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[aprssig] attn garmin rino folks

Jason Winningham jdw at eng.uah.edu
Fri Feb 25 12:41:56 UTC 2005


On Feb 24, 2005, at 10:28 PM, Tyson S. wrote:

> Is there any possibility of a digipeater for these things?

I think xastir has some support for the rino.  this is from xastir's 
INSTALL file:

>      If you have a Garmin RINO attached to a serial port, have GPSMan
>      installed, and have support for GPSMan compiled into Xastir, then 
> Xastir
>      has the capability to periodically download waypoints from the 
> RINO unit
>      and create APRS(tm) Objects out of them.  Any RINO waypoints that 
> begin with
>      "APRS" will be automatically created, placed on the map, and 
> transmitted
>      as your own Xastir APRS(tm) objects.  If you wish to see them but 
> not transmit
>      them, turn off Object/Item transmit or global transmit in the 
> interface
>      menu.  Another option is to turn off the transmit enable per 
> interface.


So it looks like the answer is yes, sort of.

-Jason
kg4wsv





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