[aprssig] Re: [XDigi] Programing the X-Digi??
rradiohham1 at earthlink.net
Tue Oct 11 11:02:03 CDT 2005
Thanks for the reply. Yes I am wanting to set it as a fill-in digi.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jason Winningham" <jdw at eng.uah.edu>
To: <XDigi at yahoogroups.com>
Cc: "TAPR APRS Mailing List" <aprssig at lists.tapr.org>
Sent: Tuesday, October 11, 2005 5:54 AM
Subject: [aprssig] Re: [XDigi] Programing the X-Digi??
> On Oct 10, 2005, at 7:40 PM, Vince wrote:
> > I hope someone out on the list here can help me with setting the
> > configuration on a TNC-X by Coastal Chip Works that I have just put
> > together, it has the X-Digi daughter Board, so it can be set up as
> > a digipeater.
> > I would like to set it up as a fill-in digpeater
> I'll assume your question is how to set up the X-Digi as a fill-in
> digi, since there's not an actual question anywhere in your message.
> A fill-in digi, as I understand, only responds if it is the first
> digi to hear the packet. In the NewN-N paradigm it would respond to
> WIDE1-1 and nothing else.
> So, for an X-Digi, UIFLOOD and UITRACE should be blank, and one of
> the UICALL aliases would be WIDE1-1.
> > for events where the regular digipeaters in the area are not able
> > to cover.
> OK, I'm not sure you want a fill-in digi. This sounds more like a
> regular digi, set up temporarily for an event. In this case, the
> configuration you have looks fine, except possibly for the limit of 4
> on WIDEn-n. Check with the APRS digi operators/users/working group
> in your area for the appropriate limit, but it will probably be 3 or 2.
> I'm copying this message to the APRS-SIG, too, so someone can correct
> me if I'm wrong.
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