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BS11-Init was some experimental proof-of-concept code to bring up a Siemens BS-11 micro-bts and perform a location update as well as paging.
It was developed in 2008 by Dieter Spaar, and quickly followed up by the start of OpenBSC in the same year.
BS11-Init became obsolete at that time, but marks a major mile stone into the field of Open Source GSM software.