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[aprssig] AJ3U-5 Sat Packets

Christensen, Eric H CHRISTENSENE at MAIL.ECU.EDU
Mon Sep 26 21:36:01 UTC 2005


Andrew,
You aren't really getting what these packets are.  They are not position
reports, per say.  These are packets that are requested by the end users so
they will get a message telling them when a satellite is coming up.  These
are messages not positions.

Eric KF4OTN
 
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Sent: Monday, September 26, 2005 5:28 PM
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Subject: Re: [aprssig] AJ3U-5 Sat Packets

and these too



27/09/05 07:15:59 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KB2M-9   :%[52]
27/09/05 07:16:01 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::N3ZLL-14 :%[52]
27/09/05 07:16:03 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KG4NVB-9 :%[52]
27/09/05 07:17:17 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KB2M-9   :%[53]
27/09/05 07:17:20 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::N3ZLL-14 :%[53]
27/09/05 07:17:22 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KG4NVB-9 :%[53]
27/09/05 07:18:53 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KB2M-9   :%[54]
27/09/05 07:18:55 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::N3ZLL-14 :%[54]
27/09/05 07:18:57 ISS_>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KG4NVB-9 :%[54]


On Tuesday 27 September 2005 07:02, Andrew Rich wrote:
> If you use anything that looks anything like the real callsigns it is
going to mess with the findu's and igates of the world.
> 
> I was sending a packet which "looked" like pcsat was sending posits.
> 
> BIg no no.
> 
> I ended up making up a call, which i feel is still naughty, but the lesser
of the evils.
> 
> We should really be using objects.
> 
> It annoys me to see a map littered with peoples expierments of sat
tracking objects.
> 
> If you do attempt it, do it in house, compare to a real satellite tracking
package and then release it to the world.
> 
> For example my misse5 iss object, has NTP and KEPS downloaded daily and is
updated every minute.
> 
> I assume that is good as I am going to get and is suitable for 
> releasing to "other" applications
> 
> Cheers Andy Vk4TEC
> 
> 
> On Monday 26 September 2005 23:46, A.J. Farmer (AJ3U) wrote:
> > Hi Andrew,
> > 
> > I suspect these are being generated by a box that I have running 
> > APRSData which currently puts PCSAT, ISS, and AO51 objects out on
> > 144.39 for the benefit of local users.   There is nothing new or
> > "wrong" about doing this, however I don't think many people do it 
> > anymore.
> > 
> > There is no need for these objects to be on APRS-IS, so I'll add 
> > RFONLY to the path on the APRSData box and hopefully that will keep 
> > them from being gated.
> > 
> > > I was experimenting and used this callsign and stopped using it
immediately.
> > 
> > Please elaborate.  I'm not sure what you mean by that.
> > 
> > Thanks!
> > 
> > --
> > A.J. Farmer, AJ3U
> > http://www.aj3u.com
> > 
> > 
> > On 9/26/05, Andrew Rich <vk4tec at tech-software.net> wrote:
> > > This is SO wrong for so many reasons.
> > >
> > > I was experimenting and used this callsign and stopped using it
immediately.
> > >
> > > Yet these packets just keep coming and filling up web pages and
satellites logs.
> > >
> > > Please stop it .
> > >
> > > 26/09/05 22:34:39 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::N3ZLL-14 :%[52]
> > > 26/09/05 22:36:09 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KB2M-9   :%[52]
> > > 26/09/05 22:36:11 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::N3ZLL-14 :%[52]
> > > 26/09/05 22:37:35 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KG4NVB-9 :%[53]
> > > 26/09/05 22:39:01 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KB2M-9   :%[54]
> > > 26/09/05 22:39:03 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::N3ZLL-14 :%[54]
> > > 26/09/05 22:39:06 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KG4NVB-9 :%[54]
> > > 26/09/05 22:40:30 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KB2M-9   :%[54]
> > > 26/09/05 22:40:33 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::N3ZLL-14 :%[54]
> > > 26/09/05 22:40:35 PCSAT>APRS,qAo,AJ3U-5::KG4NVB-9 :%[54]
> > >
> > > They DO NOT come from PCSAT at all  and play havic with filters.
> > >
> > >
> > > ------------------------------------
> > > Andrew Rich VK4TEC
> > > Satellite Ground Station for PCSAT2 www.tech-software.net 
> > > vk4tec at tech-software.net
> > >
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--
------------------------------------
Andrew Rich VK4TEC
Satellite Ground Station for PCSAT2
www.tech-software.net
vk4tec at tech-software.net

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