(Recommended by The FOG)
What is BPQ32?
BPQ32 software created and maintained by John Wiseman – G8BPQ. Downloadable for free, for either Windows or Linux machines. Its a great program to have on your Raspberry Pi! It supports many facets of the packet family including internet access.
General information and configuration data may be found at:
https://www.cantab.net/users/john.wiseman/Documents/index.html – BPQ Creators home page
https://www.prinmath.com/ham/talks/BPQ.pdf – PDF presentation
https://packet-radio.net/bpq32/ – Interesting site with relevant information
●NET/ROM compatible Packet Switch
●As many serial ports as you have
●Packet, Pactor, IP
●BBS, Chat, APRS
What can we use BPQ for?
●AX25 (Packet) Access point
●Bulletin Board System (BBS)
●Radio Message Server (RMS)
●APRS Internet Gateway
As of July 2021, the fog organization has over 250 worldwide stations using and enjoying this software.