Galosh is a suite of related utilities to ease the lives of amateur radio operators.


Galosh running on Debian GNU/Linux, using the xmonad window manager for layout:

galosh log running in iTerm on OS X:

DXCC progress report in galosh web, running on OS X:



Galosh was conceived while I was working in Antarctica and operating as VP8DMH. As a recent Amateur I didn’t have an investment in an existing logging system, and looked around for something that met my criteria. I wanted a system that could handle busy run conditions efficiently while being usable on the modest Linux netbook that I took on field trips. I couldn’t find anything that quite met my needs, and so Galosh was born!

Galosh focuses on:


Galosh is currently in beta. If you’d like to play, drop me a line at: mike at