Bi-weekly OpenMoko community update

Joachim Steiger roh at
Sat Oct 13 10:11:46 CEST 2007

Gabriel Ambuehl wrote:
> On Saturday 13 October 2007 07:05:19 Michael Shiloh wrote:
>> We're very happy with the u-blox/Atmel ATR0635 GPS Receiver, and thus
>> have made the decision to use this chip.
> So does this mean we now have GPS hardware that outputs NMEA on a serial port 
> (or something similar) without having to run a closed source daemon?

yes. it can also be switched to UBX protocol, but in default it speak
NMEA and the regular gpsd can (and will be) used.
so the last closed source component on the app-cpu is gone for gta02


Joachim Steiger

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