[ gpsdrive ] gps receiver Timeout

Markus Bergholz markuman at gmx.net
Mon Apr 28 21:06:02 AKDT 2008


Hi

if i telnet localhost 2947 and Type P i get: GPSD;P=?

What does it mean? (tested it only in room yet. ot signal)
or doesn't gpsd receive the signal? but cat receive signals???

greetings
markus

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-------- Original-Nachricht --------
> Datum: Tue, 29 Apr 2008 00:28:19 +0200
> Von: "Joerg Ostertag (gpsdrive Munich/Germany)" <gpsdrive at ostertag.name>
> An: GPSdrive discussion list <gpsdrive at lists.gpsdrivers.org>
> Betreff: Re: [ gpsdrive ] gps receiver Timeout

> On Dienstag 29 April 2008, Jakub Sykora wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > don't understand. Cating the device works well, but gpsd hangs? What
> > does the gpspipe say? Does it laso hang?
> 
> What do you mean by hang?
> 
> Simply cating won't give you any response from gpsd.
> 
> try using:
> 	xgps 
> or
> 	cgps
> or 
> 	telnet 
> 	and then type P
> 
> >
> > Markus Bergholz wrote:
> > > Hi
> > > i'm using a bluemedia GPS receiver BM-6020 (NMEA-0183 / 57600
> Baudrate)
> > >
> > > if i try:
> > >
> > > # cat /dev/rfcomm0
> > >
> > > i get the Data. GPGGA GPGSA GPRMC and so one.
> > >
> > > I start " gpsd /dev/rfcomm0 " and start gprs drive.
> > > he show the status of the gps battery, but after 2-3 seconds came a
> time
> > > out.
> > > but if i check it on my mobile it works great!
> > > only in gpsdrive not?! because "cat /dev/rfcomm0" give me the datas?!
> > >
> > > i'll try to install the new release on my eeepc - but that won't
> work...
> > >
> > > someone can help me?
> > >
> > >
> > > greetings
> > > markus
> 
> 
> 
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> 
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> 
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