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GPS - Hardware Serial

When using GPS class with an Arduino (or similar microcontroller), be sure to upload the StandardFirmataPlus firmware to your board.

Breadboard for "GPS - Hardware Serial"

docs/breadboard/gps-hardware-serial.png

Fritzing diagram: docs/breadboard/gps-hardware-serial.fzz

 

Run this example from the command line with:

node eg/gps-hardware-serial.js
const { Board, GPS } = require("johnny-five");
const board = new Board();

board.on("ready", () => {

  /*
   * Explicitly setting HW_SERIAL1 for the port
   */
  const gps = new GPS({
    port: board.io.SERIAL_PORT_IDs.HW_SERIAL1
  });

  // If latitude, longitude, course or speed change log it
  gps.on("change", position => {
    const {latitude, longitude} = position;
    console.log("GPS Position:");
    console.log("  latitude   : ", latitude);
    console.log("  longitude  : ", longitude);
    console.log("--------------------------------------");
  });
});

 

License

Copyright (c) 2012-2014 Rick Waldron waldron.rick@gmail.com Licensed under the MIT license. Copyright (c) 2015-2019 The Johnny-Five Contributors Licensed under the MIT license.

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