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[aprssig] APRS needs... (Part II)

Jason KG4WSV kg4wsv at gmail.com
Wed May 28 14:55:15 UTC 2008


On Wed, May 28, 2008 at 9:45 AM, Joseph M. Durnal
<joseph.durnal at gmail.com> wrote:
> You could - but you wouldn't be able to encrypt it of course and if it
> was connected to the Internet, keeping it non commercial would be
> nearly impossible.

True, but the context is a high speed APRS network, and 802.11 gear
seems like a good candidate for experimentation given the amount of
gear, open source work done (e.g. dd-wrt), and the fact we've got
APRS-IS protocols and software in place.  In fact, doesn't someone
already have igate software running on a dd-wrt equipped router,
complete with the hacked-out serial port attached to a TNC?

There's no need for general internet connectivity, other than APRS-IS
links (carefully controlled to keep it non-commercial).

-Jason
kg4wsv




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