[aprssig] Spurious SSID's

Curt, WE7U archer at eskimo.com
Tue Aug 3 12:09:35 EDT 2004

On Mon, 2 Aug 2004, Al Wolfe wrote:

>      For the past several weeks I have been seeing several stations around
> here with SSID's that are fictitious. For example, a local digi, WA9RES,
> normally has no SSID but we are receiving it with -13, -14, -15 sporadically
> as well. I though at first it was just my system but see it with three
> different computers and two different TNC's. It also shows up on Findu.
> Maybe a digi is mangling packets somewhere? How do we find out what the
> problem is? How do we solve it?

Are you seeing it on RF, Internet, or both?

Example of a few callsigns that are showing the extra SSID's so we
can investigate further?

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