GPS rework: Please test and report on software fix prior to attempting any hardware fix

Josh Thompson om-comm at
Tue Aug 5 02:02:34 CEST 2008

Could we get a link to some image files to use for this testing?  I'm not 
quite sure when Andy's fix made it in the kernel.  It would also help 
standardize the tests if we all use the same images.


On Mon August 4 2008 7:29:17 pm Michael Shiloh wrote:
> Before we conclude that the hardware fix is required, we'd really like
> to gather a lot of statistics from you about the behavior of the
> software fix. We have been able to test in only a limited number of
> locations, and a limited number of phones.
> We'd like to ask you to run some tests and report back the TTFF in each
> case:
> 1. Prior to Andy's software fix
> 1a. Without SD card
> 1b. With SD card
> 2. Using Andy's software fix
> 2a. Without SD card
> 2b. With SD card
> Preferably run this test in multiple locations.
> Results should be reported on a wiki page, which should include your
> location (so we can assess other influences e.g. satellite elevation and
> weather conditions)
> Thanks,
> Michael

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