[aprssig] Xastir or WinAPRS questions
archer at eskimo.com
Fri Jan 5 08:35:47 CST 2007
On Fri, 5 Jan 2007, M J wrote:
> While working on a college project, I ran across APRS and have
> been watching the list for a while. I was wondering about a
> couple of particular features and wondered if someone would be
> nice enough to help me to know if either Xastir or WinAPRS has
Easy answer: Try them! Most APRS programs will let you try them
before you buy, some are free to begin with.
I saw a fairly complete answer w.r.t. Xastir, so I won't duplicate
any of that here. It's what I use as well.
See the below link and click on "APRS Client Capabilities Chart"
link on the left for a very complete list of features across the
clients. Go to the bottom and you'll find links to the homepage for
each client to download.
> PS: Since I'm receive only, I'm wondering if maybe someone has
> developed a web-page that I could hit to provide the same
> information without having to load software on my computer?
Curt, WE7U. APRS Client Comparisons: http://www.eskimo.com/~archer
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