[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: GPSD doesn't report signal dropout

From: Greg Troxel
Subject: Re: GPSD doesn't report signal dropout
Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 20:10:57 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.3 (berkeley-unix)

"Gary E. Miller" <> writes:

> Yo Tom!
> On Tue, 13 Oct 2020 10:06:15 +1300
> Tom Isaacson <> wrote:
>> Sorry, I only just got a chance to try this.
>> It's definitely improved - now when I disconnect the antenna I get:
>> gpsd_data->fix.mode:         1 MODE_NO_FIX
>> gpsd_data->fix.status:       1 STATUS_FIX
>> gpsd_data->fix.time:         0.000000000
>> gpsd_data->fix.latitude:     nan
>> gpsd_data->fix.longitude:    nan
>> I'd still expect fix.status to be 0 (STATUS_NO_FIX)? Or am I
>> misunderstanding this?
> Why do you care about fix.status when you have no fix?  Would you also
> care about the lat/lon with no fix?
> gpsd give you many validity flags, use them.

Sure, but it also seems like fix status should be right.

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: PGP signature

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]