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Re: [gpsd-users] xgps, gpsmon

From: Gary E. Miller
Subject: Re: [gpsd-users] xgps, gpsmon
Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2012 12:02:18 -0700

Yo anthemousios!

On Tue, 10 Apr 2012 15:33:37 +0300
anthemousios xrysantuos <address@hidden> wrote:

> Hi, I use UBUNTU 11.10. I am trying to connect a GPS to a USB port of
> my laptop. I have installed gpsd demon. When I use the command gpsmon
> /dev/ttyUSB0 it works


> But when I try to use the command xgps /dev/ttyUSB0 I
> get the response gpsd is not running.

Yup, thwe response is telling you the truth.  Have you actually tried to
run gpsd?  I do t this way:
        gpsd -n /dev/ttyUSB0

THEN you can try xgps, cgps, GPSdrive, etc.

Gary E. Miller Rellim 109 NW Wilmington Ave., Suite E, Bend, OR 97701
        address@hidden  Tel:+1(541)382-8588

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