshack Hack is a ‘re-master’ of the KNOPPIX Linux distribution made especially for Amateur Radio Operators (Hams) who have no prior experience with Linux.

gpsfeed+
utils
0.58

2005/08/28
gpsfeed+ is a software gps simulator, providing TCP/IP, UDP, http and serial port connectivity in NMEA 0183, XML or user defined output format.

RAWT
utils
0.31

2005/09/24
Radio Amateurs Web-based Toolkit – providing a set of tools for daily DX-work, e.g. locator calculation, contest-logging, etc.

Wiggle
morse
1.0

2005/10/16
A very simple morse decoder that uses the sound card (or a unix pipe) as input.

tk120
rigcontrol
1.3

2005/12/28
tk120 is a utility program for programming or cloning the Yaesu VR-120 handheld receiver.

DttSP
SDR
20060101

2006/01/01
DttSP is an open source project started by Dr.Frank Brickle and Dr. Robert McGwier of the DTTS Microwave Society to provide code to be used in various DSP projects with an emphasis on Software Defined and Cognitive Radio.

SCR-Log
logging
2.0

2006/01/01
Freeware logging and reporting software for School Club Roundup, an operating event held the second full week in February.

vo1pwf logger
logging
2.0

2006/01/01
linux and windows versions of my ham radio logging program.

OPSK
rigcontrol
0.20

2006/02/18
Provides band and passband controls to be used in conjunction with a waterfall display to easily focus on PSK31 signals. Specific to the Orion, but can be adapted to other rigs.

acarsd
digital
1.65

2006/02/22
acarsd allows the monitoring of ACARS transmission using a soundcard.

phpHamLog
logging
2.0

2006/04/30
Do all your logging through any web browser. PHP based logbook script. Requires php4, mysql, and apache (other things might work, but have not been tried).

CWirc
morse
2.0.0

2006/05/20
CWirc is a plugin for the X-Chat IRC client to transmit raw morse code over the internet using IRC servers as reflectors.

Sunclock
propagation
3.56

2006/06/22
This program is a clock that shows which portion of the Earth’s surface is illuminated by the Sun. Very useful for studying greyline propagation.

Xwota
utils
0.4

2006/07/28
Xwota is a GTK Client that connects to the WOTA Database (Who is On The Air – http://www.wotadb.org).

Marote
rigcontrol
3.1

2006/08/22
Elecraft K2 GUI based rig control program. Requires Qt 3.x.

RX320 controller
rigcontrol
0.6.2

2006/09/11
This is a controller program to use with the Ten Tec RX 320 radio.

kamplus-qt
digital
1.1.2c

2006/10/08
A Qt-based host mode terminal program for the Kam Plus TNC (a multi-mode TNC manufactured by Kantronics Co, Inc).

LinAMC
packet
2.0rc5

2006/10/29
This is a ax25 mail client used to manage bulletins and a personal mail that you can access at your HOME BBS.

APRStracker
packet
0.11

2006/11/26
APRStracker is an alternative firmware for tinytrak like aprs trackers. It includes a small configuration utility that runs on Linux.

simpll
electronics
0.1

2006/12/30
A simple tool for PLL synt loop filter design and tune up – very alpha version!

Kpsk
digital
1.2rc2

2007/01/01
PSK31 for the KDE 3.x linux desktop.

Hf
digital
0.8

2007/02/07
Ham radio CW-elbug, RTTY, Amtor (Sitor), GTOR, PACTOR-1, MT63 program

Digipup
distribution
2.14

2007/03/14
Linux Live CD for ham radio operators, based on Puppy Live CD.

psatcal
satellite
0.1

2007/03/21
Command line predict Perl client to print coming satellite passes on screen.

dpl847
satellite
0.1

2007/03/21
Command line predict client for Doppler shift correction with Yaesu FT-847.

X-net
packet
1.38

2007/05/23
Multiprotocol router for AX.25, TCP/IP, INP3, NetROM and FlexNet-Routing. It’s a net clone, but it can do a lot more. Distributed as binaries.

Npp
antenna
1.4

2007/12/30
Nec2 postprocessor. Useful utility, written in yorick, which calls the nec2 program with a nec input file, outputs the result as a antenna pattern on the screen and in a postscript file for printing. Contains lots of examples. Npp requires yorick-1.4 which is available in most linux distributions. This package contains a nec2 binary.

Xarpm Plus
packet
V1.3.1

2008/01/20
Xarpm (X Amateur Radio Packet Mailer) is a graphical terminal & mailer program for Linux. Download and install V1.3.0 then do online update to version V1.3.1

Pbpg
satellite
2.2.1

2008/01/28
PB and PG for Linux are programs used to download from, and upload to, digital satellites (PACSATs) supporting the FTL0 protocol.

GtkMMorse
morse
0.9.27

2008/01/30
A graphical GTK+ based morse code tutor. Implements Koch method and Classic Method

dxcc
logging
20080225

2008/02/25
dxcc is a small utility which determines the ARRL DXCC entity of a ham radio callsign, based on the cty.dat country file by Jim Reisert, AD1C. Optional GUI with a world map showing the DXCC’s location available.

QRZPY
logging
0.12

2008/03/08
Gathers XML data from QRZ.com (subscription required) for label printing and other output formats. Coded in Python.

Rigserve
rigcontrol
0.31

2008/05/01
Rigserve is an IP-based server that controls your ham rigs and listens for client connections.

PyMo
morse
0.6

2008/05/25
PyMo builds a small Python/PyGTK 2.0 application around Jochen Kunz’ morse program. It focuses on training groups of five characters. It provides nice highlighted corrections and a flexible configuration.

YFKtest
logging
0.0.9

2008/06/17
Console contest logger written in Perl. Supports transceiver control (hamlib), cwdaemon and a growing number of contests.

gpsk31
digital
0.5

2008/06/27
GPSK31 is a PSK31 Terminal, using the GTK+ Version 2 Toolkit.

sstvtx
digital
20080730

2008/07/30
Generates SSTV (Martin 1 mode) sound files from a JPEG image.

Another GUI software for VOACAP for Linux
propagation
3.0

2008/08/15
This GUI helps in the creation of the input file that is needed for running VOACAP predictions on Linux.

LinLogBook
logging
0.4

2008/10/13
LinLogBook is a highly configurable loogbook for linux.

lin_ebook2cwGUI
morse
0.0.2

2008/10/25
lin_ebook2cw is a GUI for the program ebook2cw by Fabian Kurz, DJ1YFK. ebook2cw translates texts into Morse code and saves it as a MP3 file.

mtrx
morse
0.11

2008/10/29
A very small CW decoder

JL
logging
1.06

2008/12/07
Multi-plattform contest logger written in Java.

xanalyzer
electronics
1.32

2008/12/08
Spektrum analyzer with motif/lestiff interface which uses a sound card.

Pylink-SR
SDR
2.1

2008/12/23
A fromtend for SDR1000 and reduced clone (eg. softrock, …).

Cw2hex
morse
1.2.1

2009/01/14
This program takes a textual input and converts it to morse encoded characters in the form of a standard Intel HEX file which can be used to program an EPROM.

AFU Knoppix
obsolete
6.01

2009/02/06
7-Oct-10: The website has been closed.

Yagi antenna calculator
obsolete
0.4

2009/02/23
No longer available according to the website

Morsememory
morse
0.0.2a

2009/03/22
Morsememory is a play with cw.

MeinProjekt
electronics
0.0.1

2009/03/22
Meinprojekt is a project management tool which helps you keep track of your electronics project.

SDCC
electronics
2.9.0

2009/03/22
Small Device C Compiler – if you want Microchip PIC or a lot of other microcontroller-type programming with free software in C language. If you want use for PIC, you must compile the “gputils” package and SDCC.

hamtools
utils
0.5

2009/03/24
Hamtools is simply a collection of random tools that have been written for doing various things with amateur radio.

KachinaCAT
rigcontrol
1.60

2009/04/28
Control program for the Kachina 505DSP transceiver with both Linux and Windows versions. This program replaces the Kachina-supplied KC505.EXE (Windows only) for most operating functions, and it is still evolving.

linSmith
electronics
0.99.12

2009/05/08
linSmith is a Smith Charting program, mainly designed for educational use. As such, there is an emphasis on capabilities that improve the ‘showing the effect of’-style of operation.

CQiNet
packet


2009/06/05
CQiNet is a family of programs that combine Ham Radio with the Internet using Voice over IP (VoIP) technology.

ax25-tools
packet
0.0.10-rc2

2009/06/21
Tools for kernel AX.25 support (kernel 2.6).

ax25-apps
packet
0.0.8-rc2

2009/06/21
Standard applications to use with kernel AX.25 support (kernel 2.6).

libax25
packet
0.0.12-rc2

2009/06/21
A run-time and development library to support the development of Linux AX.25, NetRom and Rose applications.

xoscope
electronics
2.0

2009/06/26
xoscope provides computer based display and analysis of oscilloscope & spectrum analyzer output from a wide range of devices like soundcard or dedicated hardware.

Green Mountain Callbook
logging
1.0.2

2009/08/04
Green Mountain Callbook is Free Software that enables its user to search a public domain database of over 700,000 US and Canadian amateur radio callsigns quickly and easily to retrieve information about the licensee such as name, operator class, and mailing address.

Satupdat
packet
1.87

2009/09/01
Updates BBS satellite data base from AMSAT bulletins received via packet radio.

Roverlog
logging
2.6

2009/09/22
Logging program intended for ARRL VHF/UHF contests.

PIKdev
electronics
1.2.1

2009/09/30
PiKdev is a simple graphic IDE for the development of PIC-based applications.

Javaprs
packet
2.9b03

2009/10/27
APRS is a system which uses amateur radio to transmit position reports,

Tone
electronics
0.60

2009/11/01
“Tone” will work with one or two soundcards and will provide single or dual tones with sine-, square-, or triangular-waveforms.

ktechlab
electronics
0.3.7

2009/11/03
KTechlab is a development and simulation environment for microcontrollers and electronic circuits, distributed under the GNU General Public License.

KComm
rigcontrol
1.8

2009/11/23
Communication and logging program for Elecraft K2 and K3 transceivers.

TuxLog
logging
0.0.6

2009/12/02
TuxLog is a log program for Linux. The data are stored in a MySQL data base. A call registered appears immediately the picture if available. The data can be exported in the SQL or ADIF format. Over telnet then a DX cluster connected become. In a window the Grayline is indicated.

DIGI_NED
packet
0.4.0

2009/12/05
A new intelligent digipeater software for APRS digis.

PyHamClock
utils
0.2

2009/12/06
Bold real-time digital clock shows UTC and local date and time. Written in Python with wxPython.

PSK Scope
utils
3.0

2010/01/01
Interface program for the PskMeter by KF6VSG. Pskscope provides additional functionality over the software distributed with the PskMeter kit. It allows you to view your transmitted signal in both the time and frequency domains.

Winkeyer USB server
morse
0.2

2010/01/09
A Linux GUI server for Winkey by K1EL. Works in the same way as cwdaemon.

Aldo
morse
0.7.6

2010/01/16
A morse tutor that drives any Linux-supported soundcard.

winkey
morse
0.2

2010/01/19
Petr, OK2CQR, developed an UDP server allowing operation of the Winkey USB by K1EL with any Linux program with UDP keyer capability. It work in the same way as the popular cwdaemon. With Winkeyer USB server expands the useability of this excellent product to all Linux program with UDP keyer capability (TLF by PA0R etc.)

puff
electronics
20100127

2010/01/27
PUFF is a program for analyzing microwave circuits, with graphical circuit entry, stripline calculations, etc.

Glfer
morse
0.4.2

2010/01/29
Glfer is a program for reception and transmission of QRSS signals, a mode used mainly on the 137 and 73 kHz band.

Syntorxgen
rigcontrol
1.50rel

2010/02/01
Syntorxgen generates code plugs (i.e. sets of channel settings for frequency, PL, etc.) for Motorola Syntor X transceivers.

Linpsk
digital
1.1

2010/02/12
LinPsk is a Psk31 program for Linux using the Qt library. It is based on WinPsk 1.0 by Moe Wheatley, AE4JY.

qrss_vd
SDR
1.05

2010/03/13
QRSS VD is a free, open-source, cross-platform QRSS spectrograph and spectrogram analyzer written entirely in Python

Picprog
electronics
1.9.1

2010/04/14
PIC programming software with easy to build hardware for Microchip PIC controllers.

MR Filter
electronics
0.2.1

2010/04/25
Analog active low/highpass filter designer (Butterworth, Chebyshev, Bessel, Cauer)

gcmwin
propagation
3.1.6

2010/05/09
You can use this program to make Great Circle maps from any location in the world.

EAGLE Layout Editor
electronics
5.10

2010/06/05
The EAGLE Layout Editor is an easy to use, yet powerful tool for designing printed circuit boards (PCBs).

Jlog
logging
4.6

2010/06/05
A modern Ham Log program (written in Java) can run with Linux, Mac OS, Mac OS X, Windows, etc.

DBLog
logging
1.4

2010/06/21
DBLog is a logger program for Linux inspired from Logger32 and M1NN_Logger.

aor_search
rigcontrol
0.95

2010/07/21
software to perform unattended spectrum search, will skip flagged frequencies and log + record audio from finds

Baudline
electronics
1.08

2010/07/26
This is a oscilloscope and spectrum analyzer software which works with soundcard.

FDGnuX
distribution
0.1 beta

2010/07/27
FDGnuX is a remastering of Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty version Ham Radio (amateur radio) for members of France Digimode Group (FDG) and all amateurs radio.

BC246T Virtual Control
rigcontrol
0.9k

2010/08/02
This is a little program to control and display the activity on the BC246T via the serial port.

PikLab
electronics
0.15.10

2010/08/04
PikLab is a Microchip PIC programmer software. It can work with serial and parallel programmer and Microchip ICD2 hardware.

Paclink-Unix
packet
0.5

2010/09/05
UNIX client interface to the Winlink 2000 ham radio email system – interfaces with your system’s local SMTP email program (Postfix, Sendmail, etc)

callgit
obsolete
2.1

2010/09/21
Callsign lookup tool for qrz.com based on QT4

yagi-logper
antenna
0.0.3

2010/09/28
finds exact gain, directivity and input impedance of Yagi or log-periodic antennas (planar symmetric array of cylindrical dipoles, many driven elements) for a range of specified frequencies, integrates 2D for segments on the same element, moment method

Pcb
electronics
20100929

2010/09/29
Pcb is an interactive printed circuit layout system for X-windows. Produces very professional output, but does not contain an autorouter or something similar. Good documentation and examples included.

QTLog
registrazione
1.5

2010/10/07
qtlog is a logging program based on qt and MySQL.

Lx
logging
1.48

2010/10/13
VHF contest cross-checker for EDI files.

hamsolar
propagation
1.0

2010/10/18
Hamsolar is a actually a extremely light weight web browser. It is dedicated to a single specific and highly specialized web page.

DXSpider
packet
1.55

2010/10/28
DXcluster completely written in PERL.

xcircuit
electronics
3.7.13

2010/11/03
XCircuit is a UNIX/X11 program for drawing publishable-quality electrical circuit schematic diagrams and related figures, and produce circuit netlists through schematic capture.

ax25xmpp
packet


2010/11/12
An AX.25 packet radio to XMPP (Jabber / Google Talk protocol) gateway.

qantenna
antenna
0.2.3

2011/01/09
QAntenna is able to show antennas in a 3D plot, and calculate it’s radiation pattern. It is capable of working with many antennas at the same time.

so2sdr
logging
1.1.2

2011/05/20
A ham radio contest log program that features a software-defined radio (SDR) bandscope. The program is written using Qt.

Radio Explorer
utils
2.7.7

2011/06/10
Radio Explorer displays shortwave radio broadcast schedules so that you can tune in to on‑air international stations and listen to the world around you.

Web-Logbook
logging
4.05g

2011/06/15
A Webbased Logbook written in PHP. It uses MySQL and Apache and can be used over the Internet or Intranet.

Xnecview
antenna
1.36

2011/07/26
A program for visualizing NEC2 input and output data (X-windows).

hamfax
digital
0.8.1

2011/07/29
HamFax is a QT/X11 application for sending and receiving facsimiles over radio.

Fpac
packet
3.27-18

2011/08/01
Packet switch node software for kernel 2.6+. Based on the ROSE protocol with transparent automated packet frame routing. Contains a WP server and several utilities to maintain the node. See FPAC mini HOWTO for practical implementation.

dfhlog
logging
1.1.1

2011/08/04
This is a simple Ham Radio Logbook, which can import and export ADIF files, show maps based in cluster activity and Maidenhead Locators, show statistics, print labels and QSLs, etc.

Grig
rigcontrol
0.8.0

2011/08/26
Grig is a simple Ham Radio control (CAT) program based on the Ham Radio Control Libraries (Hamlib). It is intended to be highly generic presenting the user to the same graphical user interface regardless of which radio is being controlled.

Remoto
rigcontrol
20110924

2011/09/24
ncurses GUI for the motorola JEDI series scanners.

FCDControl
rigcontrol


2011/10/05
Command-line program for controlling the FunCubeDongle (a versatile VHF/UHF software-defined radio).

gputils
electronics
0.14

2011/10/29
GPUTILS is a collection of tools for the Microchip (TM) PIC microcontrollers. It includes gpasm, gplink, and gplib.

elbug
morse
20111101

2011/11/01
a simple c program for a serial elbug = electronic morse key, which is to be plugged to the serial port, its output is also a pin in the serial port.

Qgrid
logging
3.0

2011/12/23
Qgrid can convert from Maidenhead grid squares to latitude/longitude, convert from latitude/longitude to Maidenhead grid squares, calculate the distance and bearing between two points and show a graphical representation of the bearing.

KLog
logging
0.5.9

2012/01/02
KLog is a Hamradio logging program for KDE.

PSK Meter
utils
2.6

2012/01/29
PSKmeter.py is a display and analysis program for the PSKmeter station accessory. It is written in Python under Linux, but it should be portable to Windows or MacOS systems.

adifmerg
logging
31

2012/04/27
Small ADIF-file conversion, merge and check utility written in Perl.

mhuxd
digital
0.30

2012/04/28
This program is a daemon implementing the microHam keyer protocol.

SaveMeQSL-NG
utils
0.1.0

2012/05/13
Save My eQSL NG (or savemeqsl-ng) is the New Generation or derivate product of my bash script savemeqsl for downloading electronic QSL cards from the eQSL site.

Flwrap
digital
1.3.4

2012/06/16
Flwrap allows you to transmit a text message, image, or binary file to either single or multiple stations and allow each receiving station to verify that the transmission was received without error. Intended to be used in tandem with Fldigi

norad
satellite
0.7

2012/07/11
Very simple application utilizing my translation to C of SGP4/SDP4 satellite tracking routines, intended as a guide on using SGP4/SDP4.

gridloc
logging
0.7

2012/07/11
Console ncurses based application for Maidenhead grid locator calculations

Hamlib
rigcontrol
1.2.15.3

2012/11/01
A stable, flexible, shared control library for receivers, scanners, amateur radio transceivers and rotators.

soundmodem
digital
2012-11-07

2012/11/07
This software allows you to use your computer and soundcard to emulate a number of digital radio modems including AFSK 300, AFSK 1200, HAPN 4800, G3RUH 9600 and others with either a KISS or MKISS hand off the Linux kernel

ebook2cw
morse
0.8.2

2013/01/04
ebook2cw converts text to Morse MP3/OGG-files.

ebook2cwgui
morse
0.1.2

2013/01/23
A graphical user interface (GUI) for ebook2cw, written with help of the multi-platform wxWidgets toolkit.

cwbiff
morse
0.3.0

2013/02/14
A morse code e-mail notifier.

Tucnak
logging
3.17

2013/02/25
Multiplatform VHF/HF contest logging program. Includes all features for Multi station: networking, ON4KST chat, CW/SSB keying, radio control and more and more…

chirp
rigcontrol
0.3.1

2013/04/07
CHIRP is a FREE cross-platform, cross-radio programming tool. It supports a growing list of radios across several manufacturers and allows transferring of memory contents between them. It’s recommended for people to try out the daily releases as well for inclusion of the newest radios

FreeDV
SDR
0.96

2013/05/12
FreeDV is a GUI application that allows any SSB radio to be used for low bit rate digital voice.

OpenBCM
packet
1.07

2013/06/16
The OpenBCM-Mailbox is an amateur radio Bulletin Board System with AX.25 store and forward capabilities. OpenBCM was formerly known as BayCom-Mailbox (BCM). Supports Linux, Windows NT/2000/XP and DOS.

qucs
electronics
0.17

2013/06/23
Qucs is an integrated circuit simulator which means you are able to setup a circuit with a graphical user interface (GUI) and simulate the large-signal, small-signal and noise behaviour of the circuit. After that simulation has finished you can view the simulation results on a presentation page or window.

tlf
logging
1.1.6

2013/07/05
TLF is the first text-mode general purpose contest logging program with full networking support.

TRlinux
logging
0.26

2013/09/20
Linux port of N6TR’s DOS contest logging software “TR”, by W9CF.

gEDA
electronics
1.8.2

2013/09/25
gEDA package is a schematic capture suite for Linux (and other OS). It contains gschem (schematic capture), gnetlist (netlister), gattrib (component attribute editor) and many other utilities.

pythonProp
propagation
0.13

2013/10/18
Open source front end and plotting application for VOACAP for Linux

ldsped
packet
1.17

2013/11/27
Linux AX.25 to AGWPE API compatibility layer for network based packet communications for Linux, Windows, and any other AGWPE compliant applications

SvxLink
utils
13.12

2013/12/01
SvxLink is a flexible voice services system for ham radio use which can act as a repeater controller as well as ask as an EchoLink server or Echolink client with the included Qtel GUI client.

multimon-ng
digital
12.17.2013

2013/12/17
multimon-ng a fork of multimon. It decodes the following digital transmission modes:

Cabriolet
logging
3.31

2013/12/28
Cabrillo reports editor. It is oriented toward convenient contest log entry (based on paper log), but can be used for real-time logging as well.

SPLAT!
propagation
1.4.1

2014/01/10
An RF Signal Propagation Loss And Terrain analysis tool for the spectrum between 20 MHz and 20 GHz.

trxamadrm
digital
3.5

2014/01/14
A digital SSTV program utilizing the HamDRM mode.

VOACAP
propagation
0.6.4

2014/01/19
A port of the VOACAP program that compiles with GCC/GFortran on Linux (and possibly OSX)

Flnet
logging
7.0.1

2014/01/31
FlNet provides the Amateur Radio Net Control Station operator with a real time tool to assist him or her in managing the net activities. A single screen with multiple windows is used to allow rapid entry, search, pick and display of all stations calling in to the net. All operations on the main screen are accomplished with keyboard entries only.

Flrig
rigcontrol
1.3.15

2014/02/01
Flrig is a transceiver control program designed to be used either stand alone or as an adjunct to fldigi. The supported transceivers all have some degree of CAT. The flrig user interface changes to accommodate the degree of CAT support available for the transceiver in use and offer an TCP based XML interface for other applications to interface with Flrig

Flwkey
morse
1.1.6

2014/02/02
flwkey is a simple interface to the Winkeyer series of CW code generators. It can be used with both the Winkeyer 1.x and 2.x series as well as the RigExpert and other units that either use the K1EL chipset or emulate it’s behavior.

TrustedQSL
logging
2.0.1

2014/02/13
ARRL’s Logbook of the World (LoTW) system is a repository of log records submitted by users from around the world. This software developed can be used to convert a log file (in ADIF or Cabrillo file format) into a file of digitally signed QSO data, ready for submission to LoTW.

Xlog
logging
2.0.12

2014/04/01
Easy to use general logging program for X/GTK with rig control.

GNUais
digital
0.3.1

2014/05/16
Decode AIS messages sent by ships and coast stations.

fun2audio
SDR
1.0

2014/05/28
Various reference programs to read baseband I/Q sample data from a Funcube Dongle Pro+ (FCDPP) software defined radio (SDR) hardware front end, demodulate the data stream and send it to the host’s audio output port.

YAAC
digital
1.0beta

2014/10/01
YAAC – Yet Another APRS ClientGraphical is an APRS client for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and FreeBSD.

Dire Wolf
packet
1.1

2014/12/01
Soundcard AX.25 TNC, with KISS & AGWPE interfaces, APRS digipeater, APRStt gateway, IGate that supports modern multi-bit error correction and multiple decoders in parallel. Runs on Windows and Linux including the Raspberry Pi.

N7NIX Dan Tracker
packet


2014/12/01
APRS Client with GPS, SmartBeaconing, and local web server display using JavaScript for small screens.

Fbb-source
packet
7.0.7

2015/02/14
Fbb for linux, source code. F6FBB’s bbs is the ultimate packet radio mailbox, used all over the world

Yaesu
rigcontrol
0.14

2015/02/17
Archaic program to control a Yaesu FT-890 HF transceiver off of a serial port.

gcoil32
utils
0.05

2015/03/19
Python/GTK program for calculating inductors. This program allows you to calculate single-layer, multi-layer, and ferrite ring coils.

Xastir
packet
2.0.7dev

2015/04/02
X Amateur Station Tracking and Information Reporting (APRS Program) client with GPS, IGATE, and Digipeating support

Aprx
packet
2.8.2

2015/04/05
APRS (and generic AX.25) digipeater + APRS igate all in one small footprint packet.

Jnos
packet
2.0J7s

2015/05/19
Very popular AX.25 packet and full KA9Q-variant Internet TCP/IP program for Amateur Radio usage. Improved and modernized by VE4KLM.

HamPacket
documentation
05/10/2015

2015/05/24
Building and configuring various Linux amateur radio programs on Centos 6, Centos5, etc. Programs include Fldigi, GQRX, Quisk, Linpac, AX.25, Svxlink, Xastir, Gpredict, Hamlib, TrustedQSL, and much more

Qsstv
digital
8.2.12

2015/07/12
Application to receive and transmit analog slow scan television, fax and digital HamDRM. It also supports EasyPAL’s new Hybrid DRM/Internet mode

calculador
antenna
0.1.4

2015/08/17
Gnome based graphical antenna calculator.

Mantra
antenna
0.1.1

2015/08/20
Gnome based antenna impedance calculator for hamradio

Linpac
packet
0.23

2015/09/18
LinPac is an Ncurses packet radio terminal for use with Linux’s native AX.25 stack that mimics many of the feature packed HOST-MODE programs that used to exist for Dos (PkGold, etc) but with any TNC running in KISS mode.

PSKmail
digital
2.4

2015/09/18
PSKmail is a narrow band mail delivery system for use by amateur radio hams via short wave (HF) communication. Unlike PACTOR, it does not use a special controller, you just need a computer with a sound card. PSKmail uses Fldigi in PSK125 mode.

UnixCW
morse
3.5.0

2015/10/06
UnixCW is a package of UNIX-based programs that fit together to form a morse code tutor program similar to CP222 by VU2ZAP.

cwdaemon
morse
0.10.2

2015/10/07
cwdaemon is a small daemon which uses the pc parallel or serial port and a simple transistor switch to output morse code to a transmitter from a text message sent to it via udp port 6789. The program also uses the soundcard or PC speaker (console buzzer) to generate a sidetone.

Flamp
digital
2.2.03

2015/10/07
Flamp is a program for AMP or Amateur Multicast Protocol. An flamp session will transmit one or more files with one or more iterations of the transmission. “Fills” may be provided by retransmitting the entire file or by the sending station only sending the missing blocks.

Debian Hamradio
distribution
8.2.1

2015/10/12
The Debian Hamradio Pure Blend is a project of the Debian Hamradio Maintainers Team who collaborate on maintenance of amateur-radio related packages for Debian.

pyDxCluster
utils
v2.21

2015/10/15
python DX Cluster client for Linux

adif2cabrillo
logging
1.0.6

2015/11/14
An ADIF to Cabrillo log converter.

VE7FET’s Unofficial / modern ax25 libraries
packet
1.0.5

2015/12/01
A version of the “official” AX.25 libraries for Linux that is more up to date, includes the newest patches, etc. that aren’t found in the “official” version.

psk31lx
digital
2.1

2015/12/31
Soundcard based ncurses program for operating PSK31.

twclock
utils
3.3

2015/12/31
This program is a clock designed for ham radio operators.

twcw
morse
3.3

2015/12/31
Use on the air as a keyer or as a Morse tutor/code practice via your soundcard. Pulse audio is used for sound generation.

twlog
logging
3.4

2015/12/31
This GUI program records basic Ham log information. A resource file allows you to modify the menus for bands, modes, etc. to match your needs.

twpsk
digital
4.1

2015/12/31
Twpsk is a program for running PSK31 on Linux using the Motif/lesstif GUI toolkit.

qle
logging
0.0.40

2015/12/31
Graphic QSO logger and log editor for Linux, written in Perl/Tk. “qle” logs your QSOs to a “one-file” SQLite3 database, has “Hamlib” rig support and transmits CW. The “qle” logger features as-you-type DXCC info, super-check-partial and dupe checking as well as logging of QTCs received (WAE). Logs can be exported to Cabrillo and ADIF. “qle” is aimed at casual operators.

twHamQTH
logging
2.0

2015/12/31
twHamQTH is an online call sign lookup progran.It uses a free XML feed provided by Petr, OK2CQR at his web site, www.HamQTH.com, It also acts as a server and provides about 40 pieces of data about the call sign to other programs.

Call Book Log 2.1
logging
2.1

2015/12/31
A ham radio logging solution. Built on mysql/maria db and php, it allows you to host a log on a web server and have easy access to viewing editing deleting backing up and restoring the log. Allows everyone to view the log and a central admisitrative section which when logged into allows you to add and edit and remove entries. It features an easy to setup page, run the setup page and enter the required values and your set to start logging. It is primarily mobile friendly, easy on bandwidth and should work well in any browser. If entering a contact that you have worked before it will show the last 5 dates and times of that station. Although tested well I am always making changes soo stay tuned for tweaks and additions to features.

GNURadio
SDR
3.7.11

2017/03/27
GNU Radio is a massive (and growing) collection of software modules that may be used to build a software-based radio transceiver.

FreeDV
digital
1.2.2

2017/07/19
FreeDV is a GUI application for Windows, Linux and MacOS (BSD and Android in development) that allows any SSB radio to be used for low bit rate digital voice.

HamBrew
distribution
2017

2017/07/27
Hambrew is a debian (8.1 jessie) live-dvd for French radio amateurs.

kicad
electronics
4.0.7

2017/08/28
KiCad is an open source software suite for Electronic Design Automation (EDA). The programs handle Schematic Capture, and PCB Layout with Gerber output. The suite runs on Windows, Linux and macOS and is licensed under GNU GPL v3.

Flmsg
digital
4.0.5

2018/01/17
Flmsg is a simple forms management editor for the amateur radio supported standard message formats. It is intended to be used in tandem with Fldigi.

Gpredict
satellite
2.2.1

2018/01/20
Gpredict is a real-time satellite tracking and orbit prediction program. It can track a large number of satellites and display the data using tables, maps and other views. Gpredict can control your radios and antenna rotators using Hamlib.

Vconv
packet
V2.0.4

2018/03/07
GUI based packet converse software (tcpip).

PyQSO
logging
1.1.0

2018/04/02
PyQSO is a logging tool for amateur radio operators. It provides a simple graphical interface through which users can manage information about the contacts/QSOs they make with other operators on the air. All information is stored in a light-weight SQL database.

PREDICT
satellite
2.2.5

2018/05/11
PREDICT is an easy to use, ncurses-based satellite tracking/orbital prediction program developed for the Linux operating system.

Gnucap
electronics
2009-02-02

2018/06/20
Gnucap is a general purpose circuit simulator.

URONode
packet
2.9

2018/07/15
Users in URONode can connect using multiple protocols: AX25, NETROM, ROSE, FLEXNET, TCP/IP IPv4 and IPv6 nodes. Full cross-port digipeat module included with this package, no special configuration for digi needed. Now with improved auto-routing, ansi, and more. Please read CHANGES.x for full information. Online help and man pages included.

axMail-FAX
packet
2.9

2018/07/15
axMail-FAX is a feature packed mail front-end plugin for URONode. IPv6 ready. Mailbox delivery receipt generation available. More features than Winlink with NO special software required for the client.

aatis-modem
packet
0.4.1

2018/08/28
Ham Radio Linux USB Modem driver for the AS296 and AS607 1k2/4k8/9k6 usb

qrq
morse
0.3.3

2019/05/09
qrq is an open source morse telegraphy trainer for various operating systems (Linux, Unix, OS X, Windows), similar to the classic DOS program Rufz.

YFKlog
logging
0.6.0

2019/09/08
Console based general purpose logging software written in Perl with Curses. Logs stored in a SQLite or MySQL/MariaDB database. Award tracking and statistical functions, LoTW support, QSL label generation, and much more…