Tom Kisner
Tom Kisner
KN6Q

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Dec
01
IRC (Internet Relay Chat) server and web client installed

IRC (Internet Relay Chat) server and web client installed

Part of the Synchronet telnet BBS I have setup (web access at https://bbs.kn6q.org) includes an IRC Server.
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Jun
25
Winlink RMS Packet Gateway

Winlink RMS Packet Gateway

This server is now running and RMS Packet Gateway and RMS Relay software, listening on 145.050 Currently running UZ7HO
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Jun
23
WC5C Field Day 2021 in The Azle News

WC5C Field Day 2021 in The Azle News

ARRL Field Day is one of my favorite things in Ham Radio.  It gives everyone an excuse to break out
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May
30
Upgraded to Ghost 4.0

Upgraded to Ghost 4.0

I've upgraded this site (and https://troop243azle.org) to version 4.0 of the Ghost CMS.  Once again, it did
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May
28
Troop 243 awarded 9th place in "Be Found" Contest

Troop 243 awarded 9th place in "Be Found" Contest

My Troop 243 website is officially an award winning website, lol (you'll notice I use the same theme that I
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Dec
21
Polishing doorknobs

Polishing doorknobs

Last week I wrote about making SMTP actually work beyond just the technical part of sending an SMTP message with
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Dec
14
Making SMTP work in 2020

Making SMTP work in 2020

Sending e-mail with SMTP is one earliest internet services available, and was easily for me the first bit of "internet"
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Dec
14
Certificates slightly re-examined

Certificates slightly re-examined

For a long time now, I've used Let's Encrypt's free certificates because in the past, (like when Internic controlled all
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Mar
25
New BBS Installed

New BBS Installed

I've installed Synchronet BBS Software on this server now, it's located at https://bbs.kn6q.org . Games installed right now
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Jan
20
New Ham in the House - KI5HXT

New Ham in the House - KI5HXT

This weekend, at the 2020 Cowtown Hamfest , my son passed the Technician Exam at the test session there conducted by
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