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Hello! I've got a problem when I want to show the output on serial monitor of a GPS. 

When I put a basic example (fade example) and the TX of the GPS on the TX of MSP430 (P1_2 pin) the output shows good, without any problem. The baud rate was the stock one (9600).

output_fade_example.thumb.png.9a12061f66fb2adb869e06fc6182891a.png

 


When I try to make the same thing on other pins (I've choosed RX of GPS to P1_3 and TX of GPS to P1_4) a scrambled output takes place on the serial monitor and I don't really know what to do.  

output_gps_example.png.ce90b97af90b11a3ab644c9b477b9e7e.png

I'll attach the code, maybe it's a code issue. Thanks in advance!

I'm new in this so take me easy please :D

 

//THE CODE

https://pastebin.com/cjFyjHns


 

#include <SoftwareSerial.h>
static const int RXPin = P1_4, TXPin = P1_3;
static const uint32_t GPSBaud = 9600;
// The serial connection to the GPS device
SoftwareSerial ss(RXPin, TXPin);
void setup()
{
  Serial.begin(115200);
  ss.begin(GPSBaud);
}
void loop()
{
  // Output raw GPS data to the serial monitor
  while (ss.available() > 0){
    Serial.write(ss.read());
   // delay(10);
  }
}

 

Edited by bluehash
[ADMIN] Please use code tags

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