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Introduction

Hardware

Garmin is widely considered to be Linux-friendly.

Software

General

  • gpsbabel -- "converts waypoints, tracks, and routes between popular GPS receivers and mapping programs. It also has powerful manipulation tools for such data."
  • gpx2shp -- "gpx2shp converts the GPS Exchange Format(*.gpx) to ESRI/shape format(*.shp) written by C"
  • tangoGPS -- "an easy to use, fast and lightweight mapping application
  • OpenCPN -- "a concise chart plotter and navigation software for use as an underway or planning tool" that works well with CM93 charting software

Device specific

Links

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