[aprssig] Gateway with Overlay in latest version

Pete Loveall AE5PL Lists hamlists at ametx.com
Mon Dec 16 23:00:13 CST 2013

Because Mike's overlay wasn't an 'I' (upper case i); it was an 'l' (lower case L) which is not a valid overlay.

Mike has since changed his symbol away from the gate symbol.


Pete Loveall AE5PL
pete at ae5pl dot net

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew P.
> Sent: Monday, December 16, 2013 9:55 PM
> cc: to aprssig mailing list, to get the APRS-IS wizards involved.
> Looks like something strange is going on here. Your packets are being
> rejected, yet other I-gates using the I& (overlaid) symbol code are working
> on aprs.fi in my area.
> Hessu, if you see this, can you tell me why Mike's packets are being rejected
> by aprs.fi but mine and W3EOC-5's aren't?
> Mike, you're definitely using an uppercase I and not a lowercase L, correct?
> ________________________________
> To: yaac-alpha-testers at yahoogroups.com
> From: mike.lecomte at gmail.com
> Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2013 14:39:39 -0800
> Subject: RE: [yaac-alpha-testers] Gateway with Overlay in latest version
> Looks like I have to give one more update.. Just noticed on aprs.fi that my
> station has not had an update since the 13th of December. I checked the raw
> data on AC0VP-10 and found this!!
> 2013-12-16 06:42:55 MST: AC0VP-10
> <http://aprs.fi/?c=raw&limit=&call=AC0VP-10> >APJYC1,TCPIP*,qAC,WE7U-
> F1:=3925.36Nl10525.39W&PHG2880/W2 Digi, IGate, Bailey, CO - 73's Mike -
> http://www.ac0vp.com [Invalid symbol table or overlay]

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