[aprssig] Universal Messaging (and new qAP feedback?)
bruninga at usna.edu
Wed Oct 29 14:03:47 EDT 2008
> <bruninga at usna.edu> wrote: Message entry portals
> FYI, the networking term for the
> functionality you describe is a
> _gateway_ (hence the name Igate).
> A gateway moves data between different
> types of networks, and typically involves
> protocol translation at some level
> (e.g. AX.25 <-> APRS-IS).
Well, that was not what I was describing. I was talking about
the brand new WEB PAGE message entry portals such as FINDU, and
OpenAPRS where a person manually enters a message into the APRS
system. I am welcome to a better term if there is one, so that
we do not have confusion as apparently we did here.
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