dpbox is a fully featured multi protocol and multi user packet radio BBS written by Joachim Schurig (DL8HBS). It has the capability of handling up to 200 simultaneous users and capacity of storing a maximum of 32767*32767 messages. Other features include support of the F6FBB, W0RLI and TheBox style forwarding protocols, PACSAT, YAPP, MD2 and MD5 password authentication, shell login (disabled on NetBSD on default), auto 7plus extractor, web-access and much more.
dpbox was ported to NetBSD in January 1999 using the dpbox-5.07 distribution. New releases of dpbox have since seen many improvements and every effort was made to keep track with the latest developements.
The current version of dpbox supports the following operating systems and hardware platforms
Please send a short report to firstname.lastname@example.org should you run dpbox on a platform not listed above.
The last stable version is dpbox-6.00.00
dpbox Stable Releases - Source Code
dpbox-60000.tar.gz SHA1=73a55785f499324f57736c7fb3cc0bd1001facd3 Note for NetBSD users: DPBOX is now part of the NetBSD packages collection ham/dpbox. For more information visit http://www.netbsd.org/Documentation/software/packages.html
There is no official support for this package. However, I've setup the following mailing lists with the intent to create a forum for discussions on HAMSOFT applications ported to NetBSD
hamradio - General discussion on HAMSOFT for NetBSD harmradio-announce - Important announcements on new releases
To subscribe to any of the above lists, send an email to email@example.com and add a line with of following syntax into the message body:
subscribe <LIST where <LIST> is one of the above mailing lists.
or alternatively, send your comments to Berndt Josef Wulf.