[maemo-users] [maemo-users] Bluetooth and GPS

From: Peter Westerström peterw at home.se
Date: Fri May 26 16:34:03 EEST 2006
This is the same problem I have reported in February,

See my bug report:

Peter Westerstrom

Hans J. Koch wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm desperately trying to make my BT GPS receiver work. Current situation is 
> as follows:
> - The Bluetooth plugin (maemo-bt-plugin 0.4.0-1) doesn't find the GPS. It 
> keeps searching for several minutes until I stop it manually.
> - I put the ID of my GPS in ~/gps.id, with that gpsdrive works fine, but only 
> for a short time. After a while, gpsdrive reproducably displays "Timeout 
> getting data from GPS receiver!". If I switch off the GPS and stop gpsdrive, 
> it works again if I wait some time, but with the same results. I use 
> maemo-gpsd (0.0.1) and maemo-gpsdrive (0.0.3).
> Firmware is Internet Tablet 2005 software edition 5.2006.13-7.
> Questions:
> Does anybody successfully use a GPS for longer than a few minutes?
> What could be the problem?
> What can I do?
> Any hints are welcome.
> Cheers,
> Hans
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