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[aprssig] conveying map view

Curt, WE7U archer at eskimo.com
Thu Sep 23 18:55:11 UTC 2004


On Thu, 23 Sep 2004, Robert Bruninga wrote:

> Im sold.   What we are agreeing to is:
> 1)  EYEBALL symbol indicates "something of interest here"
> 2)  RNGxxx indicates the range of area of interest
> 3)  Authors will use this info as needed for the case at
>     hand to make sure that user get opportunity to
>     focus on that area..
> 4)  But also consider the "SPECIAL" mode designed into
>     the APRS spec that already indicates a given user
>     is "subscribed" to a local "SPECIAL" event.  This
>    subscription can be used as a decision point in determining
>    how interested the user might be to this info...


All of this is general enough that I'm agreeing to it in total.
The implementation details from then on will differ from author to
author as they see fit.

Thanks Bob!

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