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From "Audrey So (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (CB-12308) Unable to get gps position
Date Tue, 17 Jan 2017 23:51:26 GMT


Audrey So commented on CB-12308:

Hi [~plco]

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> Unable to get gps position
> --------------------------
>                 Key: CB-12308
>                 URL:
>             Project: Apache Cordova
>          Issue Type: Bug
>          Components: Plugin Geolocation
>    Affects Versions: 6.4.0
>         Environment: Android 5.1
>            Reporter: Placido Curro
> Hello,
> on my Android mobile phone, a Meizu M3s Android 5.1, gps plugin doesn't work very well.
> I have developed a basic app with just the gps plugin and a button to get the current
gps position. I run it, and when I push the button to get current position, I get the 'on
error' callback with timeout error.
> Of course, the app has access to gps and global gps setting is on.
> If I turn the mobile off and on, then the app works and I get the position. But, if I
put the mobile in stand-by and I leave it for a while (10 minutes for example), then the app
stops working and and gps requests expire per timeout.
> Enableaccuracy, timeout and age options doesn't affect the bug. I experience the same
problem, even if a try to reduce or to increase timeout and age, or set EnableAccuracy true
or false.
> Thanks for your attention.
> Regards, plco.
> P.S. Later, I have added the cordova-plugin-mauron85-background-geolocation plugin and
while the cordova gps plugin still expires per timeout, this one manages to get the current
gps position.

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