Description of problem:
gpsd have updated to 2.90 please build for F11, F12 and rawhide. Support for latest devices plus a change in the protocol.
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Steps to Reproduce:
I have the update prepared for commit.
Unfortunately there were significant API changes and from the client packages I tried building only one passed.
fails: vifir viking qtgpsc gpsdrive geoclue
I'm afraid we'll have to wait for the clients to catch up.
Now 2.92 is released.
- I don't use gpsd, however xtide (which I maintain on Fedora)
development version now has some integration with gpsd >= 2.92
(in fact GPSD_API_MAJOR_VERSION = 4) and I want to try to
enable gpsd support on xtide.
Gpsd list just notified 2.93 is about to release.
Is there any progress on getting 2.92 built yet? A lot of new devices and ntpd improved support are all the the 2.9x releases.
The situation with client packages doesn't seem to be much better. If someone familiar with the API is willing to prepare patches for the packages, that would be very helpful.
An updated gpsd package is here:
That should be:
While I don't know if updating gpsd to 2.92 is too late for F-13,
we should definitely update gpsd to 2.92 for rawhide and announce maintainers
of packages dependening on gpsd about it.
If gpsd-dependent packages don't compile with the latest gpsd,
anyway the upstream of the packages must fix the issue.
We're shipping a year-old version of gpsd in Fedora.
The next release of geoclue will not support anything older than gpsd 2.91. If it's released before this package is updated, I'll make sure that we don't bother building gpsd support in geoclue anymore.
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gpsd-2.94-1.fc14 is now in rawhide.