[aprssig] More thoughts on (was) Connected Packet
spider at rivcom.net
Tue Dec 28 12:19:59 CST 2004
----- Original Message -----
From: "John Kraus" <jfkraus3 at cox.net>
To: "TAPR APRS Mailing List" <aprssig at lists.tapr.org>
Sent: Tuesday, December 28, 2004 9:22 AM
Subject: [aprssig] More thoughts on (was) Connected Packet
> I have often felt that the old BBS is the way to go for messaging in local
> disasters and shelter evacuations situations. Once you eliminate the long
> range forwarding a BBS can work very well as a place to relay mail to and
> from EOC's and Shelters. The star topology is very adaptable within a
> limited range.
Seriously, you guys need to look into Telpac Nodes, WinLink, etc., if you
have not done so.
Also keep in mind KPC3'+'s, etc have Pbbs capability built in. They work
great in local events without the need
for any special software.
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