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How to connect an usb GPS receiver with a Raspberry PI?

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I created this step by step instructions by using Raspbian. Possibly there might be a slight difference if you are using another Linux distribution in RaspberryPI but they should be very similar.  1. Plug in the GPS receiver After plugging in a GPS / GNSS receiver through the USB port, your GPS should be automatically configured. To verify, type the below command. ls /dev/tty*  You will see the “/dev/ttyACM0” has been created automatically. To further verify if the GPS has been bound to this folder. please type  sudo cat /dev/ttyACM0 The GPS input stream show similar to the below If...

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How to connect an usb GPS receiver with a Linux computer?

Posted by jack wu on

I created this step by step instructions on Ubuntu. Possibly there might be a slight difference if you are using another Linux distribution, but they should be very similar.  1. Plug in the GPS receiver After plugging in a GPS / GNSS receiver through the USB port, your GPS should be automatically configured. To verify, type the below command. ls /dev/tty*  You will see the “/dev/ttyACM0” has been created automatically. To further verify if the GPS has been bound to this folder. please type  sudo cat /dev/ttyACM0 The GPS input stream shows similar to the below If you can see the...

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