& is a special character in XML, so it is escaped via
As long as you don't edit the XML with the client running,
everything will be good. It is best to use the GUI to make
changes to parameters when you can. Some (Development mode and
Digipeating come to mind) do require editing the XML which must be
done with teh client CLOSED or you will lose your edits.
General form of a symbol filter is:
So this filter will suppress (-) all symbols a or & in the
alternate table with a D overlay.
so, the Filter reads to block all Da AND
which are the two red or black diamonds in which a "D" is
I'm assuming you are correct on that one. I didn't verify the a
and & alternate symbols.
Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE
for Windows Mobile and Win32
On 5/25/2020 7:25 AM, KD7YZ Bob wrote:
5/24/2020 12:40, Greg Depew wrote:
Correct me if wrong but doesn't control-G
only work for Rf gating? I think you want Configure >
General, add filter. To modify IS stations.
WOW! whodah thunk?
In "General" . I have seen that blank space a ge-dozen times and
never paid attention to it.
Lynn has several "Links" he posted in that 2015 reply he made. I
see the 'suggested' filter. I read the link to Symbols page and
kinda gleaned how they are placed into the filter construct.
I believe the filter is now located on Line-8 of the aprsis32.xml
though I typed -s//a&/D into the General/Add Filter box.
Will Line-8 Persist after closing Program?
And, is the filter construct inside the first // an "a" AND a
"&" as the character individually following the second / ....
so, the Filter reads to block all Da AND all D&
which are the two red or black diamonds in which a "D" is overlaid
Many thanks for the excellently pointed reply.