Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 08-02-2010, 12:24 PM   #1
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Italy
Distribution: Linux Mint 17 Xfce
Posts: 284

Rep: Reputation: 30
Gps data analyzer

Hello everyone,

i have recently bought a telephone ( a Nokia 6730 ) that features an internal gps device, and i have installed on the phone a program called TTGPSLogger ( ) that can save an nmea gps log.

That works, but i don't know what software i can use in order to obtain what for example a distance/speed data, or even better a draw of the route on a map, for example on top of openstreetmap.

For now i have parsed the files with and to draw the route Google Earth on Windows ( with Linux it doesn't draw the map with my Intel card... ).

I would like to know if there is a program that runs locally and can do things similar to what gpsvisualizer does, and if there is something to draw the route on a map.

Thank you in advance.
Old 08-03-2010, 01:32 AM   #2
LQ Newbie
Registered: Oct 2007
Distribution: Kubuntu 10.04
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
It is possible that viking will do what you're attempting to do but I haven't really used any windoze programs in 20 or so years so don't know how they will compare.
Old 08-03-2010, 04:51 AM   #3
LQ 5k Club
Registered: May 2003
Location: London, UK
Distribution: Debian "Jessie"
Posts: 6,063

Rep: Reputation: 388Reputation: 388Reputation: 388Reputation: 388
You seem to know about OSM (<---But please read the link).

There's an editor for the OSM map, so you can add your own data from GPS tracks you have recorded: JOSM It is awesome and runs on linux.

Video tutorials for getting started with JOSM are here. See numbers 4,5,6.

tangogps is also excellent for finding your way around (it uses map data from OSM).
Old 08-05-2010, 05:30 AM   #4
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Italy
Distribution: Linux Mint 17 Xfce
Posts: 284

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
Thank you i'll try them!
Old 08-05-2010, 06:21 AM   #5
LQ Newbie
Registered: Aug 2010
Posts: 3

Rep: Reputation: 0
You can Search it with the Help of the Google.There is specific Software for Your Mobile Model You can find out that from your Mobile Company's Websites also



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
GPS Receiver data not being displayed in minicom arnie001 Linux - Embedded & Single-board computer 3 07-14-2010 04:48 AM
[SOLVED] Can't get data from usb GPS em21701 Slackware 5 08-13-2009 09:26 AM
Need software to read Data from HOLUX GM-210 GPS receiver for Ubuntu 8.10 srinivasmiriyalu Linux - Software 7 06-18-2009 09:46 AM
can't get gps data on the pc nass Slackware 4 08-03-2007 11:23 AM
some sort of data analyzer exkor5000 Linux - Software 2 07-07-2006 10:52 AM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:09 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration