7332Re: [tracker2] Re: looking for help to see why my position only randomly shows up on the Nuvi 350
- May 1, 2009Kevin NB7O wrote...
> No it really is Garmin...That explains that - hi!
> As I said earlier I didn't think I could get into a digi from outThere may not be an issue. I could just be that there are no nearby
> where I was working on the TNC so I shortened the interval to get lots
> of data. Then set it back to 5 minute interval. smartbcon is off until
> I get other issues resolved. I don't want to add another unknown to
> the equation.
> I run smart beacon in our fifth wheel in a TT3+. That is NB7OPossibly, but when NB7O was last heard on April 25, it was UI-View.
> I had a mobile digi set up. We are out in the desert of Oregon,Guess it's really just another way of skinning the cat. Your HOPLIMIT 0
> Nevada, and Arizona a lot. I thought having another digi around might
> help. I was disabling it to take the digi out of the equation. I
> thought that by setting hop limit to zero it would temporarily shut
> down the digi. I will follow ur suggestion.
should work. I just thought it was more logical to set it up with ALIAS
and HOPLIMIT and disable it when not needed with USEALIAS.
> And with the hills between us that is a long 38 miles. thanks for theWhile you seem to reliably get to KE6RSZ from where you have been
> suggestions. I will put them into service tomorrow on the 9 hour
parked recently (presumably home) but perhaps a well placed digi or
two in the area wouldn't hurt. I see you were digi'd by BEAR at least
3 times. It looks like you are on the road already and well off to the
SE. Looking at the few reports, it could just be a lack of digi's in the
area, but a bit of comparison testing against another known good TNC
wouldn't hurt to see if you are decoding a reasonable number of packets
73 es cul - Keith VE7GDH
"I may be lost, but I know exactly where I am!"
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