Category: Computers

Programming script for FTM100DR and FTM400DR

I recently installed the new Yaesu FTM100DR radio in my car, and it’s not currently supported by any open source programming software. RT Systems has some programming software, but it only runs on windows, and it’s kinda stupid expensive. I found a utility by KZ7ZZZ over at the forums that reads Yaesu’s .dat file and…

Blackstone Valley 2m/440cm Repeaters and Public Service Frequencies.

Here is a list of all of the active HAM repeaters and Public services in the area that I can currently reach. This may be of use to someone in the Blackstone Valley Area. (Download this .csv file and import into your programming software) 857_memories   Location Name Frequency Duplex Offset Tone rToneFreq cToneFreq DtcsCode…

New Record

The record has arrived! Buy a copy from me at an event, or purchase a DRM Free digital download from CD Baby here in the store, or from your favorite digital music distributor. It’s a good record. Says so right on the package.

Added Photography

Jenn and I have recently decided we enjoy the art of photography. I’ve added a new gallery to the site to showcase some of that work. It’s released under Creative Commons, and you are free to use it.

Disable button backlights for the HTC Thunderbolt and ReZound

Since the button backlight on the HTC Thunderbolt causes what I consider excessive light bleed, here’s a way to disable the LEDs. [code] mount -o rw,remount /system chmod 777 /sys/devices/platform/leds-pm8058/leds/button-backlight/brightness echo 0 > /sys/devices/platform/leds-pm8058/leds/button-backlight/brightness chmod 444 /sys/devices/platform/leds-pm8058/leds/button-backlight/brightness mount -o ro,remount /system [/code] Just slap something like that into one of your init scripts. Suppose tasker…