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Re: [BPQ32] Pactor port compression

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  • Sholto Fisher
    John, Thanks for the reply. I don t use the pactor port for forwarding and was thinking more about users reading bulletins in which case I guess it would be a
    Message 1 of 3 , Jul 22, 2011
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      John,

      Thanks for the reply. I don't use the pactor port for forwarding and was
      thinking more about users reading bulletins in which case I guess it
      would be a good idea to set the PTC to use compression.

      Thanks again!

      73

      Sholto


      On 7/22/2011 4:13 PM, John Wiseman wrote:
      > Sholto,
      >
      > If you use the link mainly for mail forwarding, where the data is
      > already compressed, the PTC compression probably won't help, and it
      > has been suggested that it could make it a bit slower. I've not aware
      > of any detailed testing, though.
      >
      > 73, John
      >
      > _____
      >
      > From: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com [mailto:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
      > Of sholtofish Sent: 22 July 2011 23:13 To: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [BPQ32] Pactor port compression
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > In the documentation the example given for an SCS Pactor port says
      > this:-
      >
      > MODE 0; ASCII mode, no PTC II compression (Forwarding will use FBB
      > Compression)
      >
      > What is the purpose of not using compression for links? Or is it
      > simply a sysop choice?
      >
      > 73
      >
      > Sholto K7TMG
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
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