[App_rpt-users] app_gps

Stephen - K1LNX k1lnx at k1lnx.net
Sat Apr 10 15:27:51 EDT 2010


Thanks Jim :) Very cool feature!!! It just keeps getting better!

73
Stephen
K1LNX

On Sat, Apr 10, 2010 at 11:27 AM, Jim Duuuude <telesistant at hotmail.com>wrote:

>  Its mainly designed for the 'node on the go'. For example, I have a node
> (simplex) in my van
> and it has a GPS receiver that uses app_gps to report its whereabouts
> through APRS
> (using APRS-IS), and in addition makes the location (including elevation)
> available so that
> other parts of the system can have access to the information, if desired.
> Currently, the only
> thing that takes advantage of that is a status function (4, i believe) that
> speaks the lat,long
> and elevation on the air when queried. In the future, my intention was to
> maybe include this
> data in the node status reporting, so that when you get  list of systems it
> will show its exact
> location, and maybe also tie it in with the status information passed along
> with things like
> the Echolink connection, etc. Im sure that other people will think of way
> more creative
> things to do with it.
>
> JIM WB6NIL
>
>
> ------------------------------
> Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2010 06:53:58 -0400
> From: k1lnx at k1lnx.net
> To: app_rpt-users at qrvc.com
> Subject: [App_rpt-users] app_gps
>
>
> app_gps..... I've noticed this in the latest SVN commit, what is it's
> planned usage exactly? I browsed through the source and sample config file
> and on the surface it appears APRS related?
>
> Jim/Steve can you expand on this? Just curious :)
>
> tnx and 73
> Stephen
> K1LNX
>
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