saving and restoring GPS data for U-blox chip quicker startup

Fabian Henze CC.Fan at
Sun Aug 31 12:29:07 CEST 2008

On Saturday 30 August 2008 at 10:59:29, Abdelrazak Younes wrote:
> A better solution would be to just configure the Ublox to send the
> ephemerises and almanacs as soon as they are received. A simple daemon
> would watch for these messages and store them appropriately when they
> are received.

Why would this be a better solution? I dont see any benefits over the "save on 
gpsd exit" or "save on 'gps off' in settings menu" method, except that just 
another daemon steals CPU time and consumes RAM.


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