22826RE: [aprsisce] Dual iGate: Terrestrial and ISS
- May 7, 2013So, in follow up to this.We are experimenting with APRS96 on UHF in the Ithaca area.http://aprs.fi/#!mt=roadmap&z=11&call=a%2FKC2ANT%2Ca%2FN2PYI-4%2Ca%2FKC2ANT-4&timerange=3600&tail=3600I ran two separate instances of APRSIS32 for this to start with, but now I have a single instance running two radio ports.You may also noticeas a stand alone UHF APRS96 Digi in the Ithaca area (same site as W2CXM-1) on a D700 with no APRSIS32 connectionSo far APRSIS32 seems to be behaving normally running both ports rather happily. It is a WIDE1-1 Digi, and a bidirectional IGate for both (not gating packets to RF, just messages) and we have N2PYI-4 gating IS traffic from our little 3 county area to RF on the UHF channel. It's an interesting experiment.I'm wondering if that is something similar to what Reed is attempting to do, a single instance and SSID running two different frequencies?AdamKC2ANT
Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2013 16:18:13 +0100
Subject: RE: [aprsisce] Dual iGate: Terrestrial and ISS
A good start is here http://aprsisce.wikidot.com/doc:satelliteops I wrote most of that after using the ISS for awhile
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From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of reed2web
Sent: 29 April 2013 15:48
Subject: [aprsisce] Dual iGate: Terrestrial and ISS
I would appreciate hints on the best way to setup APRSISCE to receive APRS from the ISS 145.825) and receive/send from land (144.39) using one computer. I would like to do this on a single Windows XP laptop. I will add an external ham sound "card," using the internal sound card for 144.39 and external for 145.825 (without hardware TNCs). At least, that's the initial plan.
For example, should I run two instances of APRSISCE in two separate directory structures, or can one instance handle both situations? I expect I will need to run two instances of the TNC software.
Your thoughts appreciated, *especially* if you have setup a dual-port station like this. I am inexperienced with APRSISCE, so please don't assume I already know all the details. Being an old geek, I do have a lengthy computer background, although most of it is with Unix/Linux and Mac.
Thanks ... Reed K7FLY
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