Reason for GPS problems found!

Tilman Baumann tilman at
Tue Jul 15 14:19:33 CEST 2008

Jay Vaughan wrote:
> grr .. confirmed here too on my neo1973 .. without SD card, GPS fix  
> happens in 30 seconds, with SD card .. well, its not found one yet  
> after 10 minutes.  note: i am indoors about a meter from the window ..

Not sure i can confirm this with mine. (GTA01)
Time to fix was not faster. And i usually got a fix indors at my 
But connection usually drops colleagues office. Not this time.
So it might have actually become more sensitive.
But i'm not convinced.
Have to check this with a app that shows individual satellite levels.

> this indicates, also, a problem in the factory test procedure.  are SD  
> cards tested in the factory test procedure?

I'm beginning to panic. This would be probably very very bad for the 

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