|APRSD.CONF(5)||File Formats Manual||APRSD.CONF(5)|
aprsd.conf config file is divided into
the following main sections:
The current line can be extended over multiple lines using a backslash (‘\’). Comments can be put anywhere in the file using a hash mark (‘#’), and extend to the end of the current line. Care should be taken when commenting out multi-line text: the comment is effective until the end of the entire block.
Argument names not beginning with a letter, digit, or underscore must be quoted.
longitude). Macros are not expanded inside quotes.
gps="nmea0" beacon position sensor $gps
Register a position beacon to be transmitted every
interval seconds using either the GPS location
given by sensor or the fixed
latitude and longitude.
Fixed positions (latitude and
longitude) are given in microdegrees. To convert
degrees to microdegrees simply multiply by 10^6. The number must be
positive. To indicate a negative latitude or longitude, use the
no-timestamp option is given
then the beacon will use the format that does not contain a timestamp,
which can be useful for machines that do not have a real-time clock. The
comment can be set as a free-text field to be included in the position
Register an object beacon. Most of the modifiers for an object beacon behave in the same way as for a position beacon.
Every object beacon must have a name, which must be no more than 6 characters and contain only letters and numbers. The comment can be set as a free-text field to be included in the object position report.
aprsd.conffile format first appeared in HamBSD XXX.
|October 18, 2019||HamBSD-current|