Old GPS antenna bug surfacing? [was: GPS]

Erland Lewin erland at lewin.nu
Sat Jul 5 09:21:23 CEST 2008

2008/7/4 Kai Römer <smirfi at googlemail.com>:

> I can affirm this for 6 opemoko devices. i guess its an internal
> antenna issue. as soon as you connect a external antenna to it works
> like a charm. but fur me thats no solution.
> TTFF with external antenna (perfect condition): 40 to 60 seconds
> TTFF with internal antenna AGPS (perfect condition): more than 1:20
> minute but not always. its like gambling.
> I guess a miss design of the internal antenna.

There was a thread about a very similar problem on the hardware list back in
April/May, see:


And related replies.

Was this bug/problem ever really fixed?

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