Re: Beaconing the ISS


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I don’t think it says on the wiki page, but if you clone the software to make a satellite instance, make sure you remove any digipeater settings in the xml file if you have entered any

 

Steve Daniels

G6UIM

Torbay Freecycle Moderator http://http://uk.groups.yahoo.com/group/torbay_freecycle

APRSISCE/32 Beta tester and WIKI editor http://aprsisce.wikidot.com

 


From: aprsisce@... [mailto:aprsisce@...] On Behalf Of kc2nyu
Sent: 30 October 2012 14:29
To: aprsisce@...
Subject: [aprsisce] Re: Beaconing the ISS

 

 

Lynn and all that responded - thanks- will give the below advice and ago and see how I do.

73 Paul kc2nyu

--- In aprsisce@..., "Lynn W Deffenbaugh (Mr)" wrote:
>
> Profile switching is not near the top of my list.
>
> If you want substantially different behaviors out of APRSISCE/32 (to
> work the ISS, for instance), then make a new directory, copy the .EXE
> (or set up a shortcut), and configure the new instance. It's not that
> hard, especially in comparison to the complexity (and confusion) that I
> foresee in the profile switching (like what settings are shared and
> which are changed).
>
> Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
>
> On 10/30/2012 12:41 AM, Greg Dolkas wrote:
> >
> >
> > Hi Lynn,
> >
> > This was a good reminder... I occasionally flip my radio to the ISS
> > frequency, but without changing all the bazillion options to properly
> > operate through Satellites. I believe you have a profile switch of
> > sorts on your to-do list, right? Before I invest time and space (no
> > pun intended) in cloning my APRSIS/32 instance (per the instructions
> > on the Wiki), how close to the top of your queue is the enhancement
> > for a Terrestrial / Space (or whatever profiles) configuration option?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Greg KO6TH
> >
> >
> > On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 11:53 AM, Steve Daniels
> > > > > wrote:
> >
> > You could start by following this WIKI entry it probably answers
> > most of your questions, I will edit out the FAST references as
> > those sats no longer function that I am aware of
> >
> > http://aprsisce.wikidot.com/doc:satelliteops
> >
> > Steve Daniels
> >
> > G6UIM
> >
> > TorbayFreecycle Moderator
> > http://http://uk.groups.yahoo.com/group/torbay_freecycle
> > <http://http:/uk.groups.yahoo.com/group/torbay_freecycle>
> >
> > APRSISCE/32 Beta tester and WIKI editor http://aprsisce.wikidot.com
> >
> > ----------------------------------------------------------
> >
> > *From:*aprsisce@... <mailto:aprsisce@...>
> > [mailto:aprsisce@...
> > aprsisce@...>] *On Behalf Of *kc2nyu
> > *Sent:* 29 October 2012 18:48
> > *To:* aprsisce@... aprsisce@...>
> > *Subject:* [aprsisce] Beaconing the ISS
> >
> > Got interested in ISS the past few days and decided to see if I
> > could "Beacon" the ISS or have my signal received and digipeated.
> > I am using a roof top dual band vertical at about 35ft, an FT 7800
> > dual band radio, Argent T2 and APRSIS Dev ver last updated
> > 10/6/2012. A few minutes before the start of ISS pass at my QTH,
> > tuned radio to the ISS packet freq and 145.825. Then got about 8
> > min of packet bursts and received a number of stations from the
> > ISS Digi which were Igated at my station. Scanning the messages
> > log, it appears my msg was ACk, but not sure.
> >
> > My question is - can I and if so, what steps do I take within
> > APRSIS to beacon or send my call, position etc to the ISS??
> >
> > Tnx and 73 Paul kc2nyu
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
>

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