|00:00||Opening Theme||“Give It All Away”, by midliFeCrisis, from the album “Live from the Loft”|
|00:53||Introduction||It's Christmas time in North Texas.|
|Announcements||Check out Linux in the Ham Shack|
|Donations||Thanks to everyone for buying through the Amazon link. Amazon kicks back a small percentage to the show as credit, so it's not quite the same as cash, but it does help. By donating through the Donate link on the web site, it will help defray the server fees and other expenses.
Dayton 2010: Richard and Russ are trying to raise funds for a booth at Dayton, 2010. If you'd like to help, drop a few dollars at the Donate link at Linux in the Ham Shack. Watch for Richard at the local (N. Texas) hamfests, too.
Merry Christmas and Happy Hanukkah to everyone.
|09:01||Song||“A Christmas Prelude” by the US Air Force Band Of Mid America, from the album “A Musical Christmas”|
|12:07||Topic||D-Star and digital modes. Richard is setting up a D-RATS reflector, aka a Ratflector. Richard is using an Icom ID-800, but it works with the DV dongle, too. At this point, he has the computer (running Linux), radio, and cables, and is in the process of testing things.|
|39:13||Song||“Christmast Pathetique” by Michael Allen Harrison, from the album “Enchanted Christmas Volume Three”|
|45:08||Conclusion||Send feedback about the D-RATS/D-STAR project. An upcoming project will be the mobile installation of a Kenwood TS-50.
Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy New Year!
Email Richard at firstname.lastname@example.org
KB5JBV on D-Star via port C on the NE5R repeater.
Closing song is “White Christmas” by Bing Crosby from the album “Bing Crosby Christmas”