[aprssig] Unicode in APRS messages

Nick G4IRX g4irx9 at nowindows.net
Sun May 11 15:41:41 CDT 2014


On 11/05/2014 20:02, Steve Dimse wrote:
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> I'm on the road and don't have access to old TNC manuals, but I seem to recall there was a Kantronics command to switch between 7 and 8 bit mode. Can anyone confirm this? If there is then there is a chance someone running a TNC in text mode will not see 8 bit encodings, regardless of program support.
Strangely I'm just sat here with a pile of TNC manuals...

8bitconv ON|OFF - when ON allows 8-bit data in converse mode.
AWlen 8 to set 8-bit data on the serial port (TNC2 clones) or PARITY 0 
(Kantronics)

HTH.
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73 Nick G4IRX



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