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Re: No PPS from gpsd

From: Gary E. Miller
Subject: Re: No PPS from gpsd
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:57:48 -0700

Yo Jim!

On Thu, 29 Jul 2021 22:48:40 +0000 (UTC)
Jim Pennino <> wrote:

>     On Thursday, July 29, 2021, 3:40:41 PM PDT, Gary E. Miller
> <> wrote: 
>  Yo Jim!
> I checked the code on this:  
> gpsd/gpsd.c:    openlog("gpsd", LOG_PID, LOG_USER);
> So gpsd logs to "ident" "gpsd".  See "man 3 syslog".
> Yes it does, to the facility LOG_USER.
> Yet another undocumented feature that it would be nice to know by the
> end users.

It should be obvious just from looking at the logs.  We assume basic
sysadmin skills here.  I just added this to the gpsd man page.

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