somes problems running OpenBSC with nanoBTS (1800)

Harald Welte laforge at
Wed Dec 9 16:02:00 CET 2009

On Wed, Dec 09, 2009 at 02:58:22PM +0100, Fabrice Ismael Poundeu Tchouatieu wrote:
> i'm trying to build a small GSM Network using OpenBSC and nanoBTS.
> After the start of bsc_hack, when i try to scanned the network with
> my mobile station, i do find the right network. But when i try to
> register into this network, i'm not coming through. It's the first
> time that i'm trying to used OpenBSC and i do not exactly known how
> it works.

Everything seems to work fine.  You simply did not authorize your subscriber[s]
to join the network yet.  This is what we do using the 'authorized' field in
the 'subscriber' SQL table.

Once a subscriber is authorized, it should get permission to join the network.

- Harald Welte <laforge at> 
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