Harald Welte laforge at
Fri Jul 10 18:56:28 CEST 2009

On Thu, Jul 09, 2009 at 01:18:05PM +0200, Eric Cathelinaud wrote:
> Hi everybody
> I just would like to be sure that the paging is only sent on TS0 with
> OpenBSC, that is to say PCH (which is on CCCH) is only sent on TS0.
> I read that it could be sent on more time slots (TS2, TS4 and TS6 also) in
> the GSM specifications. Is it the case in the soft or you just keep the
> normal multiplexage setting (TS0 only for CCCH+BCCH, 1 slot for dedicated
> channels and 6 slots for the traffic channels)?

we only run one timeslot (TS0) for the CCCH (and thus the PCH).  Using more 
timeslots is only required in really large BTS with many TRX - not a case
we particularly care about right now.

- Harald Welte <laforge at> 
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