[Ovmsdev] GPS location glitch (flatbed theft false alert)

Michael Balzer dexter at expeedo.de
Wed Jun 30 15:28:57 HKT 2021


Am 29.06.21 um 22:01 schrieb Stephen Casner:
> The symptom is false vehicle theft/flatbed alerts.  Gregd send a
> message to ovmsdev about this in his Roadster on 2018-09-17.  In May
> 2019 there was more discussion on the list.  I did some logging and
> caught one of these events and reported it on 2019-05-29.
> Over time, the remediations we have discussed on the list were to
> constrain that alert to the condition of the car being off (parked)
> and to increase the radius that the jump would need to exceed.

I added the general park distance smoothing on 2019-11-26 to solve this, 
commit: 8219d4f61cc081b73f45f52b27dd80170b2ef4bd

If the issue still is present for the Roadster, new "location" debug 
logs including the recently added data will show what needs to be done 
about that.


Michael Balzer * Helkenberger Weg 9 * D-58256 Ennepetal
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