[aprssig] WIDEn-N question

Kai Gunter Brandt kai.brandt at hjemme.no
Tue Nov 3 14:01:26 EST 2009

Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr) wrote:

> Fill-in (local) digis are supposed to be configured to only digi on a 
> WIDE1 that has not been consumed.  For instance, a WIDE1-1, but NOT a 
> WIDE1*.
> Higher digis are configured to act on WIDE1 as well as WIDE2, WIDE3, and 
> sometimes higher n values.  However, some digis will truncate higher 
> values of n to 2 or 3 and other digis will completely ignore any values 
> higher than 3.

A little "off topic".

But how should the packet be translated if a "higher digi" hears 

2: DIGI*,WIDE2-1

I would say #2 but maybe i'm wrong.

Kai Gunter

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