The packet forwarder is a program running on the host of a Lora gateway
that forwards RF packets receive by the concentrator to a server through
a IP/UDP link, and emits RF packets that are sent by the server.
It can also emit a network-wide GPS-synchronous beacon signal used for
coordinating all nodes of the network.
The packages for RHEL 8 and RHEL 7 are in each distribution’s respective Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) repository. The instructions for adding this repository diverge slightly between RHEL 8 and RHEL 7, which is why they’re listed separately below.
The EPEL repository can be added to RHEL 8 with the following command: