[aprssig] APRS Icons on Garmin Receivers
scott at opentrac.org
Sat Feb 10 22:58:23 CST 2007
> IMO, if it had messaging capability it would be superior to the APRS
> application in the D7/700 when it is used in conjunction with a
It can do messaging, it just has no user interface of its own. If you plug
it in to a dumb terminal (I use an old Palm III) it'll send and receive
message, and handle acks and retries.
> mapping GPS. As a digipeater it's already superior to any device you
> can name, except maybe a digi_ned installation.
I think Rich Painter's uSmartDigi beats it for flexibility, but I don't
think it's remotely configurable like the T2. The main limitation is the
lack of buffer space - you don't want to use the T2 for digipeating TCP/IP
(Sorry for the slow replies, just got back to town after two weeks away on
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