Openmoko Bug #1542: gps does not get fix

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Fri Nov 28 19:36:04 CET 2008

#1542: gps does not get fix
    Reporter:  emdete                    |        Owner:  hardware
        Type:  defect                    |       Status:  closed  
    Priority:  high                      |    Milestone:          
   Component:  hardware                  |      Version:          
    Severity:  blocker                   |   Resolution:  fixed   
    Keywords:  gps antenna fix internal  |     Haspatch:  0       
   Blockedby:                            |    Estimated:          
 Patchreview:                            |     Blocking:          
Reproducible:                            |  
Changes (by mwester):

  * status:  new => closed
  * haspatch:  => 0
  * resolution:  => fixed


 The software fix for this problem on the GTA01 has been committed some
 time ago, and should be present in all current distro's GTA01 kernels.
 The fix is a port of the GTA02 solution, with the same behavior(notably,
 that the SD clock is slowed down significantly whenever the GPS is powered
 up, and the SD clock is stopped entirely except during actual reading or
 writing of SD card data).  Significant improvements in time-to-first-fix
 are evident, including the ability to obtain fixes in locations where this
 was previously not possible.

 Marking this ticket as "fixed" -- re-open this if the problem persists
 (after verifying that the GTA01 patch is present in the kernel, of

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