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SYNCHRONIZATION OF ONE PPS SIGNAL ON LINUX ENVIRONMENT

Author(s):

Joshi Ronak Narendrakumar , U.V.Patel college of engineering, Ganpat University

Keywords:

1 PPS, daemon program, ntpd, gpsd

Abstract

As in present scenario, GPS is a very popular device among users for tracking and navigation purpose. This tracking and navigation procedure is based on many GPS receivers. Mostly all GPS receivers provides one PPS (Pulse per second) signal which is most required for synchronizing procedures. In many GPS receivers 1 PPS signal can be generated using spacial dedicated commands which is given to receiver and according to that command, 1 pps signal can be generated at the dedicated pin of the receiver. This paper is focused on the Generation of one PPS signal in the Linux environment. In the Linux operating system the same one pps signal is generated using specific daemon program based on Network Time Protocol and gpsd.

Other Details

Paper ID: IJSRDV2I4102
Published in: Volume : 2, Issue : 4
Publication Date: 01/07/2014
Page(s): 177-179

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