[aprssig] Tracker Decaying algorithm
jronan at tssg.org
Thu Mar 23 02:40:25 CST 2006
> That is how APRS was designed (APRSdos). There
> was no such thing as fixed rates. Everything that
> did not change, always doubled the period to the
> next transmission. Positions, Objects, Messages, etc.
> No reason why trackers cannot do this too.
Ok, I missed this class. This does sound like a very good idea,
though smartbeaconing does reduce the number of packets as one slows
down, but not after they stopped.
And I think I now see the simplicity of "Smart Pathing", though it
may not be suitable for all situations. And I think Allan has done a
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