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What exactly does this reference?

Usually it goes something like:

"it is recommended to enable a GPS lock before flashing this ________"


Does it just mean turn off the GPS?
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Are you flashing an AOSP rom? I'm pretty sure it just means to let the GPS lock on to your location before flashing the rom.

I know Thunderbolt roms say to do this otherwise gps won't work (I think). I'm pretty sure location services don't work anyway (not gps). Every time I use an AOSP rom on my Thunderbolt the weatherbug app thinks I'm in Germany.
    
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Phone?

And enable GPS probably means enable it, not turn it off
    
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yes,

ASOP TB rom.... we'll see how this goes
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