Reason for GPS problems found!

Brian C brianwc at OCF.Berkeley.EDU
Tue Jul 15 14:42:07 CEST 2008

thomasg wrote:
> The problem only occurs if a SD card is set in. Doesn't matter if it's
> mounted or in use, it just has to sit in the socket.

> Testresults from other people appreciated.

I can also confirm this.  I never got a fix on FreeRunner before, even
leaving it on all night (albeit indoors), but without SD card got a fix
indoors (not even really in a good location inside) in about 500
seconds.  I presume if I went outside or stood by a window I could
improve this time.


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