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Old 04-30-2009, 08:41 AM   #1
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GPS Hardware

Is there a list with supported GPS hardware for linux?
I am searching for a USB or serial card, that will communicate with ntpd and be used for getting the correct time.

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My Garmin 60cs (USB) is recognized by Fedora.
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In a broad scope take a look at the ntp site for complete documentation.

Any receiver that can output NMEA messages via USB or a regular serial port will work. If you are looking for microsecond precision then you will need a receiver that also has a 1 pulse per second output like:


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