Re: can anyone help here
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I am still getting that error even with the changes. See below.
2020-11-28 14:10:06 EST: N1EDF>APRS,TCPXX*,qAX,CWOP-3:@281907z4218.42/07119.42_357/000g002t036r000p000P000b02026h13.WD 31 [Invalid uncompressed location]
From: APRSISCE@groups.io <APRSISCE@groups.io> On Behalf Of Robert Bruninga
Sent: Friday, November 27, 2020 1:43 PM
Subject: Re: [APRSISCE] can anyone help here
>You don't say what is generating these position packets,
>but they are not formatted properly. That is why you are getting the errors.
>You must fill each character location with a number or trailing space.
Leading zeros yes, trailing zeros means something different. If the last digit is a 0 then it is a precise position. If the trailing zero is replaced with a space, then it is a degree of position ambiguity.
> In other words, the leading zero (071) on the longitude must be there.
> For ambiguity, removing trailing zeros and use spaces.
> I believe you can only do that after the decimal, but I could be wrong.
Yes, I see now that you said that. Thanks