[ gpsdrive ] gps receiver Timeout

Markus Bergholz markuman at gmx.net
Tue Apr 29 02:17:08 AKDT 2008


oh well! it was a permission issue!!! thank!

i will make some photo from navigate with eeepc + gpsdrive on Baltic Sea  
in sweden on weekend.

greetings
markus



On Tue, 29 Apr 2008 12:11:18 +0200, Jakub Sykora <kubajz at kbx.cz> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> this looks like gpsd cannot read supported data format from
> /dev/rfcomm0. What is the output of `cat /dev/rfcomm0` like?
> Does the user executing gpsd have permission to open /dev/rfcomm0?
>
> If gpsd is not working, gpsdrive won't too...
>
> K
>
> Markus Bergholz wrote:
>> 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
>>
>> icq: 167498924
>> skype: markuman
>>
>>
>> -------- 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
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>>
>>> Jörg (Germany, Tettnang)
>>>
>>> http://www.ostertag.name/
>>> Tel.: +49 89 420950304
>>> Skype: JoergOstertag
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>>
>



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