[aprssig] Msg reply path

Stephen H. Smith wa8lmf2 at aol.com
Sun Oct 6 09:23:53 CDT 2013


On 10/6/2013 7:21 AM, Keith VE7GDH wrote:
> Stephen WA8LMF wrote…
>
>> UI-View just blindly re-sends an unacked message a fixed number of times at constant time intervals (default is 5 tries 40 secs apart) and then gives up…
>
> But it is easily configurable to change the retry interval and the number of tries,

But that doesn't fix the fundamental flaw of lacking the decaying-rate retry 
algorithm that makes more efficient use of the channel.

(This can be fixed by using the UIview plugin  "UI-Instant Messenger", a 
replacement messaging client for UIview,  that DOES do the decaying routine 
correctly.)




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