[Loadstone] nokia ld-3w

Kenny Hitt kenny at hittsjunk.net
Fri Jul 18 12:12:45 BST 2008


Hi.  As I said in my origional post, I don't run Windows.  Sirfdemo is only a Windows app, so it's useless to me.  More important,
it's a closed source app, so I can't even try porting it to Linux.

          KEnny
On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 01:04:11PM +0200, Mikołaj Rotnicki wrote:
> I have my LD-3W for over 2 years now.
> I turned off the Static Navigation using the Sirf DEMO.
> I used the hints on this website:
> http://www.gpspassion.com/forumsen/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=25575
> 
> The page contains some screenshots of sirf DEMO screens, so some blind
> users may have to ask for a sighted assistance.
> 
> I also noticed that not all Bluetooth USB dongless anable you to
> successfully complete the SN turn off process.
> 
> I was successfull with BlueTake Bluetooth USB dongle using Bluesoleil
> BT application.
> 
> And the receiver works perfectly since then.
> 
> HTH
> Mikolaj
> 
> 
> 2008/7/6 Kenny Hitt <kenny at hittsjunk.net>:
> > Hi.  Since I run Linux exclusively, sirfdemo isn't an option.  i did find some python clode that clains to be able to turn static navigation
> > off on the ld3w.  I plan to spend the day installing python on the phone and trying it.
> >
> >          Kenny
> > On Sun, Jul 06, 2008 at 11:12:28AM +0300, Ari Moisio wrote:
> >> Hi
> >>
> >>   I tried once to turn of 3W's static navigation with sirfdemo withou
> >> success but there migth be never versons both for sirfdemo and 3W's
> >> firmware thus YMMV.
> >>
> >>   I have 3W  as a backup receiver,  it is better than nothing and works
> >> moderately well if one walks fast enough but it is hard to pinpoint some
> >> location with adequate accuracy. The receiver is not very accurate even
> >> with higher speeds.
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> mr. M01510 & guide Loadstone-GPS
> >>
> >>
> >> On Sat, 5 Jul 2008, Shane Wegner wrote:
> >>
> >> > On Sat, Jul 05, 2008 at 07:29:16PM -0500, Kenny Hitt wrote:
> >> >> loadstone's gps settings for static threshold, does this
> >> >> mean loadstone can switch static navigation off for this
> >> >> receiver?
> >> >
> >> > Well no but depending on the receiver chipset, I don't know
> >> > what the Nokia is but at any rate, depending on the
> >> > chipset, there are usually Windows utilities available to
> >> > switch sn off.  sirfdemo is that used for Sirf based units
> >> > and I believe there is mtktweak for the MTK variety, though
> >> > afaik they didn't have sn turned on.  Google your model and
> >> > I'm sure something will come up, perhaps in the
> >> > gpspassion.com forums.
> >> >
> >> > Shane
> >> >
> >> >
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