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Old 14-10-2013, 14:28   #1
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(X)Ubuntu 13.04 and BU-353

Dear All,

I've finally upgraded my navpc to Ubuntu 13.04, opencpn is 3.2.2, and I can't get any GPS on it. cat /dev/ttyUSB0 gives me permission denied, and, using sudo, I get nothing. I tried this with my bu-353 and a backup unit.

Any ideas?

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Re: (X)Ubuntu 13.04 and BU-353

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Make sure you are member of dialout group. Are you using gpsd? You should. And xgps should tell you for sure if it works fine.

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Re: (X)Ubuntu 13.04 and BU-353

Thanks for your quick response Pavel.

Hmmmmm gpsd + xgps works
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