Connection Error from when used with Hologram SDK


I’m sending log data files to a remote server through the Nova modem using the Python method. This works unless I’m also using the Hologram SDK to retrieve the current latitude/longitude information of the Raspberry Pi device (such as with loc_obj = The Hologram SDK works, but it seems to interfere with the, which then fails to establish a connection and send the log data.

Has anyone seen this and knows how to prevent the interference?

I want to keep using the (have tried with problems at the remote server using the CustomCloud .sendMessage() ), but I also need to retrieve the correct current latitude/longitude coordinates (other retrievals of geo coordinates return incorrect values, such as from


Does the post need to happen on a specific interval or can you wait for the location function to finish before posting again?