[aprssig] PHG

Adi Linden adil at adis.on.ca
Thu Jul 29 10:59:16 CDT 2010

On the FTM-350, it does not strip a space inserted after PHG. Here are two different beacons I have used:

> 2010-07-26 18:18:29 UTC: VA3SLT>APND0X,TCPIP*,qAC,T2ONTARIO:!5005.96N/09155.53W#PHG6290 W2 VA3SLT digi_ned/aprsd adi at adis.ca

> 2010-07-29 15:47:29 UTC: VA3SLT>APND0X,TCPIP*,qAC,T2ONTARIO:!5005.96N/09155.53W#PHG6290W2,Sioux Lookout,ON Digi iGate 

In the first case, the FTM-350R did indent the W2 by displaying the space between PHG6290 and W2.


> Might be worth testing on all the different applications.
> Especially all the hard coded radios, D7, D700, D710, VX8R,
> VX8DR, VX8G, and FTM350.  After they decode the PHG data, do
> they begin the display of text with the extra digit, or after
> the next delimiter.  They are supposed to ignore a beginning
> space, but I'm not sure if they do that either..

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