Firmware History

Some previous stable versions:


BTConfig-2020-11-15_0633 (Previous Stable)

BTConfig-2021-01-05_1304 (Previous Stable)

BTConfig-2021-02-23_1415 (Previous Stable)

BTConfig-2021-02-24_1047 (Previous Stable)

BTConfig-2021-03-10_0709 (Previous Stable)

Note: after installing versions later than 03-21_2028, downgrading to previous versions prior to ver 03-21_2028 requires using the 'TG Hold for 10 seconds during power-up method".

 

BTConfig-2020-11-15_0633

BTConfig-2021-01-05_1304
This version will ship with new receivers. This version has improved audio and several bug fixes. It appears to be the best release to date.

BTConfig-2021-02-17_1118
Please report bugs. Phase II testing needed.
See P25RX Tips And Tricks for more information on the changes to roaming.

  • Improvements To Phase II decoding (02/17, V _1118)
    -Add support for P2 Tones ( _1118)
    -Add "en enc audio" option to advanced tab. (_1118)
    -Disable Encrypted Audio output
    -Only output audio for the talk group currently being monitored.
    -Use the MAC_PTT_END signal to return to control channel.
    -Utilize MAC_HANGTIME signal to stay on voice channel during silent periods.
    -Add SRC_UID to TG Log.
  • Attempt to fix issue with sudden drop to 0 blks/sec rx that some users have reported. (02/15)
  • Improved roaming/scanning. Tracks up to 16 control channels dynamically and persistently across frequency changes.
  • Add support for NXDN voice channel scanning.
  •  

    BTConfig-2021-02-23_1415

  • Add column sorting to RID values.
  • Fix more issues with alias/rid tab. Add support for import alias csv file. Alias file is now stored as ~/Documents/p25rx/MAC_ID_XXX/p25rx_aliases.csv
  • Recover from BLKS/SEC drop to zero (VERIFIED FIXED) (_1237)
  • optimization to prevent slugish response. (_0444)
  • Added alias table-row highlighting for the most recent transmissions.
  • RID/Alias values are stored by P25RX MAC ID
  • Make P2 Tone volume a factor 100x less, then make the default value 1.0
  • Change UID to RID (radio id)
  • Add alias support (_1409)
  • Fix issue with P25_reinit option / frequency testing. (_1329)
  • p25_reinit option is off by default (_1550).
  • Add P25 PII Tone Volume Adjustment (_1018)
  • Add option to disable Phase II Tone output (0219_0855)
  • Major improvement to P1 audio.
  • P25 P1 ends call if grpaddr changes during call.
  • P25 P1 TG/UID logging working with conventional mode.
  • Fix for potential dropped grants in P1
  • Add UID logging for Phase 1, log multiple UID during conversation.
  • Added support for import of DSDPlus Talk Group CSV files.
    See Tips page for more information on the new DSDPlus TG file import
  • BTConfig-2021-02-24_1047
  • Don't disable "Test Selected Frequencies" and "Set Frequency As Primary" buttons.
  • Show the type of standard-type encryption used in the console when disabling audio due to ENC (DES, Triple DES, AES-256)
  • BTConfig-2021-03-08_1418
  • attempt to improve catching beginning of conversation on p2 audio. (_1418)
  • Fix issue that could cause no audio output for a phase II grant (_1216)
  • UNDO THIS CHANGE (_1327) Change Phase II audio buffer drain code Please report if better or worse?
  • Attempt to fix potential "lock up" issue. (_1119)
  • reduce voice-audio buffering time. (_0546)
  • Fix delay error in _1559. Please use this version instead.

  • BTConfig-2021-03-10_0709
    (Alt Testing 03-10_0709) This version has most of the improvements over the stable version up through 03-09, but without the USB-lockup issue on versions that were tested from 3/7 to 3/9
  • Fixes issue that may cause a device reset when enabling Bluetooth. (_0709)
  • May fix issue with "unknown talk groups" showing up when the option to allow them is disabled. ( _0709)
  • BTConfig-2021-03-21_2028 (Testing)
  • Fix choppy audio issue if you have large numbers of talk groups defined. (_2028)
  • added roam button option. (_1343)
  • add 's' skip tg console command (_1103)
  • disable roaming by button causes return to primary control channel. (_1103)
  • Add quad-click button options / roaming enable/disable via button. (_0812)
  • read talk groups from the receiver faster (_1750)
  • Fix issue if there are 4915 (max) talk groups. (_1737)
  • Disable "display" binary output. (_0611)
  • P25 - Fix ocassional missing audio at the start. (_0536)
  • Change delay functions. Fix MacOS issues? (_2106)
  • attempt to fix BTConfig lock-up issue (_1836)
  • Added user definable skip talk group time in minutes. (_1733)
  • Button configuration added.
  • added skip tg function (via button)
  • added en/dis unknown tg via button
  • Fixed issue for systems that transmit channel grants with a talk group id of 0
  • Changed RF fast agc response after freq change from 100ms to 50ms.
    NOTE: This version will reset the configuration to default values. ( you will have to re-enter the primary CC frequency)
  • BTConfig 2021-03-25_0703
  • VERIFIED FIXED - Show 'GRANT_0x03_EXPLICIT_MANF_0x00' in console if the previously missing voice grant type is received. (_0703)
  • VERIFIED FIXED - Some more adjustments to talk group import functions for Mac OS. (_0703)
  • reset base frequency tables on commands 'freq' and 'save'. (_0703)
  • BTConfig-2021-04-11_1224
  • Updated Frequency database (April 2021)
  • Fix issue with missing RID values in TG log entries. Not a firmware update (_1214)
  • Don't disable talk groups with encryption, only mute audio if configured that way. (_0908)
  • Attempt to fix issue with missing TG logs for Phase II systems. (_1155)
  • Increase max number of roaming frequencies to 64 vs 16 previously. (_1653)
  • Allow ref frequency up to 40000500 Hz for potential TCXO replacement part. (still testing)
  • Increase TDMA timeout for lost signal (low sig or no sync) (_0803) VERIFIED FIX for StarCom21 network
  • Improved frequency search. (_2041)
  • Some voice grant handling changed to not require that manf_id==0x00. VERIFIED FIX for StarCom21 network

  • 2021-04-20_1234
  • add P1/P2 string to logs
  • Fix audio tone issues with P1.
  • update to phase 2 RID handling. (_0247)
  • Audio improvement (_1159)
  • Added "auto populate table" option to talk group editor.
  • Bug fixes related to roaming mode and faster sync on freq changes. (_0948)
  • minor display related change (_1600)
  • Fix bug with "Return to CC on encryption" option for phase 1 system. (_1335)
  • Fix excessive "Encrypted Talkgroup" logging on TDMA systems. (_1427)
  • Add "Return To Control Channel When Encrypted" option to advanced tab (_1055)
  • Add programmable playback sample rate to audio output device on "PC Audio" tab (_1626)
  • Bug fixes related to TG Log / RID / Alias (_1718)
  • Changes to audio. (_1718)
  • Fix bug with Search DB tab in previous 2 test releases (_0859)
  • Don't display Alias in TG log when RID=0 (_0754)
  • Add advanced option to allow TG logging of transmissions with RID=0 (_0736)
  •  

    2021-04-29_0658

    <li>Force audio sample rate for BTConfig to be 48000 (_0658)
    </li>
    <li>Another audio agc change (_1545)
    </li>
    <li>Store "enable visuals" selection so it isn't reset to default on program restart. (_1459)
    </li>
    <li>Another change to audio AGC (_1421)
    </li>
    <li>Add "enable visuals" option in the advanced tab. (_1513)
    </li>
    <li>Change to audio AGC to keep level good for Bluetooth after the AGC buffer length change. (_1345)
    </li>
    <li>revert back to 48kHz playback and change audio AGC buffer len. (_2222)
    </li>
    <li>Fixed potential issue with new TG priority interrupt (_1724)
    </li>
    <li>Add allow talk group priority interrupt option to advanced tab. (_1615)
    </li>
    <li>Extra step to make sure that DMR mode is detected correctly. (_1543)
    </li>
    <li>Fix issue with DMR talk group lookup (_1256)
    </li>
    <li>Revert java audio back to _1306
    </li>
    <li>Audio related changes to BTConfig (_1516)  (REMOVED)
    </li>
    <li>Try alternate USB TX method. (_1306)
    </li>
    <li>VERIFIED FIX. Attempt to fix P2 choppy audio caused by recent changes. (_1153)
    </li>
    <li>Add follow TG and skip TG buttons on the console tab. (_0909)
    </li>
    <li>Skipping a talk group via the 's' command disables the talk group priority interrupt for that group. (04-26_0603)
    </li>
    <li>Following a talk group disables the talk group priority interrupt. (04-26_0518)
    </li>
    <li>Changes related to TG interrupt. (_1220)
    </li>
    <li>Add real-time TG priority interrupt for P1/P2. Untested for P2. (_1133)
    </li>
    <li>Clear status text after a period of inactivity (_1559)
    </li>
    <li>minor changes. (_0745)
    </li>
    <li>Fix new issue with encrypted audio muting. Roaming mode forced to disabled if operating mode is not P25 or NXDN. (_0925)
    </li>
    <li>Add better column sorting to Alias tab. (_1825)
    </li>
    <li>Fix DMR / Phase 2 that was broken in previous testing version from earlier today (04-21) _1407


    BTConfig 2021-05-08_2153

  • Fix alias import issue. (_2123)
  • Improved performance on VA STARS VHF (_1939)
  • Save alias edits on exiting software (_1939)
  • Fix TG priority interrupt. (05-08_0546)
  • Increase voice timeout. Ends call if end-of-conversation not received first (_0913)
  • Reduce audio buffering and fast agc time. Should result in less missed start of conversation. (_0832)
  • TG priority lookup always returns a value of 1 when "tg priority interrupt" is disabled on the advanced tab. (_1520)
  • Add option for processing RID/ALias in advanced tab. (_1509)
  • Fix what looks like a non-initialized pointer. (_1451)
  • Fix some obvious audio issues (_1401)
  • revert nac validation. May help with VHF systems (05-06_0011)
  • back to 05-02_1850
  • audio issues may be resolved (_1850)
  • Revert more code that may affect audio (_1850)
  • Revert USB Tx to be indentical to code in 2021-04-02_0803.
  • Add audio mute button.
  •