TomTom on Ubuntu

LAMP lamp at
Tue Jun 16 13:26:12 UTC 2009

Mark Syms wrote:
>> Message: 2
>> Date: Mon, 15 Jun 2009 11:01:24 -0500
>> From: LAMP <lamp at>
>> Subject: TomTom on Ubuntu
>> To: "Ubuntu user technical support,	not for general discussions"
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>> does anyone has any experience attaching TomTom GPS (my model is XL-S) 
>> to the Ubuntu machine to be able to manage TomTom-s feature, do 
>> update/upgrades etc.?
>> afan
> Unfortunately, although the TomTom devices themselves run Linux the
> management software is all Windows or Mac so you can't do anything with
> them from within Ubuntu.
> Regards,
> Mark.

What about other GPS brands? Magellan, Garmin,...? Any?

Looks like I have to switch back to dual boot just because of couple 
issues still not solved in Linux. :-(

Thanks Mark.


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