[aprssig] Generic WIDE still works - surprised

Curt, WE7U archer at eskimo.com
Fri May 27 11:23:16 EDT 2005

On Fri, 27 May 2005, Patrick Green wrote:

> I found that when I was mobile in and around Chicago, I was getting in
> better with RELAY,WIDE2-2 than using WIDE1-1,WIDE2-2.  Was renaming
> RELAY to WIDE1-1 a way to force the change on all RELAY digis?  Right
> now there is a disparity between the local WIDE's that have upgraded
> and the area home stations that are slow to adopting the new standard.

Any home stations that are running a very recent Xastir will
most likely respond to either RELAY or WIDE1-1.  Later on we'll take
RELAY out of there and leave only WIDE1-1 as the default, but we'll
have to make sure that people in other areas of the world can switch
it to whatever they're using locally.

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