[Debian -FSO -GPS] No Fix

Gora Mohanty gora at sarai.net
Thu Nov 20 09:35:56 CET 2008

On Wed, 19 Nov 2008 23:56:33 -0800 (PST)
Fragggy <fragggy at ascobra.de> wrote:

> I think so.
> cat
> /sys/devices/platform/s3c2440-i2c/i2c-adapter/i2c-0/0-0073/neo1973-pm-gps.0/pwron
> shows a 1
> I have put the Freerunner next to a window over Night and logt the output of
> /dev/ttySAC1.
> After a few minutes I got Messages like this:
> $GPRMC,073904.00,A,5127.73160,N,00651.01957,E,0.229,279.62,201108,,,A*66
> $GPVTG,279.62,T,,M,0.229,N,0.424,K,A*3E
> but still no fix this morning.

I am not sure that I follow. The 'A' in the third field
above indicates valid autonomous GPRMC data, i.e., you do
have a fix.


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