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== CuteCW ==
New to Fedora 15 is ''cutecw''.  This is an application providing a phased approach to learning CW.  For additional information refer to the project page at
== libfap ==
Also new to Fedora 15 is ''libfap''.  This is a port of the Perl APRS packet parsing library to C.  All the features of Ham::APRS::FAP have been retained.  For more complete information, including API documentation, refer to
== fldigi ==
''fldigi'' has been updated from 3.20.20 to 3.20.34.  In addition to numerous bug fixes and cosmetic improvements, there are several new features:
* Extensions to pskmail
* Changes to dupe and diamond indicators
* Waterfall offset
* Improve cosmetics of configuration dialogs
* Additional keyboard shortcuts
* Squelch adjustment on THOR and CW
* Improved macros
* Contest logging
* Improved integration with hamlib
* The DXCC popup now includes LotW and eQSL hints
* Improvements to Cabrillo reporting
* Parallel port may now be used for PTT
* Additional logbook fields
* Improved Olivia decoding
* Improved scope handling for RTTY
Full details on fldigi may be found at
== xastir ==
Fedora 15 now includes ''xastir'' 2.0.0.  This version includes several bug fixes, as well as support for Open Street Maps.  The project maintains a wiki at
== gpredict ==
''gpredict'' is a real-time satellite tracking and orbit prediction program.  In addition to many bugfixes, new features include:
* Radio and antenna rotator control.
* Improved satellite selector.
* New layout manager.
* New Event view.
* Satellite tooltips and pass pop-ups
A video showing the satellite tooltips feature can be found at
Details about ''gpredict'' may be found at
== hamlib ==
''hamlib'' has been updated from 1.2.11 to 1.2.12.  Included in this release ate three new backends.  The project page may be found at
== iverilog ==
Icarus Verilog is a verilog compiler and simulator
  Old Version: 0.9.20091230 -> New Version: 0.9.20100928
Project site: (
== xlog ==
Fedora 15 features version 2.0.5 of ''xlog''.  In addition to numerous bugfixes (refer to there are two feature changes:
* Changing the name of the free fields in the log now updates the column names in all the logs which are opened
* To speed up logging, typing <ENTER> in the callsign field will jump to the TX(RST) field.
== splat ==
''splat'' 1.3.0 is included in Fedora 15.. The latest version of SPLAT! features a new mapping mode that plots contours of received signal power level in dBm, support for uniform ground clutter, expansions of the -db, -plo, and -pli command-line options, support for one arc-second high resolution SRTM topography data (including new srtm2sdf-hd  and splat-hd executables), and many other improvements including updated documentation and minor bug fixes.
Project site: (
== soundmodem ==
Soundcard Packet Radio Modem
  Old Version: 0.14 -> New Version: 0.15
Project site: (

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