Installing the Pi-Star Image
How to Ugrade
Upgrading an existing hotspot from Pi-Star V3.#.## to Pi-Star V4:
Download the Pi-Star Media:
Prepare the SD Card
Install to an SD Card
Installing operating system images on Linux:
For each additional WiFi connection, increment the ID by one and decrement the priority by one.
Upon boot-up, the file is moved to:/etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf
and becomes the installed wireless network settings.
Setup and COnfiguration
- Perform an update.
- Check beacon settings
Expert Mode --> MMDVMHost --> DMR Section
-->> Set Beacon=0, BeaconInterval=0, BeaconDuration=0
- Setup OLED: (Organic Light-Emitting Diodes)
- select “Configuration”
- set the “MMDVM Display Type” to “OLED”
- select “Expert”
- select “MMDVMHost”
For 0.96” (24mm) OLED screen, select “Type” “3”.
For 1.3” (33mm) OLED screen, select “Type” “6”.
if the diagonal dimension of your OLED is 24mm you want OLED type 3, if it is 33mm then type 6.
Glenn Lyons VK4PK
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