CHIRP is a free, open-source tool for programming your amateur radio. It supports a large number of manufacturers and models, as well as provides a way to interface with multiple data sources and formats.
First Time Installation Notes
You should run
sudo snap connect chirp-snap:raw-usb in a command prompt to give chirp-snap access to your USB to serial adapter.
- You can add an alias for chirp by running
sudo snap alias chirp-snap chirpin a command prompt. You can then start chirp by running
- If an icon is not appearing in your applications menu you can run
ln -s /var/lib/snapd/desktop/applications/chirp-snap_chirp-snap.desktop ~/.local/share/applicationsto fix the issue
- This snap is created from the latest sources and may be ahead of any non-snap versions.