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Python library for Raspberry PI for Ultimate GPS based on MTK3339 with serial interface as sold by Adafruit

https://gitlab.com/PrzemoF/mtk3339

Python library for Raspberry PI for Ultimate GPS based on MTK3339 with serial interface as sold by Adafruit. The library helps to set different chip parameters in a sane way. Currently supports minimum functional set of commands:

CMD_HOT_START – hot_start()

CMD_WARM_START – warm_start()

CMD_COLD_START – cold_start()

CMD_FULL_COLD_START – cold_reset()

SET_NMEA_UPDATERATE – set_nmea_update_rate()

SET_NMEA_BAUDRATE – set_baudrate()

API_SET_FIX_CTL – set_fix_update_rate()

API_SET_NMEA_OUTPUT – set_nmea_output()

SET_NAV_SPEED_TRESHOLD – set_nav_speed_threshold()

All functions are preforming basic range check to make sure values are accepted by MTK3339 as there is no check if a call was successful or not.

Example usage:

import mkt3339

gps = mt3339(“/dev/ttyAMA0”)

gps.set_fix_update_rate(800)

gps.set_nmea_update_rate(800)

gps.set_baudrate(115200)

gps.set_nmea_update_rate(1000)

gps.set_nav_speed_threshold(1.5)

gps.set_nmea_output(gll = 0, rmc = 1, vtg = 0, gga = 5, gsa = 5, gsv = 5)

That library is part of Open Cycling Computer project

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