[Om2008.9] How to use GPS?
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Tue Oct 28 14:19:04 CET 2008
El día Tuesday, October 28, 2008 a las 06:26:24AM -0400, Stefan Monnier escribió:
> > does this mean as well that I will get some map on my screen? is there some
> > interfacing for exmaple with this:
> > http://www.openstreetmap.org/?lat=23.11725&lon=-82.42706&zoom=15&layers=B000FTF
> Yes, you'll get an openstreetmap, provided you are somehow connected to
> the internet. The `locations' application is about as basic as
> it gets. The next step up is TangoGPS, which is still very basic.
> There's also Navit (which offers routing), and lots more.
I have now installed and configured:
# opkg install gpsd
# opkg install http://www.tangogps.org/downloads/tangogps_0.9.3-r1_armv4t.ipk
# vi /etc/default/gpsd
# /etc/init.d/gpsd stop
# /etc/init.d/gpsd start
because 'Locations' always claims that in can't find the Fix for my
TangoGPS starts fine, connects to the 'gpsd' and downloads the maps
through the USB interface from Internet; sometimes is just segfaults :-(
I can't see if TangoGPS knows where I am;
how can I prove this if GSM is really working?
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