FSO 2.6.28 usage report

Harald Welte laforge at openmoko.org
Sun Jan 18 17:43:37 CET 2009

Hi Stefan, Andy,

On Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 02:33:00PM +0100, Stefan Schmidt wrote:

> > | rxerr on GPS serial port:
> > | http://docs.openmoko.org/trac/ticket/2180
> > | No reaction so far.
> >
> > Yes I think this is genuine diagnostic about edge appearing on RX during
> > GPS wake.  I don't know what it means that it appears during transfer,
> > but I would hazard a guess it can be true.  A long time ago someone
> > reported in then Bugzilla that if they had the debug cable connected,
> > they found interruptions and garbage on their GPS NMEA stream.
> So you say that there might be hw problems with the uart on the soc? Or a
> driver bug?

Please note that from what I can tell, this is a regression from earlier
kernel versions, and it also shows on non-openmoko devices like the glofiish.

- Harald Welte <laforge at openmoko.org>          	        http://openmoko.org/
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