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==Introduction==
 
==Introduction==
gpsdcontrol is a simple python script for turn on/off che gps antenna and start/stop the gpsd daemon
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gpsdcontrol is a simple python script to turn on/off the gps antenna and start/stop the gpsd daemon.
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It is a simple icon on your openmoko desktop.
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Now works with fso-gpsd too. It recognizes if gpsd or fso-gpsd is installed and starts/stops the right daemon.
  
 
==Installation==
 
==Installation==
 
You can download from:
 
You can download from:
[http://projects.openmoko.org/frs/download.php/458/gpsdcontrol_0.3_all.opk]
 
  
You can use repository [http://minucci.net/file/opkg/] too
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http://minucci.net/file/opkg/gpsdcontrol_0.5.1_all.opk
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and then:
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opkg install gpsdcontrol_0.5_all.opk
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or directly:
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http://projects.openmoko.org/frs/download.php/508/gpsdcontrol_0.5_all.opk
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Or you can add the repository http://minucci.net/file/opkg/ with these commands:
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cd /etc/opkg
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wget http://minucci.net/file/gecco-feed.conf
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and then:
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opkg update
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opkg install gpsdcontrol
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==Video==
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YlJs7PUtcuE
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==Old Version==
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You can found all old versions here http://projects.openmoko.org/frs/?group_id=220
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Visit http://minucci.net/openmoko.php
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  Homepage=http://minucci.net/openmoko.php|
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Latest revision as of 22:53, 27 June 2010

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Contents

[edit] Introduction

gpsdcontrol is a simple python script to turn on/off the gps antenna and start/stop the gpsd daemon. It is a simple icon on your openmoko desktop. Now works with fso-gpsd too. It recognizes if gpsd or fso-gpsd is installed and starts/stops the right daemon.

[edit] Installation

You can download from:

http://minucci.net/file/opkg/gpsdcontrol_0.5.1_all.opk

and then:

opkg install gpsdcontrol_0.5_all.opk

or directly:

http://projects.openmoko.org/frs/download.php/508/gpsdcontrol_0.5_all.opk

Or you can add the repository http://minucci.net/file/opkg/ with these commands:

cd /etc/opkg
wget http://minucci.net/file/gecco-feed.conf

and then:

opkg update
opkg install gpsdcontrol

[edit] Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YlJs7PUtcuE

[edit] Old Version

You can found all old versions here http://projects.openmoko.org/frs/?group_id=220


Visit http://minucci.net/openmoko.php


Gpsdcontrol before.png gpsdcontrol

gpsdcontrol is a simple python script for turn on/off the gps antenna and start/stop the gpsd daemon.


Homepage: http://minucci.net/openmoko.php
Package: gpsdcontrol
Tested on:


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Introduction

gpsdcontrol is a simple python script for turn on/off che gps antenna and start/stop the gpsd daemon

Installation

You can download from: [1]

You can use repository [2] too