CHIRP is a free, open-source tool for programming your amateur radio.
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 chirp in a command prompt.
You can then start chirp by running /snap/bin/chirp.
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/applications
to fix the issue