Re: DVSwitch

Walter Holmes K5WH

I finally hacked through it, and it all looks like it’s all working as designed.  😊


Many thanks for all the great help guys..





From: walterh@... <walterh@...>
Sent: Monday, October 28, 2019 5:21 PM
To: '' <>
Subject: RE: [DVSwitch] DVSwitch



Did I miss something in the process?



apt-get install mmdvm-bridge

Reading package lists... Done

Building dependency tree

Reading state information... Done

E: Unable to locate package mmdvm-bridge





From: <> On Behalf Of Russell, KV4S
Sent: Monday, October 28, 2019 2:00 PM
Subject: Re: [DVSwitch] DVSwitch


As root
cd /tmp
chmod +x install-dvswitch-repo
apt-get update
apt-get install mmdvm-bridge
then go by the guide for ini.
systemctl enable mmdvm_bridge
systemctl start mmdvm_bridge
if you need to see the logs: 
cd /var/log/mmdvm
for the most recent log file in that folder and sub the name for the *
tail -f "*.log" 


On Mon, Oct 28, 2019 at 1:48 PM Russell, KV4S via Groups.Io <> wrote:

All you need is mmdvm_bridge and this guide:


On Sun, Oct 27, 2019, 6:54 PM Walter Holmes K5WH <walterh@...> wrote:



If I am understanding DVSwitch correctly, it appears there may be a couple ways to do some things from what I have seen.


I am specifically looking for the simplest way to bridge a DMR talkgroup to a YSF reflector.


Is there a way to run the MMDVM_Bridge separately?  Or something else? 


Or do you have to install the DVSwitch software as a base, before the bridge or other components can be used?


Many thanks for all the great work you’re doing with this.



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