GPS coordinate parsing

Dirk Hohndel dirk at
Wed May 20 07:46:09 PDT 2015

On Wed, May 20, 2015 at 02:28:35PM +0200, Robert Helling wrote:
> Hi,
> per request form the forum, I was trying to find the place where we parse user entered GPS coordinates (in order to be more liberal about a comma between latitude and longitude) but after 45 minutes I give up. It seems to me, this parsing just does not happen!
> There is some regexp parsing in qthelper.cpp but that seems not to be called when I enter coordinates in the location manager. And in fact, I totally failed to failed to successfully (i.e. such that they are saved) enter coordinates in the location manager.
> Am I missing something or is this just not implemented?

parseCoord() in qthelper.cpp is what you should look at


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