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[aprssig] Mobile Displays on FINDU & .FI

Bob Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Mon Aug 11 19:24:16 UTC 2008


> Something like this:
>  http://www.oaprs.net/mobile/WB4APR-1

Perfect!  Took me many seconds to find the mobile display window (notice it) but yes, that is great!  Maybe you can double-border it and make it look more like a mobile radio window?

Also it looks like it didnt exactly do 10x10x8 on the WB4APR-1 example.  The 2nd line seems to be only 9?

>> I wonder if we can get FINDU.COM and APRS.FI 
>> and all other APRS display pages to display a
>> "MOBILE WINDOW" that shows what all position 
>> packet TEXT data looks like to the MOBILE 
>> operator on his standard 10x10x8 display?
>>
>> For the last 10 years and especially since 
>> the New-N Paradigm in 2004, we have stressed 
>> the importance of formatting text for best 
>> display to the APRS mobile operator.  And 
>> this is simply formatting the most important 
>> info for best display on the 10x10x8 display 
>> line format.
>>
>> Bob, WB4APR




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