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  1. Thread: best antenna

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    RG6 cable comes in two verieties (1) Low cost:...

    RG6 cable comes in two verieties

    (1) Low cost: Copper coated solid steel conductor.

    (2) Better quality: solid copper conductor.

    The copper coated steel one's steel starts corroding after the...
  2. Thread: best antenna

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    Apply spray paint or some sealant over exposed...

    Apply spray paint or some sealant over exposed whip & radials to prevent corrossion. :)
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    Raspberry Pi (B+, Zero, RPi2, RPi3 & RPi4) -...

    Raspberry Pi (B+, Zero, RPi2, RPi3 & RPi4) - Installation instructions for Raspbian, Dump1090 & Data Feeder


    Scroll down and see following items:

    1.6 - Enable SSH


    1.9 - Access and control...
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    Not ncessarym but preferred (1) Copy from...

    Not ncessarym but preferred



    (1) Copy from web page: shift/ctl/c. Paste inside PuTY: Bring cursor (green rectabgle) to the point where you want to copy, then place mouse pointer anywhere on...
  5. pi@raspberrypi:~ $ cat...

    pi@raspberrypi:~ $ cat /usr/lib/fr24/install_dump1090.sh




    .... .... ....
    .... .... ....

    if grep -q "^receiver.*dvbt" /etc/fr24feed.ini && [ ! -e /usr/lib/fr24/dump1090 ] ; then
    echo...
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    colinLPL: (1) I fully agree with wiedehopf....

    colinLPL:

    (1) I fully agree with wiedehopf.
    (2) Forum members who have not performed RF scan will be at loss how the scan is performed when they read "Using a tutorial I did a scan". It would...
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    POR911: The signal path inside ProStick Plus...

    POR911:

    The signal path inside ProStick Plus (dark blue) is as follows:

    RF in >> LNA >> SAW filter >> DVB-T

    The LNA being before the filter, encounters the cell/mobile, TV, & FM signals...
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    From Flightaware forums....

    From Flightaware forums.
    Dated January 2015 (before Flightaware ProSticks existed)
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    Good idea. In this case neither pigtail nor usb...

    Good idea. In this case neither pigtail nor usb extension cable is required, only F-female to SMA-male adapter is needed (and an F twist-on male on the coax itself).
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    No harm in using a USB cable if you already have...

    No harm in using a USB cable if you already have one. Most likely it will prove OK, and you will save cost of a pigtail (but you will still need to purchase an adaptor F-female to SMA-male). If the...
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    I have extensively used both options (pigtail &...

    I have extensively used both options (pigtail & usb cable). I never had any complaint about pigtail, but had several occurances of usb cable problem.

    Also I have never seen anybody complaining...
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    Yes, provided it is a good USB extension cable....

    Yes, provided it is a good USB extension cable.
    Lot of users have faced problem of DVB-T/ProStick dongle NOT working (or performing poor) due to bad USB cable.
    ... and you cant tell if a USB cable...
  13. panosig: Sometimes RB24 feeder wrongly sets...

    panosig:

    Sometimes RB24 feeder wrongly sets itself to use its integral dump1090. The integral dump1090 of RB24 grabs the DVB-T, because of which there is no DVB-T dongle left fo use by...
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    Yes, use single piece of RG6 coax, make...

    Yes, use single piece of RG6 coax, make adaptor/connector at one end to connect to dongle, and built QuickSpider on the other end

    If you want to try Cantenna, you can do exactly same way as I...
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    Yes, the Quick Spider is built using RG6 coax,...

    Yes, the Quick Spider is built using RG6 coax, and the connector at its receiver end is twist-on F-male. It will fit nicely any F-female connector (same as you use to hookup RG6 coax to you TV or...
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    Try this one first. You can built one with SO239...

    Try this one first. You can built one with SO239 later:

    QUICK SPIDER, No Soldering Required, No SO239 Connector Required.

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    Yes, an adaptor can be used instead of a pigtail,...

    Yes, an adaptor can be used instead of a pigtail, but the pull of heavy RG6 on the delicate connector of dongle can cause damage. By using a thin pigtail, the mechanical stress on SMA connector of...
  18. You are right. I forgot about updater. Now I have...

    You are right. I forgot about updater. Now I have added following command after installation command:

    sudo rm /etc/cron.d/fr24feed_updater

    I prefer purge over remove to get a better clean up.
  19. You are using commands copied outside a code tag....

    You are using commands copied outside a code tag. The URLs in these commands are shortened, and fail as Linux command. They work OK in a browser, hence you could download in Windows.

    Copy-paste...
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    How To Access and Control RPi from Desktop/Laptop...

    How To Access and Control RPi from Desktop/Laptop using SSH
    Scroll down to: 3 - How To Copy-Paste Text To / From PuTTY

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    The setting AVR (TCP) is default, that is why it...

    The setting AVR (TCP) is default, that is why it jumps to it, but this setting is known to create feeding issue, and that is why we suggested to change it to ModeS Beast (TCP).

    After changing...
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    There was no need to post this detail. We all...

    There was no need to post this detail. We all know what mount command does.

    I told you to issue the command "sudo mount -o remount,rw /" because you said you cannot change settings. The fr24feed...
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    Can you please post screenshot of status page ...

    Can you please post screenshot of status page
    IP-of-Pi:8754

    It will show if the feeder is working (Aircrafts uploaded)

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    wildthing01 Please issue following command,...

    wildthing01

    Please issue following command, then again try to change setting.



    sudo mount -o remount,rw /


    If you are making changes through browser (ip-of-pi:8754/settings.html), then...
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    Now I dont have latest version in Armbian Repo ...

    Now I dont have latest version in Armbian Repo

    pi@orangepipc:~$ sudo apt update

    pi@orangepipc:~$ apt-cache policy fr24feed
    fr24feed:
    Installed: 1.0.23-8
    Candidate: 1.0.23-8

    I think I...
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