[aprssig] Gating Objects from Internet to RF

Curt, WE7U archer at eskimo.com
Wed Jul 22 10:47:12 CDT 2009

On Wed, 22 Jul 2009, Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr) wrote:

> I would like to continue supplying the <location> status string at the end of 
> the object.  This may not be visible on some radios, but there are a bunch of 
> other APRS (-IS and RF) clients out there that CAN display the information.

Check the maximum allowed length per the APRS spec.  You may need to
truncate some of the info to fit within the allowed chars and get
creative with abbreviating things.

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