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This article illustrates how the FoxBox saves the SMS in a text file format, whose main components are:
Outgoing and incoming SMS have a different internal structure.
Regarding the first group, please consider the SMS below:
From: FoxBox To: 390123456789 Alphabet: ISO Hello World!
While this is an example for the second group:
From: 399876543210 From_SMSC: 39565258552585 Sent: 25-12-12 12:00:00 Received: 25-12-12 12:00:05 Subject: GSM1 Alphabet: ISO Hello World!
Each header line has a particular meaning, here is a complete list of them:
|From||Sender ID, useful for internal logs and when customized sender is available|
|To||Phone number of the receiver|
|Flash||If set to YES, the message will automatically open on receiver's display (if supported by his mobile phone) [default: NO]|
|Alphabet||Specify the character encoding used in the text [default: ISO LATIN ANSI]|
|SMSC||Phone number of the outgoing SMSC|
|Report||If set to YES, a status report is requested for the message [default: NO]|
|Autosplit||Code defining how to split messages (just for text messages) [default: 0]|
|Specific headers for incoming messages|
|From||Phone number of the sender|
|From_SMSC||Phone number of the outgoing SMSC|
|Subject||Logical name of the modem that received the message [default: GSM1]|
|Sent||Timestamp of when message was sent|
|Received||Timestamp of when the message was received by the FoxBox|
All the phone numbers have to be specified in International Format, without the “+”.
The supported character sets are: