|Autopatch, sure, right, not in my lifetime.
JimWilson and DaveAzpell and ?EricSmitt, I think, put together the first two meter repeater to serve the Lafayette community. At that time it took a rather lengthy application to the FCC to get a repeater call. Ours was WR9ACZ as I recall.
?WardCunningham wrote the control program for the autopatch in 6800 assembler as five parallel tasks...
TASKS FDB COR CARRIER OPERATION FDB CONTRL CONTROL FUNCTION PROCESSER FDB DIAL DIAL PULSE GENERATOR FDB RINGER INCOMMING CALL DETECTOR FDB IDENT IDENTIFIERThe original source was recently located ... TomDoligalski
|Last edited June 7, 2002
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