[aprssig] APRS Symbols- Direction/Vectoring
archer at eskimo.com
Tue Dec 7 10:22:48 CST 2004
On Tue, 7 Dec 2004 aa3jy at winlink.org wrote:
> WB4APR said:
> I) In general there is inconsistency in the direction the mobiles
> are pointed. If they are fixed and dont point in azimuth, then
> they should all point the same way. And in general, most
> APRS users are "right-to-left" thinking, so I think the fixed
> oriented ones should all point to the right. (though, I would
> welcome user software that would flip the pixels left-to-right
> if they have a heading to the west)...
Xastir has four rotations for each symbol. We do flip pixels.
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