[FOSS-GPS] Nokia MEIF (Measurement Engine - Position Engine) Interface support?

Timo Juhani Lindfors timo.lindfors at iki.fi
Tue Aug 6 11:00:59 PDT 2013

TJ <gnss at iam.tj> writes:
> I believe - please correct me if I'm wrong - that it is important that
> the reverse engineering and implementation are done by different
> developers to preserve a verifiable 'white-room' implementation.
> Therefore I (and others) can figure out the protocol but others will
> have to write the implementation code.

What's your background in this area? In which country do you live?

> I'm interested in views on how best the MEIF support should be
> implemented. My current thoughts are that the MEIF protocol interface,
> A-GNSS services, and position engine services should each be in
> separate L-GPL licensed libraries, and that gpsd can link to the
> position engine to use a NMEA-0813 socket.

Hmm, why gpsd? Aren't existing android applications mostly using the
android.location API?

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