[aprssig] Re: ADS-B to APRS Server
Stephen H. Smith
wa8lmf2 at aol.com
Fri Apr 25 22:35:26 CDT 2008
Andrew Rich wrote:
> I have written an ADS-B to APRS server.
> ADS-B is tracking for aircraft.
> It runs on LINUX, and uses perl
> A socker server listens for connections on port 10151, then
> establishes a connection to the ADS-B stream.
> Packets are then formed into something that APRS can understand.
> You can try it, you should see planes flying around Brisbane.
> Simply add "vk4tec.no-ip.org" as an aprs server, and the port is "10151"
> No need to login, actually it just ignores anything sent
> Please have a go and let me know if you get it to work for you.
I've logged into it with APRSpoint and have created some maps. Works
just like a "real" APRS server in APRSpoint, an APRS client program
based on Microsoft MapPoint. I have thrown up a quick page on my
wa8lmf.net website with some screen caps at:
Stephen H. Smith wa8lmf (at) aol.com
EchoLink Node: 14400 [Think bottom of the 2M band]
Home Page: http://wa8lmf.com --OR-- http://wa8lmf.net
NEW! World Digipeater Map
JavAPRS Filter Port 14580 Guide
"APRS 101" Explanation of APRS Path Selection & Digipeating
Updated "Rev H" APRS http://wa8lmf.net/aprs
Symbols Set for UI-View,
UIpoint and APRSplus:
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