Fix DMR network dropout on Pi-Star

Many amateurs want to use the DMR Gateway module in their Pi-Star configuration as it provides much more flexibility in the choice of DMR networks and Talkgroup mapping than the ‘simple’ default configuration.

One issue we noticed on some Pi-Star’s when using the DMR Gateway, FreeDMR would drop out – the Network Status light on the Web dashboard would turn red after a few minutes. Nothing seemed to fix it.

However, this annoying issue was eventually solved by changing the ‘service’ setting in the DMR Gateway service file to ‘Type=simple’. The original discussion where the fix was noted is on

File: /lib/systemd/system/dmrgateway.service :-






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