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[aprssig] Internet to RF gating of positions

Scott Miller scott at opentrac.org
Tue Sep 2 16:27:35 UTC 2008


> 1) Maybe we can trick the local Igate into sending a "courtesy"
> posit.  When USER requests position of OBJECT, SERVER than sends
> two packets.  First a POSITION for OBJECT and then a FAKE
> message from USER to OBJECT.  Now Igate thinks USER is in
> message dialog with OBJECT so it sends "courtesy" report on RF.

This is what I was going for - a message containing the cache name and 
such, followed by its position.  I just don't know what the expected 
behavior of the courtesy position is.  Does it take the last known 
position, or wait for a new packet?

Scott
N1VG





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