[aprssig] Area Objects
curt.we7u at gmail.com
Thu Mar 24 11:33:01 CDT 2011
On Thu, 24 Mar 2011, Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr) wrote:
> As many of you know, APRSISCE/32 is striving to cover all of the basic specs
> of aprs101.pdf and some addenda. I've recently been working on DF and DFS
> objects and am now attempting to address the parsing and presentation of area
> objects (Chapter 11).
> I've read the Area Object Notes at http://www.aprs.org/aprs11/areaobjects.txt
> Does anyone out there have any sample packets for actual area objects along
> with screen shots that show what they're supposed to actually draw? I can
> always craft my own, but that's like asking the kid to watch the candy store.
> If you have actual APRS packets showing valid Area Objects, I'd appreciate
> any that you can send me. You can e-mail them privately to KJ4ERJ at arrl.net
> rather than filling the list with samples.
Yea, I have some files somewhere. N7tap and myself were discussing this with wb4apr some time back and learned a bit about them while implementing them in Xastir. I'll have to dig around to find the examples and if I can't find corresponding images to show them I'll have to create some.
Curt, WE7U. http://www.eskimo.com/~archer
APRS: Where it's at! http://www.xastir.org
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