From:
"Mike Teague" <yngwie@triax.com>
Sent: 11/2/2000 7:20:17 PM
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Re: [gpsstash] Re: Stash.mps


heres an idea, instead of MPS how bout something liek Waypoint+


Thats what I use for my garmin GPS 3, and its FREE.. :)


also can use comma-delimited textfiles for the database...




Mike Teague - http://www.triax.com/yngwie



----- Original Message -----
From: "Jeremy Irish"
To:
Sent: Thursday, November 02, 2000 2:59 PM
Subject: RE: [gpsstash] Re: Stash.mps


> I looked at that file in notepad too. It's pretty nasty. I'm working on
> something that will allow you to do something similar. I'll let you know
> more once it gets out of the testing stage.
>
> In the meantime if anyone knows how to generate an mps file, please let me
> know. Based on the Garmin data specification (ack!) I doubt it is easy.
It's
> probably designed that way so people can't simply download all the
> coordinates from their mapsource software and resell it.
>
> Jeremy
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason M [mailto:planetjafa@yahoo.com]
> Sent: Thursday, November 02, 2000 2:48 PM
> To: gpsstash@egroups.com
> Subject: Re: [gpsstash] Re: Stash.mps
>
>
> You know what would be cool? If you could go to the website, search for
> stashes near your location, then DOWNLOAD a .mps file that's written on
> the fly of those stash's coordinates. Get the file, view them on your
> map software, make a plan, and download direct to your gps.
>
> That would be pretty sweet.
>
> Of course, I have no idea what the format of the files are (took a
> quick peek with a text editor- it's not just text). But it could be
> worth inquiring with garmin.
>
> Just an idea.
>
> Jason
>
>
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