wiki:APRS4RConfigurationDevicesAX25Socket
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AX25Socket

Interface parameters

Name Type Default Notes
device string none interface type
baudrate int 9600 serial line speed
mode string none TNC mode for KISS initialization - if blank, use command mode
speed int 1200 on-air data speed
call string none SSID
timeout int none communications timeout
duplicatePeriod int none duplicate packet timer

Example configuration

  device0: !ruby/object:AX25SocketConfiguration
    name: rf0
    type: AX25Socket
    enable: true
    device: /dev/usb/tts/0
    baudrate: 19200
    mode: kiss/tnc2/northlink
    speed: 1200
    call: MYCALL-10
    duplicatePeriod: 15
    timeout: 300

Supported TNCs

Name Brand Firmware Connection Baud supported mode parameter notes
Kenwood TH-D7 Kenwood 2.0 serial 9600 Y kiss/kenwood Timeout
Kenwood TM-D700 Kenwood ??? serial 9600 Y kiss/kenwood Timeout
Pac-comm Tiny-2 Pac-comm TAPR serial 9600 Y kiss/tnc2/tapr
TNC2 ??? TAPR serial 9600 Y kiss/tnc2/tapr
TNC2 C Landolt TF2.7b serial 9600 Y kiss/tnc2/northlink
TNC2 S Symek TF2.7b serial 9600 Y kiss/tnc2/northlink older firmware version have KISS problems
TNC21 S Symek serial 9600 unknown
TNC3 S Symek TF compatible serial 9600 unknown kiss/tnc2/northlink
TNC4 E Baumgart serial/Ethernet 9600 N
TNC2multi Güttner TF2.7 serial 38400 under development kiss/tnc2multi tnc2multi support
TNC7multi Güttner V1.22 USB/serial 9600 Y kiss/tnc7
DLC7 Güttner ??? seriall 38400 N Ethernet doc?
TNC-X John Hansen ??? USB/Serial 9600 Y kiss/tncx
AS296 AATIS ??? USB N special driver
SCS PTC-IIex SCS Hanau 3.7 seriall 38400 (auto) Y kiss/scs
SCS PTC-IIpro SCS Hanau 3.7 seriall 38400 (auto Y kiss/scs
SCS PTC-IIusb SCS Hanau 3.7 USB 38400 (auto) Y kiss/scs additional kernel module (see ticket:37)
SCS Tracker SCS Hanau 3.7 USB 38400 (auto) Y kiss/tnc2/northlink additional kernel module (see ticket:37)
PK-232 Timewave serial N KISS INIT: KISS ON
Kantronics N KISS INIT: KISS ON \r RESET
Kantronics 4.0 N KISS INIT: INT KISS \r RESET
Tracker2 Argent Data 4800/9600 Y kiss/ot2 only one outstanding buffer

KISS sequences

Hardware/Firmware? KISS Init KISS Exit notes
Kenwood TC0 \r MYCALL [call] \r HBAUD [speed] \r KISS ON \r RESET \r TC 1 \r often has buffer overrun hangs; is D7A(G) different?
TAPR (TNC2) KISS ON \r RESTART \r KISS Exit Frame
TF2.7 (TNC2,TNC2multi) 0x1B (ESC) @K \r KISS Exit Frame for tnc2multi: 2 sec pause after KISS Exit
SCS PTC 0x1B (ESC) PACKET \r BAUD [speed] \r KISS \r KISS Exit Frame
Tracker2 0x03 0x03 0x03 (ctl-C) \r AMODE KISS \r KISS Exit Frame h/w flow control on port B with BMODE FLOW and CTS/RTS