[aprssig] The best resolution of position from APRS

Robert Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Thu Jan 5 07:31:10 EST 2006

>>> scott at opentrac.org 01/04/06 9:34 PM >>>
>> 1) Send the OBJECT as a compressed POSITION by 
>> simply changing the callsign in the packet to the 
>> name of the object.
>And your station is identified how?  Sure, you're ID'ing 
>with your own position reports, but how does someone 
>know which one is you?  I think this is going to cause 
>some major confusion.

Then use the APRS 1.2 proposed !DAO! format that is
100% backwards compatible, provides resolution to
1 foot and provides for map datum as well.

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