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GPXLOGGER(1)		      GPSD Documentation		  GPXLOGGER(1)

       gpxlogger - Tool	to connect to gpsd and generate	a GPX file

       gpxlogger [-D debug-level] [-d] [-e export-method] [-f filename]	[-l]
		 [-m minmove] [-h] [-V]	[-i track timeout] [server [:port

       This program collects fixes from	gpsd and logs them to standard output
       in GPX, an XML profile for track	logging.

       The output may be composed of multiple tracks. A	new track is created
       if there's no fix written for an	interval specified by the -i and
       defaulting to 5 seconds.

       gpxlogger can use any of	the export methods that	gpsd supports. For a
       list of these methods, use the -l. To force the method, give the	-e one
       of the colon-terminated method names from the -l	table.

       The -h option causes gpxlogger to emit a	summary	of its options and
       then exit.

       The -V option causes gpxlogger to dump the package version and exit.

       The -D option sets a debug level; it is primarily for use by GPSD
       developers. It enables various progress messages	to standard error.

       The -d option tells gpxlogger to	run as a daemon	in background. It
       requires	the -f option, which directs output to a specified logfile.

       The -m option sets a minimum move distance in meters (it	may include a
       fractional decimal part). Motions shorter than this will	not be logged.

       The -r option tells gpxlogger to	retry when GPSd	loses the fix. Without
       -r, gpxlogger would quit	in this	case.

       If D-Bus	support	is available on	the host, GPSD is configured to	use
       it, and -e dbus is specified, this program listens to DBUS broadcasts
       from gpsd via org.gpsd.fix.

       With -e sockets,	or if sockets is the method defaulted to, you may give
       a server-port-device specification as arguments.

       The sockets default is to all devices on	the localhost, using the
       default GPSD port 2947. An optional argument to any client may specify
       a server	to get data from. A colon-separated suffix is taken as a port
       number. If there	is a second colon-separated suffix, that is taken as a
       specific	device name to be watched. However, if the server
       specification contains square brackets, the part	inside them is taken
       as an IPv6 address and port/device suffixes are only parsed after the
       trailing	bracket. Possible cases	look like this:

	   Look	at the default port of localhost, trying both IPv4 and IPv6
	   and watching	output from serial device 1.
	   Look	at port	2317 on, trying both IPv4 and IPv6.
	   Look	at port	2317 at	the specified IPv4 address, collecting data
	   from	attached serial	device 3.

	   Look	at port	2317 at	the specified IPv6 address, collecting data
	   from	attached serial	device 5.

       gpsd(8),	gps(1) gpspipe(1)

       Amaury Jacquot <> & Petter Reinholdtsen
       <> & Chris Kuethe	<>

The GPSD Project		  05 Mar 2017			  GPXLOGGER(1)


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