Does anyone know if they fixed the DStar functionality in SmartSDR v2.0?

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For those that have upgraded to SmartSDR v2.0, has the DStar operability been fixed? There was a waveform bug that kept DStar from working in SmartSDR I was wondering if it now works again in version 2.0?
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Tim - W4TME, Customer Experience Manager

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Unfortunately, that defect did not get addressed with 2.0.17. I see it scheduled for the 2.1 release.  
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Norm - W7CK

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Thank you so much for letting us know that it is at least scheduled and for the 2.1 release.  That means a lot.

Norm - W7CK
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Jeffrey Kerber, N3VE

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Tim that would be nice to fix that.
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Tim - W4TME, Customer Experience Manager

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I know.  It is on the to do list.
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Andrew O'Brien

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I find it frustrating that this is so low on  the list .  This feature was one of the deciding  factors in my decision to by a Flex 6000 radio.  Since the feature requires the consumer to purchase additional hardware in the form of a dongle, I would have expected the fix to be prioritized and fixed WAY before V2 was released.
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Roy Laufer

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May I ask in what way DStar is broken?

My 6700 seems to be decoding the local DStar reflector transmissions - is the problem with transmitting DStar signals?

(I hope that I am not imagining those reflector transmissions describing the weather and dinner specials of the day in Missoula...)