GT-120 and gpsd on Mac OS X

Asked by raoul.schaffner on 2010-02-11

is there a way to connect the gt-120 to gpsd on mac os x?
faq #493 explains how to do it on linux (modprobe, etc)
thanks for any hints!

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Michael Hofmann (mh21) said : #1

Hi Raoul,

thanks for you question. I do not know any method to expose the GPS trackers as serial ports on Mac OS X, but I'm also not really an Mac OS X user. Judging from the linux source code of the corresponding Linux driver (;a=blob;f=drivers/usb/serial/navman.c;hb=HEAD), it shouldn't be to hard to implement for Mac OS X by somebody who as a bit of experience in these things.


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