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[aprssig] path from IGate to server(s)...

Keith VE7GDH ve7gdh at rac.ca
Sun May 4 05:47:29 UTC 2008


Pete AE5PL wrote...

> The definition of the q algorithm is found at 
> http://www.aprs-is.net/q.aspx
>
> The 92E5A2B6 and A55B8C1C are the IP addresses from where the packet 
> was received(146.229.162.182 (THIRD) and 165.91.140.28 (FIRST)) by a 
> server. This is because a server doesn't know the callsign-SSID of the 
> server they are connected to (just like a client doesn't know the 
> callsign-SSID of the server it is connected to). This is a limitation 
> of the original APRS-IS design and how the q algorithm accounts for 
> it.

Thanks for the explanation, but why don't I see this for other stations 
or IGates? For other IGates, I just see the server they are connected to 
and not what appears to be a connection between the various servers... 
e.g. VE7IVN>APU25N,TCPIP*,qAC,T2MIDWEST.

73 es cul - Keith VE7GDH
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