- Phew! No previous sysop experience but lots of help here and, We're on the air!
>ID: <<UI>>:CQ de W4JPA-10 RMS Sebring FL
(I think the untidy >ID etc line is my TNC - buts its trim)
Users go straight into CMS on mycall-10 and BBS on mycall-8
Only need to learn how to use the BBS so back to the docs!
73 and thanks again all. Learned more here in last two weeks than last 10 years!
--- In BPQ32@yahoogroups.com, "John Wiseman" <john.wiseman@...> wrote:
> ID frames are always sent to ID and from the Node Call,. This can't be
> changed, but can be disabled by setting IDINTERVAL to zero.
> Beacons are sent to the PORT UNPROTO path, and won't be sent if UNPROTO
> isn't defined. The FROM call will be
> the PORT BCALL param if specified else APPLICATION 1 call if specified, else
> the Node Call.
> You can't send beacons from more than one call, though you can include in
> the text of the beacon what calls are availible - eg
> "Connect to mycall-8 for BBS mycall-10 for RMS"
> 73. John
> From: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com [mailto:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of
> Sent: 09 May 2013 13:15
> To: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com
> Subject: [BPQ32] Beacons
> I'm using a very simple bpq32.cfg set up. No networking to other nodes
> etc.My Node call is mycall-2, The RMS/CMS mycall-10 and BBS mycall-8.
> A beacon broadcasts mycall-2 every few minutes which I don't want. I would
> like to see mycall-10 (and if possible mycall-8)broadcast. This centers
> around "beacons" somewhere and am wading through examples.