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[aprssig] Wi-Fi Positioning System (WPS) for APRS

wa7nwp wa7nwp at jnos.org
Sat Sep 2 16:18:40 UTC 2006


> The obvious hack here is to name your wifi router with the SSID of your 
> lat/lon. 

Use grid square.   DN87abxy

> Of course no ordinary person is going to do this when they name their 
> AP.   It's a shame there's no provision for this in the SSID broadcast.


Would you really want somebody to know exactly where your wifi (home) is?

Much of this is just re-inventing Bob's vicinity tracking.

Bill - WA7NWP




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