Navigation Menu

Skip to content
slonopotamus edited this page Jan 6, 2011 · 1 revision

GPS setup

Basic GPS

Install needed packages

emerge gps5300driver gpsd

Configure /etc/conf.d/gpsd

GPSD_OPTS="-b -n -P /var/run/ -F /var/run/gpsd.sock"

Add startup scripts

rc-update add gps5300driver boot
rc-update add gpsd default

Start /etc/init.d/gpsd and your GPS should begin working.


FIXME Not working yet

System time via GPS

Read the gpsd man page for instructions on how to use it with ntpd