Software-defined Radio on FreeBSD
bferrell at baywinds.org
Mon Mar 12 05:28:45 UTC 2018
On 03/11/2018 05:11 PM, Ivan "Rambius" Ivanov wrote:
> Thank you for your response.
> On Sun, Mar 11, 2018 at 6:00 AM, Bruce Ferrell <bferrell at baywinds.org> wrote:
>> On 03/10/2018 06:50 PM, Ivan "Rambius" Ivanov wrote:
>>> I would like to experiment with software-defined radio on FreeBSD. I
>>> installed gnuradio and my understanding is that I need some minimal
>>> hardware, presumably USB dongles. After some search I found several
>>> vendors - RTL-SDR. HackRF, AirSpy, etc. I found
>>> and it says RTL-SDR is support by FreeBSD.
>>> My father who is a radio engineer asked me to find him such a
>>> hardware. He is a Linux user and my impression is that those devices
>>> are supported on Linux. I found the topic interesting enough to buy
>>> one for me and as a FreeBSD user I want to use it on FreeBSD.
>>> What other recommendations can you give me about such chips? What to
>>> buy, where to buy? I am looking for cheap ones - something up around
>>> $100. Will I need any drivers for FreeBSD?
>> May I suggest you have a look here:
>> There are a number of tutorials and comparisons of devices.
> Yes, I was checking this site as well. By comparison of devices do you
> mean this link:
More like this one:
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