[plug] GPS and maps

William Kenworthy billk at iinet.net.au
Sat Apr 21 13:09:14 WST 2007

google 'TomTom Go 500 linux bluetooth'

Top link:

Main Page - OpenTom
Today we released a first version of our MP3 player for the TomTom GO
device ... How to use your linux pc/laptop to connect a TomTom GO to the
internet ...
www.opentom.org/ - 28k - Cached - Similar pages


On Sat, 2007-04-21 at 14:28 +1000, Timothy White wrote:
> > I connected to my TomTom GPS using a Bluetooth USB dongle that made
> > it look just like a wired serial (which is, after all that bluetooth
> > does; remove the copper between the devices).
> >
> > Other than confirming that I'm receiving NMEA sentences, I've not
> > done anything substantial (yet).
> Hmmm. Any tips for connecting to the TomTom via Bluetooth? I have a
> Linux laptop with Bluetooth, and we have a TomTom Go 500 in the car.
> It would be awesome to be able to extract the GPS info!
> Thanks
> Tim
William Kenworthy <billk at iinet.net.au>

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