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[aprssig] APRS data via perl-to-tnc

Heikki Hannikainen hessu at hes.iki.fi
Sun Oct 2 15:34:35 UTC 2011

On Sun, 2 Oct 2011, Arnie Shore wrote:

> I'm trying to avoid acronym overload - otherwise I'd throw in MySQL and CAD! - but I'd
> like to hear from anyone who's labored in the vineyard the subject line identifies.

Open the tnc serial device (there's a perl module for that, 
Device::SerialPort, apt-get install libdevice-serialport-perl), read 
packets in, and use http://search.cpan.org/dist/Ham-APRS-FAP/ to decode 
the APRS packets. It contains the kiss_to_tnc2 sub too to decode KISS 
(although you'll have to implement the KISS frame boundary detection 

   - Hessu

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