[aprssig] Voice Repeater Posits...
Robbie - WA9INF
mwrobertson at comcast.net
Thu Dec 8 22:07:26 CST 2005
Great catch Steve!
I got it confused anyway, :-) and I have to agree..
This must have been why I didn't bother with it a few years back when I
first set it up, hi... At one time I did transmit an object for our
Stephen H. Smith wrote:
> mwrobertson at comcast.net wrote:
>> I found it! I was over looking it in the help file. I had zeored it
>> out on the Lat/Lon but may think about it and reactivate it.. Thanks
>> A.J. Farmer (AJ3U) wrote:
>>> On 12/8/05, Stephen H. Smith <wa8lmf2 at aol.com> wrote:
>>>> I can't speak for IRLP, but as the operator of Echolink node 14400
>>>> (which outputs on UHF RF), I CAN confirm that EchoLink DOES NOT
>>>> communicate with the APRS-IS !
>>> Are you running the latest version of EchoLink? It does indeed have
>>> this capability. Two Echolink nodes in my area report their status to
>>> the APRS-IS and I gate them out to RF from my IGATE.
>>> A.J. Farmer, AJ3U
> If these other Echolink stations are getting into the APRS Internet
> System (IS), I suspect it's because some other igate is picking them up
> off RF.
> Wierdly, the "Check for software update" item in the Help pulldown on my
> system says "You have the latest version 1.9.891" but checking the
> Echolink website says Ver 1.9.892 is the most recent. After
> downloading, installing and starting the latest, I checked the help
> system. The paragraphs on APRS have not changed, the options are
> identical to my previous version.
> There is nothing in the setup dialogs that provide for setting an APRS
> server IP address or port number. Unless the Echolink website somehow
> automagically reformats it's list of user log-ins/status, and then
> forwards them into the APRS IS system, the only way I can see that
> Echolink node status reports will ever reach the IS is by being igated
> off RF.
> Stephen H. Smith wa8lmf (at) aol.com
> EchoLink Node: 14400 [Think bottom of the 2M band]
> Home Page: http://wa8lmf.com
> "APRS 101" Explanation of APRS Path Selection & Digipeating
> Updated APRS Symbol Chart
> New/Updated "Rev G" APRS http://webs.lanset.com/wa8lmf/aprs
> Symbols Set for UI-View,
> UIpoint and APRSplus:
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