[PATCH] fix GPS resume if powered on previously

Andy Green andy at openmoko.com
Mon Jan 19 11:55:20 CET 2009

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Somebody in the thread at some point said:
|> Fine, if it's not too much hassle could you uplevel those patches to
|> current HEAD and I'll take them?
| Sure (but has to wait until this evening..)

Great, thanks.

|> |> Also, although it sounds right we should repower GPS on resume if
it was
|> |> powered before, it will lose state like selection of the binary format
|> |> and so on when it recovers.  So it will need some support for this in
|> |> userspace somehow.
|> |
|> | That's right - but until there is such tool in all distros... (on the
|> other
|> | hand - how many apps do use anything else than NMEA? :)
|> Ah there's some stuff by Daniel that uses the UBX stuff for the assisted
|> mode, I think it is out there and in use.  Whether it just sets UBX mode
|> I don't really know, but I guess if it does it could react to seeing
|> NMEA by sending the UBX mode packet again.
| I suppose it anyway has to handle resume somehow - now it should even turn
| the GPS back on..

I guess so :-)

- -Andy
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