[QtMoko] How to install tangoGPS?

Margo keegiveel at gmail.com
Wed Apr 14 09:53:51 CEST 2010

On 14 April 2010 01:12, Marcus Bauer <marcus.bauer at gmail.com> wrote:
> Does a simple:
>  cat /dev/ttySAC1
> show NMEA output?
> If no, is your gps powered up?
> If yes, what are the contents of /etc/default/gpsd ?

cat /dev/ttySAC1 show nothing. Yes, it seems gps is not powered up if
I start tangoGPS. If I do "echo 1 >
then  "cat /dev/ttySAC1" shows:


I'll try if it works with tangoGPS if I go outside.

But why it doesn't power up automatically?
http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/TangoGPS says "echo 1
should power up the gps, but for me it is
Could that be a problem?

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