[amsat-bb] Appearing on http://www.ariss.net/

JoAnne Maenpaa k9jkm at comcast.net
Mon May 26 22:46:22 UTC 2014

Hi Mike,

> I have tried to digi via ARISS using several paths, 

I set my UNPROTO to CQ VIA RS0ISS (although ARISS does alias with
RS0ISS). That is the only path I need for a digipeat via the ISS. I
haven't needed the various flavors of WIDE.

> So, 2 questions, using UI-View32:
> 1.  What's the most common Is there something that could 
>     cause it *not* to gateway to the www.ariss.net page ?
> 2.  What is the Digi Path to end up on www.ariss.net ?

I found when using UI-View that the map display of what you've heard
is nice. I usually operate a bit more minimally when I'm looking for
keyboard contacts. I do without the UI-View map. I use UISS for my
keyboard operation.

I've found that the UZ7HO Soundmodem software in place of AGWPE
"hears" a bit better. The thing with the soundcard packet modes is
that the software packet engine expects a complete packet and correct
checksum before displaying the message. With my hardware TNC I can set
PASSALL ON. It lets the partial packets through which are often good
enough for human interpretation rather than demanding a correct

A few times a year PCSAT gets enough sunlight to come alive and
digipeat on 145.825. Just set your path UNPROTO CQ VIA W3ADO-1. The
map display for who makes it through for PCSAT is at

73 de JoAnne K9JKM
k9jkm at amsat.org 
Editor, AMSAT Journal

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