[debian & gps] How to check gps
openmoko at mazikeen.demon.co.uk
Wed Sep 24 18:13:26 CEST 2008
On Wednesday 24 September 2008, Fox Mulder wrote:
> Al Johnson wrote:
> > On Wednesday 24 September 2008, Christian Weßel wrote:
> >> Ok, if I understand in right:
> >> HW SW SW SW
> >> gps -> ogpsd -> fso-gpsd -> tangogps
> >> -> location
> >> Right?
> > That's my understanding, yes.
> As far as i know Location doesn't use FSO-gpsd. It uses the more FSO
> native access method (ogpsd?) for communication. FSO-gpsd is only for
> programs like tangogps or navit which uses gpsd and now needs this
> wrapper for that purpose.
I read the diagram as showing both fso-gpsd and location consuming the
gypsy-format output from ogpsd, and tangogps consuming the gpsd-format output
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