Conduit Access Point: Getting Started with LoRa

This topic applies only to MTCAP mLinux models.

For help setting up your hardware, refer to the MultiConnect Conduit Access Point User Guide.

To configure LoRa:

  1. Log in to the console, if you are not logged in. For help, refer to
    Accessing the Terminal Interface.
  2. Establish an Internet connection via Ethernet or cellular.
  3. Edit the packet forwarder configuration as necessary by modifying /opt/lora/local_conf.json with vi or nano.

    gateway_conf[“server_address”] Set your LoRa network server address
    gateway_conf[“serv_port_up”] Set the up port used by your LoRa network server
    gateway_conf[“serv_port_down”] Set the down port used by your LoRa network
  4. Start the packet forwarder: $ /etc/init.d/lora-packet-forwarder start.