[aprssig] APRS & IRLP
ac7yy at aikenco.net
Tue Sep 19 22:23:46 CDT 2006
Worked great in Xastir. Showed K7CPR (Capitol Peak) 17 miles from my station
From: aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org [mailto:aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org]
On Behalf Of Curt Mills
Sent: Tuesday, September 19, 2006 6:13 PM
To: hgerhardt at wavecable.com; TAPR APRS Mailing List
Subject: RE: [aprssig] APRS & IRLP
On Tue, 19 Sep 2006, Herb Gerhardt wrote:
> I use WinAPRS Version 2.8.5 and sending a message to 'APRSDEPOT' will not
> work. It needs to be addressed to a Ham Call type designation like APRS-1
> or APRSDE-1 or like WLNK-1. Not sure how other APRS platforms work but
> system does not work with WinAPRS.
It should work fine according to the spec. It only has to fit
inside the 9-character field in an APRS message for the "callsign".
Perhaps someone will try it with Xastir and let us know if it works.
I'm off to a meeting tonight else I'd try it.
Curt, WE7U. archer at eskimo dot com
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