HTS Snap S521 Working

Anonymous
2011-08-22
2013-05-29

  • Anonymous
    2011-08-22

    It seems that my HTC (Snap/S521) windows smartphone doesn't make the gps data available on COM (see following humongous thread: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=571266&page=1), using something called the MSAPI (Microsoft API) instead. As such I found a very nice app from http://forum.xda-developers.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=596562&d=1305438531that access the phone's gps receiver via msapi and make it available on a com port. From here I managed to get GPSMod working reading the com commenting the following out in  NmeaInput.process:

    while (/*(btGpsInputStream.available() > 0 || p1 > 0) &&*/ ! closed) {