friendsd2 - displays GPS position on a map
About this manual page
This manual page explain the basic functions of Friendsd2 for GpsDrive
and some additional info.
Friendsd2 is a central daemon which takes UDP packets from gpsdrive
clients and stores them. Later he sends them back to all the connecte
gpsd-client so they can show all the Geo-Locations of all other users
connected to this friendsd. One central friendsd is running at
The current friendsd can only hold a limited number of users, since he
sends only one UDP packet to the client for response.
This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
General Public License for more details.
Copyright (c) 2001-2007 by Fritz Ganter
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the
Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your
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