[aprssig] Mic-E STATUS refresh and bad software?
archer at eskimo.com
Tue Oct 10 08:52:40 CDT 2006
On Mon, 9 Oct 2006, Bob Bruninga wrote:
> SOME software will ELIMINATE a STATUS if the next posit comes in without it. It is not captured and RETAINED
> like it is supposed to be. I am sometimes hesitant to set my STATUS rate to seomehing link only 1 in five, because I am not sure if it will be captured.
> Lets do some experimentation and identify the bad apples:
> 1) FINDU does not even capture STAUTS, so that is a biggie!
> 2) What do the other softwares do?
Xastir: Saves each unique status or comment text and displays them
on separate lines in the Station Info dialog, with a date/timestamp
for each showing the most recent time that text was seen.
Curt, WE7U. APRS Client Comparisons: http://www.eskimo.com/~archer
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