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Re: PCSAT program --Lat/Long problem



On Thu, 13 Jun 2002, Grant Zehr wrote:

> I've been sending packets to PCSAT since it came back to life using the DOS
> version of the PCSAT program.  I just downloaded the latest version
> (PCSAT018) yesterday and it seems to work fine on my old 486, using an MFJ
> TNC-2 (1270B).
>
> The only problem is that my location information doesn't get to the
> satellite, or at least it doesn't show up on the "Stations heard via PCSAT"
> web site.

I just noticed that myself.  PCSAT.EXE is transmitting packets in the
special APRS Grid Square format.  Apparelty FIND.COM does not parse that
APRS format.  Let me investigate that further...

de WB4APR, Bob


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