[aprssig] aprsd passcode problems - unverified

Doug Ferrell kd4moj at kd4moj.org
Tue Jun 20 13:28:28 CDT 2006

On Mon, 19 Jun 2006, Patrick Green wrote:
> Hi All,
>   Does anyone know how to circumvent the aprspass algorythym in aprsd?  I
> can't seem to get my systems to talk bi-directional because of passcode
> problems.  I have the correct passcode set on the server.  Any ideas?  When
> I look thru the code, I see things about local accounts on the system.  How
> do the real APRS servers work(I don't have local accounts there)?  Ethereal
> shows that the program is sending the right passcode along so it's not a
> translation issue over the network connection.  It says that I'm unverified.
> The version of software is 2.2.5-15
> 73 de Pat --- KA9SCF

  Pat are you talking abou the passcode in the aprsd.conf file? if so all
you need is the following:

pass XXXXX 

  where XXXXX is your passcode when you connect to other servers.


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