[ntp:questions] Re: Bluetooth GPS Sync

Koos van den Hout koos at cs.uu.nl
Mon Oct 3 13:20:11 UTC 2005

Scott Glidden <nospam at industrial-logic.com> wrote:

> Anyone get a bluetooth GPS receiver to work under Linux? I wonder what the 
> viability is to even try.... 

As a device for running gps applications (usually via gpsd, see
http://gpsd.berlios.de/): quite well. Serial-over-bluetooth works for me
(accessing a telephone).

As a device for ntp time synchronisation: I'm not so sure. I don't know how
predictable the timing of serial-over-bluetooth is.


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