[ltp] T400 GPS, Anyone?

Christof B├╝chi linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Fri, 18 Jun 2010 16:31:44 +0200


Chris Schumann schrieb:
> I have a T400 with the Ericsson f3507g card. I'm using Fedora 12.
>
> Using the thinkwiki page, I can get GPS output from /dev/ttyACM2 in 
> minicom, but I can't get any gps app to show my location.
>
> I'm not sure whether gpsd is working properly, or whether minicom is 
> not leaving the port in a proper state.
>
> Any tips?
>
> Chris
>
>
I heard you have to use your Sim-Card to unlock the device. The Ericsson 
card is working only when you are connected to gsm/gprs/umts network.
I know it sounds strange, so give me please a feedback when you tried out..

Thanks, Christof