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    Sticky: Is there a way to zoom in on the map in the Apple...

    Is there a way to zoom in on the map in the Apple Watch version of the app?
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    I tried running the auto install .sh script......

    I tried running the auto install .sh script... ran for a long time and then ended with some errors..
    This Pi and SD card have been in continuous use since 2014..... So probably due for a fresh...
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    Yea.. just looking at that.. time to move to the...

    Yea.. just looking at that.. time to move to the newer software :-) I see mine was configured in 2014 :-)
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    Thanks wiedehopf... I will look into that... ...

    Thanks wiedehopf...

    I will look into that... It has been so long since I set this thing up (like 6 years or more) that I don't remember a lot about how to configure it.

    I do see that I have...
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    Can't feed data from windows???

    I noticed that my ADSB receiver has stopped feeding data to FR24...

    A look at the log files finds some mention that feeding from windows is no longer supported.


    My setup:
    SDR donggle...
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    I am sorry.. I could have been more clear... Yes...

    I am sorry.. I could have been more clear... Yes VRS combines the feeds and re-broadcasts on port 30003... then the FR feeder software on one of the Rpi's connects to that to feed FR24..
    Pi#1 runs...
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    I can not answer your question about two feeds...

    I can not answer your question about two feeds with the same key. however, I do run two raspberry pi's feeding FR24 by using VirturalRadarServer (on a PC) to combine the feeds from the two pi's into...
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    If you think it works pretty well, I will do up a...

    If you think it works pretty well, I will do up a post to explain how to make it in detail.
    The only part I am not real happy with right now is attaching the feed. I used RG 6 to feed it and with...
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    The black rings are 100 nm.... The top is 1/2...

    The black rings are 100 nm....

    The top is 1/2 wave (134mm) the phasing stub is the same 134mm..
    To make it .. measure up from the bottom of the J to the top of the first element (I don't have...
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    I find that making the Colinear ones is very...

    I find that making the Colinear ones is very if'y... they are easy to put together, but to get them to work with good solid connections is difficult.
    One user here made one with semi rigid cable and...
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    Thanks... I was going to ask you if you would run...

    Thanks... I was going to ask you if you would run that.
    I just can't argue with results.. this thing is working very well. It seems that the antenna that came out of the online calculator uses a...
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    Sure.. but I don't know how to draw in ascii :-)...

    Sure.. but I don't know how to draw in ascii :-)
    I used an online jpole calculator..
    Made it out of a single lenght of wire....

    Long side is 198mm ... bottom of the "U" is 6mm .. short side is...
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    My current antenna testing setup is on the roof...

    My current antenna testing setup is on the roof of my building at work. Only about 20feet high and severely obstructed to the north and east. But, it is an easy place to walk up to the reciever and...
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    I built one tonight to test out.. but it is not...

    I built one tonight to test out.. but it is not working at all.. I am afraid that I may have damaged the tiny connector on the RTL dongle while plugging it in... Dark out now .. so will have to look...
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    Try without the hub at all... I have no problem...

    Try without the hub at all... I have no problem running my RTL dongle directly off of the Pi USB port.

    As to antennna... the 1/2 wave dipole that you made from coax is a pretty darn good one...
    I...
  16. It can't run on the raspberry Pi.. but I use...

    It can't run on the raspberry Pi.. but I use http://www.virtualradarserver.co.uk/ because of the better maps and ability to map out your coverage area... It can be set up to do logging, but I have...
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    That should have worked... one last thing you can...

    That should have worked... one last thing you can try... replace the 127.0.0.1 with the actual (local network) address of your raspberry pi that is running dump1090... probably 192.168.1.(something)...
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    That is your problem... use ...

    That is your problem... use

    ./fr24feed_arm-rpi_242 --fr24key=12345ghjdgh --local-ip=127.0.0.1 > /tmp/fr24feed.log &
    and all should be fine...

    Like I said before.. FR24 takes the IP address...
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    Are u using the --bs-ip=127.0.0.1 option when...

    Are u using the --bs-ip=127.0.0.1 option when running the feeder software?
    FR24 logged your IP when you first registered as a feeder.. when the feeder software starts up, it gets its configuration...
  20. Thanks... I downloaded the new one.. both seem...

    Thanks... I downloaded the new one.. both seem to work the same for me..
    Thanks for the reply
  21. I have been using fr24feed_arm-le_242s with my...

    I have been using fr24feed_arm-le_242s with my raspberry pi with no problems...
    any benefit in switching to fr24feed_arm-rpi_242 ?????
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    I was thinking of trying to solder short lengths...

    I was thinking of trying to solder short lengths of wire to the USB plug on the dongle to the pi.. to make them fit into the small box. I use a UBEC 5v supply soldered to the pi to make it work with...
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    Hello all... First post to this forum... Just...

    Hello all... First post to this forum...
    Just got my RasPi up and running with dump1090 and fr24dfeed_arm-le_242s... using the instructions in this thread.. pretty easy..
    I am feeding in but have...
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