[aprssig] More digis are changing to the new paradigm
needhame1 at plateautel.net
Mon Jul 4 21:56:31 CDT 2005
At 08:32 PM 7/4/2005, Brian Webster wrote:
> I don't normally post on this topic but feel compelled to do so.
> At the
>risk of offending you and your area aprs congestion, if people around you
>were to use more extensive paths than wide2-2, and they are truly that far
>away from you that means they are either on the West Coast (where there is a
I guess I'm a little confused -- are you saying the West Coast can
be reached from here on 2 hops?
> or farther East say Denver area or Texas areas. If they
>were to hop out more than two hops it goes in every direction not just to
>the non-congested areas of New Mexico (and yes I have traveled there and
>know how isolated you are).
I don't think you do. Take a look at the two links I posted
earlier and then tell me that 2 hops will let me see the whole state and
out to the West Coast.
> Earl I respect you and your contributions to this list but I just
> have to
>disagree with you on this one. If you really need to see more action,
>connect to the net.
Actually, I like to do RADIO, and augmenting a broken radio system
with the internet just isn't what I'm looking for.
> You simply can't put all this traffic in a 1200 baud
>network with no real routing and expect it to go far.
All WHAT traffic? LOOK AT THE LINKS I POSTED. New Mexico does
not have the amount of traffic you see in New York.
Earl Needham, KD5XB, Clovis, New Mexico DM84jk
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