[linux] GPS data and mapping?

Richard Lotz rlotz at u.washington.edu
Mon Sep 1 11:09:25 PDT 2003



On Monday, Sep 1, 2003, at 11:01 US/Pacific, M. Hornung wrote:


> I have a GPS (Garmin) and I'd like to know if there's software I can

> use

> to overlay my tracks/routes/waypoints onto maps (obtained via Tiger, or

> ???). The Garmin looks like it can export data in lots of ways via its

> serial cable, including plaintext, so I'd be surprised if there wasn't

> something out there. Nevertheless, my Googling hasn't been too

> productive.


I recall using this way back when I had linux on my old laptop:

http://www.ncc.up.pt/gpsman/

I don't remember how well it worked though...

-richard

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