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[aprssig] POI engine on APRS-IS

Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr) ldeffenb at homeside.to
Fri Feb 24 14:23:32 UTC 2012


On 2/24/2012 9:03 AM, Bob Bruninga wrote:
> Please use the APRS standard for LAT/LONG.  DEG and decimal minutes...
>
> 00:38:15<  Obj: OBJECT Created at 29.122 / -80.987

I believe that's a temporary successful response that will be changing 
to an Item-As-Message describing the actual object created/updated by 
the request.  I just suggested to Charlie as well that KILL respond with 
an Item-As-Message with the kill flag set.

Since the Item-As-Message is a standard APRS Item packet in the message 
text, the coordinates will be APRS-standard, albeit scrunched together 
on today's radios.  (Page 59 of aprs101.pdf for those not familiar with 
the Item packet format).

Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32




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