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[aprssig] APRS resolution

Robert Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Mon Oct 1 14:08:09 UTC 2007


>> I hope you will use the !DAO! APRS format for 
>> high resolution that is in the APRS1.2 addendum.
> 
> ...that is probably implemented by dosaprs... 
> ...are there others that implement it? 

XASTIR, Opentracker and probably other client programs that are
remaining current or that need the added 1 foot resolution.
Most routine APRS applications do not...

> Compressed base-91 support is far more common. 

Just be sure to not use base-91 compression for objects, since
that has been found to have implementation problems.  Better to
use the !DAO! Format which is 100% backwards compatible to all
existing systems.

Bob, WB4APR





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