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Jeff Francis
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JS8Call has an API, which is a good thing. It means you can automate nearly anything you might want to do with it by writing scripts. The bad news is that the API is horrifically painful to use and almost completely undocumented. This library abstracts the JS8Call API into simple python calls. I use it to do a bunch of neat things, such as alerting me when friends are on the air, as well as in a script that grabs position info from gpsd and periodically sends APRS position updates for HF APRS tracking.

https://github.com/jfrancis42/js8net

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Scott AK6Q
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Jeff, I took a quick look at your link/coding.... impressive it seems that you have quite a grasp on JS8Call.   Would you consider doing a presentation on JS8Call for the members at a meeting?  

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Jeff Francis
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@ak6q I'd be happy to, though didn't Brian, K0FBS do that already?

 

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Scott AK6Q
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I will check with Brain.... thanks.

 

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