CWAC-LocationPoller v0.1 Released
I have uploaded a new open source component,
as a CWAC project.
I have long discussed the need for a
to try to figure out where the device is on a periodic basis,
even when the device is in sleep mode. Ideally, this should
not be needed, using some
PendingIntent flavor of
requestLocationUpdates(), but I cannot get that to work.
Since my implementation does not look much like
I elected to go with a different
LocationPoller) than my original intended name
This component is a case where I am scratching other people’s itches — I have no immediate use for this capability. As such, my usage model may be flawed, and I have not tested tons of scenarios (e.g., spending a night in a parking garage).
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