[aprssig] OLD KPC-3's version 5 etc..
Wes Johnston, AI4PX
wes at ai4px.com
Tue Oct 26 17:54:57 EDT 2010
You can't upgrade them <ahem> legally because kantronics intentionally
doesn't sell the roms any longer. It's a tactic that is supposed to make
you run out and buy a new TNC from them.
God help those who do not help themselves.
On Tue, Oct 26, 2010 at 13:47, Mark Cheavens <mcheavens at usa.net> wrote:
> Why not upgrade the ROM's?
> At 12:19 PM 10/26/2010, you wrote:
>> Does anyone remember the old KPC-3's?
>> We have a country that only has old KPC3's.... I know they do
>> not have WIDEn-N support... But Do they do callsign substitution
>> (version 5.0 and 5.1)?
>> I'm looking for a way to advise them (in their limited network)
>> to at least tier their digis. But I guess that is what the
>> original RELAY and WIDE was all about. Every TNC could do relay
>> and then set only the big ones for WIDE...
>> The New-N equivalent (but using the same old hardware) would be
>> to set the big wide area TNC's to be "WIDE2-1" aliases and all
>> the other fill-in-digis to be "WIDE1-1" alias digis. But if
>> they can only have one alias, then the big digis cannot also do
>> the WIDE1-1. But at least it give a 2 tier solution...
>> Been a long time since I thought this one out.
>> Bob, WB4APR
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