Newbie questions -- and thanks for all the help, guys!

You might want to read this next, now that the software side is working:

Trimming a DVB-T whip antenna and giving it a base: Three Easy DIY Antennas for Beginners

If you have coax laying around the quick spider is the best antenna you can easily make at home: QUICK SPIDER - No Soldering, No Connector

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