Using 3G USB dongle [Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device]

2009-04-03 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
Arigead captain.dea...@gmail.com writes: If you could get a hold of the plastic spacer could you then take a 3.5G USB Dongle and put that into the space? I think that 3.5G USB Dongles I have been using E169 dongle quite a lot with freerunner. Since I did some udev setup [1] the hassle is

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread The Rasterman
On Thu, 02 Apr 2009 22:27:43 -0700 Steve Mosher st...@openmoko.com said: nice steve :) and yes - i put a bit of color in. :) my opinions are not those of openmoko nor do they divine om's future... it's just my interpretation of the facts as they come out :) Since I worked on the presentation

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller
Sean discussed three things at OpenExpo. 1. Our successes. 2. Our mistakes. 3. Our challenges I won't go over 1 2 but I'll cover #3 since rasters perception has a bit of color added to it. Only a tiny bit and he's entitled to that color commentary, I'll just add what Sean and I, as

Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread ueli.pe...@bluewin.ch
Here is the link: http://www.openexpo.ch/fileadmin/documents/2009Bern/Slides/BusinessTrack/01_SeanMossPultz.pdf Ueli ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

new version of gtkaddpoit

2009-04-03 Thread Carlo Minucci
i have release a new version of gtkaddpoi http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Gtkaddpoi now you can search a POI and add to Navit bookmark don't forget to donate something at http://minucci.net/openmoko.php :D ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Steve Mosher
Sargun Dhillon wrote: When will project B be announced? I have not made a final decision. First I need a solid schedule from engineering. That is, a schedule, with a high probability of hitting its target. Given the channels I expect to launch this in, there is no leeway for slips. I'm

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Arigead
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Steve Mosher wrote: Since I worked on the presentation with Sean for the days he was here in SF, let me give you my view and sean's view. That way we won't get into some version of the telephone game. Sean discussed three things at OpenExpo.

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Miguel Ángel Calderón
2009/4/3 Carsten Haitzler ras...@rasterman.com so the other side of that is to do everything with the cpu in system ram and transfer to the glamo when done - so you only deal with the slow write once, at the end. but remember the write - when being done, will hold the cpu hostage and as

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Sander
Justyn Butler wrote (ao): 2009/4/2 Rui Miguel Silva Seabra r...@1407.org: I bought the OpenMoko to get a more Free Software phone, not one that gets less and less Free as new devices come up :) Well due to the expense it is clear that no 3G device is going to be Openmoko's main phone for

Re: Using 3G USB dongle [Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device]

2009-04-03 Thread Sander
Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote (ao): Arigead captain.dea...@gmail.com writes: If you could get a hold of the plastic spacer could you then take a 3.5G USB Dongle and put that into the space? I think that 3.5G USB Dongles I have been using E169 dongle quite a lot with freerunner. What do you

Belgium reseller KD85 (was: Re: $299 ESC San Jose limited time Special! ?)

2009-04-03 Thread Sander
Ed Kapitein wrote (ao): That is where i got my FR. Good reseller, i would buy there again. I second that: bought my FreeRunner at KD85 last october and had some questions about the delivery. Wim reacted very quickly and the phone arrived within a few days at my address in The Netherlands.

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread kimaidou
Hi There are a lot of small usb convertissers : http://www.amazon.fr/exec/obidos/ASIN/B000TCSYFC/ref=ord_cart_shr?_encoding=UTF8m=A88Q2E8PA1VAL http://www.amazon.fr/gp/product/B000TCSYES I use them with my Keyboard and usb stick, and it workds well Could someone give some link to working 3G usb

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread The Rasterman
On Fri, 3 Apr 2009 09:45:37 +0200 Miguel Ángel Calderón miguelangel...@gmail.com said: 2009/4/3 Carsten Haitzler ras...@rasterman.com so the other side of that is to do everything with the cpu in system ram and transfer to the glamo when done - so you only deal with the slow write

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Matthias Apitz
El día Friday, April 03, 2009 a las 09:48:51AM +0200, Sander escribió: What about a FR without 3G but with a 'normal' size USB2.0 port in which you can plug a 3G dongle? This has several advantages: o FR would be more free o FR would be less expensive o only one expensive heavy duty 3G

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Arigead
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 Sander wrote: Related to this I'm looking for a converter between the small USB port on the FR and a 3G USB dongle (or a USB keyboard). I've searched but not found any. Any tips? I just use the usb micro cable that connects the FR to the PC

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Pander
I had my FreeRunner replaced (under guarantee) by broken mini USB connector. These things are much more vulnerable than normal USB. Hence, I vote for normal USB. Matthias Apitz wrote: El día Friday, April 03, 2009 a las 09:48:51AM +0200, Sander escribió: What about a FR without 3G but with a

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Sander
kimaidou wrote (ao): There are a lot of small usb convertissers : [1]http://www.amazon.fr/exec/obidos/ASIN/B000TCSYFC/ref=ord_cart_shr?_e ncoding=UTF8m=A88Q2E8PA1VAL [2]http://www.amazon.fr/gp/product/B000TCSYES I use them with my Keyboard and usb stick, and it workds well

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread rixed
-[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 09:45:37AM +0200, Miguel Ángel Calderón ] What really surprises me is the fact that if this is so clear, why is Comunity not working on qvga graphics yet? (...) I'd prefer to drive the funnier modest car than to have the ferrary parked outside... I though linux and

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Arigead
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 kimaidou wrote: Hi There are a lot of small usb convertissers : http://www.amazon.fr/exec/obidos/ASIN/B000TCSYFC/ref=ord_cart_shr?_encoding=UTF8m=A88Q2E8PA1VAL

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread joakim
ri...@happyleptic.org writes: -[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 09:45:37AM +0200, Miguel Ángel Calderón ] What really surprises me is the fact that if this is so clear, why is Comunity not working on qvga graphics yet? (...) I'd prefer to drive the funnier modest car than to have the ferrary

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread The Rasterman
On Fri, 03 Apr 2009 10:29:07 +0200 joa...@verona.se said: ri...@happyleptic.org writes: -[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 09:45:37AM +0200, Miguel Ángel Calderón ] What really surprises me is the fact that if this is so clear, why is Comunity not working on qvga graphics yet? (...) I'd

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread W.Kenworthy
On Fri, 2009-04-03 at 10:29 +0200, joa...@verona.se wrote: ri...@happyleptic.org writes: -[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 09:45:37AM +0200, Miguel Ángel Calderón ] What really surprises me is the fact that if this is so clear, why is Comunity not working on qvga graphics yet? (...) I'd

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Steve Mosher
I can upload the files, but Let me tell you how we work together and you'll see why my email is probably your best bet to understand things, today. I work in words. Sean works in pictures. So by the time we are finished we have a presentation that is all pictures. and then sean talks to that.

toolchain

2009-04-03 Thread Anas Alzouhbi
Hello! I think that toochain documentation is very important to follow, I have a problem, in the step . /usr/local/openmoko/arm/setup-env, this document or file is not found, but I found ./usr/local/openmoko/arm/environment-setup can I use ./usr/local/openmoko/arm/environment-setup instead of .

Re: Using 3G USB dongle [Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device]

2009-04-03 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
Sander openm...@humilis.net writes: What do you use to connect the dongle and the FR? I'm looking for a converter between the small FR port and the large dongle port. I just use the data cable that come with freerunner and a USB gender changer. This way I have minimum number of extra cables

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Sander
Arigead wrote (ao): Sander wrote: Related to this I'm looking for a converter between the small USB port on the FR and a 3G USB dongle (or a USB keyboard). I've searched but not found any. Any tips? I just use the usb micro cable that connects the FR to the PC and stick a small Gender

Re: toolchain

2009-04-03 Thread martin
I remember setup-env being in /usr/local/openmoko/arm/bin now. Can't check since I'm at work. 2009/4/3 Anas Alzouhbi anas@gmail.com Hello! I think that toochain documentation is very important to follow, I have a problem, in the step . /usr/local/openmoko/arm/setup-env, this document or

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread rixed
I feel the ferrari analogy is broken. it depends on what you would like to do with the device. Moving bling bling is not efficient, Ok. Things that demand high resolution, like ebooks and emacs work fine. I spend some time in the terminal myself, generally to fix something in a config file or

latest and greatest, progress mail 2

2009-04-03 Thread Franky Van Liedekerke
Ok, I know that probably nobody is interested, but I'm mailing it anyway :-) New progress/bugs: All Ok: - alarms (using atd from angstrom, since no newer package exists), normal + when suspended - wake up when receiving sms - call + echo check - missed call bug - duplicate sms thing - voice

Re: [QtExtended] Latest and greatest

2009-04-03 Thread Glen Ogilvie
On Friday 03 April 2009, Franky Van Liedekerke wrote: here are some first results of my tests on a fso-nox image and andy-tracking kernel (2.6.28): So for me, this seems great! Hi Franky, Is the filesystem image you are testing released anywhere yet? Sounds like they fix most of the bugs

Re: qt-extended-improved unpredictive keyboard

2009-04-03 Thread leonardo maccari
Franky Van Liedekerke wrote: On Thu, 02 Apr 2009 00:54:55 +0200 This is a nice keyboard, much easier/faster to use than the predictive one! The look is not all that, but functionality-wise it is great! Nice to hear this. One question, before this layout I was using a layout made of 10

buzz fix photos

2009-04-03 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
Hi, a colleague of mine did the buzz fix for my freerunner (GTA02V6). The buzz appears to be gone! See photos and discussion at http://iki.fi/lindi/openmoko/buzz-fix/ best regards, Timo Lindfors ___ Openmoko community mailing list

[SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread Tony Berth
Dear Group, just tried the latest SHR unstable (both kernel and jffs) and found following problems: - when in the boot screen the device gets listed in my debian server as a usb one but after booting it dissapears from the list! So can't access my FR any more from my machine! - tangoGPS still

Re: [SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread W.Kenworthy
on the FR ifdown usb0;ifup usb If you are trying to change the default map directory: rm -rf ~/Maps ln -s YourMapDir ~/Maps BillK 0On Fri, 2009-04-03 at 11:58 +0200, Tony Berth wrote: Dear Group, just tried the latest SHR unstable (both kernel and jffs) and found

Re: qt-extended-improved unpredictive keyboard

2009-04-03 Thread Franky Van Liedekerke
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 11:44 AM, leonardo maccari leona...@lilik.it wrote: Franky Van Liedekerke wrote: On Thu, 02 Apr 2009 00:54:55 +0200 This is a nice keyboard, much easier/faster to use than the predictive one! The look is not all that, but functionality-wise it is great! Nice to

15th Community Update Released

2009-04-03 Thread sushama
Hi All, Thank you for the contributions. The 15th community update newsletter has been released and can be found here: http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Community_Updates/April_05%2C_2009 This update is for the period from March 20th - 03rd April 2009 As always we have more new

Re: [QtExtended] Latest and greatest

2009-04-03 Thread Franky Van Liedekerke
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 11:35 AM, Glen Ogilvie n...@linuxsolutions.co.nzwrote: On Friday 03 April 2009, Franky Van Liedekerke wrote: here are some first results of my tests on a fso-nox image and andy-tracking kernel (2.6.28): So for me, this seems great! Hi Franky, Is the filesystem

Re: Transparent keyboard in illume

2009-04-03 Thread Richard Kralovic
I would like to know if there were some progress on easily installing the transparent keyboard (qwo or anyone else) on SHR distribution. I think the SHR distro could really benefit on this ! Well, not much of progress. Some time ago, I set up an ipk feed for shr-unstable that I compiled

packaging the application

2009-04-03 Thread Anas Alzouhbi
I arrived in the toolchain ducument until :Packaging your application I run this command om-make-ipkg openmoko-sample2 it showed: usage: om-make-ipkg [app_dir_name] [ipkg_control_file] but the problem is when I run this command scp openmoko-sample2_0.1_armv4t.ipk r...@192.168.0.202: it shows this

Re: packaging the application

2009-04-03 Thread Joseph Reeves
What's the output from: om-make-ipkg openmoko-sample2 ? 2009/4/3 Anas Alzouhbi anas@gmail.com: I arrived in the toolchain ducument until :Packaging your application I run this command om-make-ipkg openmoko-sample2 it showed: usage: om-make-ipkg [app_dir_name] [ipkg_control_file] but

Re: Learning with flashcards - granule

2009-04-03 Thread Pander
Thanks! It already works with kanji and am collecting/converting flashcards to the format for this version. the result will be on opkg.org soon If more people are interested in a flashcard application for openmoko and want to contribute in any way (testing, card files, etc.) please let me know.

Re: I am working on Debian packages for atd-over-fso

2009-04-03 Thread Łukasz Pankowski
Yaroslav Halchenko site-openmoko@onerussian.com writes: do you mean that whenever that is done you will be ready to package Debian packages for ffalarms? ;) Yes, that is the aim. ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Thomas White
On Thu, 02 Apr 2009 11:17:42 -0400 Iain B. FIndleton ifindle...@videotron.ca wrote: A significant issue for me is the performance of the graphics display on the FR. I recall some discussions a while back about making use of the XGlamo acceleration features. Has any progress been made here? It

Re: [SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann
Am Freitag 03 April 2009 12:21:53 schrieb Tony Berth: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:17 PM, W.Kenworthy bi...@iinet.net.au wrote: on the FR ifdown usb0;ifup usb If you are trying to change the default map directory: rm -rf ~/Maps ln -s YourMapDir ~/Maps BillK 0On Fri,

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Rui Miguel Silva Seabra
On Thu, Apr 02, 2009 at 07:10:00PM +0100, Justyn Butler wrote: 2009/4/2 Rui Miguel Silva Seabra r...@1407.org: I bought the OpenMoko to get a more Free Software phone, not one that gets less and less Free as new devices come up :) Well due to the expense it is clear that no 3G device is

Re: packaging the application

2009-04-03 Thread Anas Alzouhbi
the output of om-make-ipkg openmoko-sample2 is: usage: om-make-ipkg [app_dir_name] [ipkg_control_file] ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: Transparent keyboard in illume

2009-04-03 Thread kimaidou
Hi thanks for you reply. I would need some more help before running the installation process. I will write a wiki page on openmoko.org when succeeded. My questions inside your text : 2009/4/3 Richard Kralovic r...@om.ksp.sk I would like to know if there were some progress on easily installing

Re: [SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread Tony Berth
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:39 PM, Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.de wrote: Am Freitag 03 April 2009 12:21:53 schrieb Tony Berth: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:17 PM, W.Kenworthy bi...@iinet.net.au wrote: on the FR ifdown usb0;ifup usb If you are trying to change the default map

Re: GSM buzz-fix party in Braunschweig, Germany

2009-04-03 Thread Christ van Willegen
Hi! On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 3:01 PM, Daniel Willmann dan...@totalueberwachung.de wrote: I'm considering mail delivery as an option. The only problem I have is that I need to get the money for the return package. Don't know how we could handle that best... We could PayPal you the money in

Re: packaging the application

2009-04-03 Thread Joseph Reeves
Ok, so I think I see what you're saying. You get: y...@your-machine:~$om-make-ipkg openmoko-sample2 usage: om-make-ipkg [app_dir_name] [ipkg_control_file] So om-make-ipkg is complaining that you haven't given it the correct parameters. It's telling you what it expects. What directory are you

Re: [SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann
Am Freitag 03 April 2009 13:40:15 schrieb Tony Berth: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:39 PM, Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.de wrote: Am Freitag 03 April 2009 12:21:53 schrieb Tony Berth: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:17 PM, W.Kenworthy bi...@iinet.net.au wrote: on the FR ifdown

Re: [SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread Tony Berth
On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 2:04 PM, Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.dewrote: Am Freitag 03 April 2009 13:40:15 schrieb Tony Berth: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:39 PM, Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.de wrote: Am Freitag 03 April 2009 12:21:53 schrieb Tony Berth: On

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread rixed
-[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 11:36:39AM +0100, Thomas White ] There are many limitations of the chip, The main one being of course the lack of documentation. ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Iain B. FIndleton
In my case, one of the motivations for looking into the FR was the VGA graphics capability. Any old phone would do for QVGA level performance. As for the ferrari analogy, as far as graphics performance goes, it looks like the Apple produces and their competitors make the FR look like the poor

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread joakim
ri...@happyleptic.org writes: I feel the ferrari analogy is broken. it depends on what you would like to do with the device. Moving bling bling is not efficient, Ok. Things that demand high resolution, like ebooks and emacs work fine. I spend some time in the terminal myself, generally to

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Iain B. FIndleton
In my case, the apps I use need space on the screen for buttons, etc that control the things being done. My typical layout is to use 460 x 570 for the actual application display, the rest for decorations and controls. Under these conditions, 512 x 512 would be fine, even if I had to cut the

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Iain B. FIndleton
I installed whatever editor I use on the phone, then use a forwarded X connection to do editing stuff using the desktop or portable. Fat thumb typing on a small screen does not make a lot of sense to me, but then, I don't text people much either. joa...@verona.se wrote:

RE: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Juan Lucas Dominguez Rubio
Dear list, I was told that one of the Qt distributions has a significantly better graphic performance. Can anyone confirm this? Which distribution is it exactly? Besides, the Java entry in the distributions table says '??' for Qt. Anyone knows about the Java support in those (hopefully)

Re: [SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann
Am Freitag 03 April 2009 14:07:59 schrieb Tony Berth: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 2:04 PM, Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.dewrote: Am Freitag 03 April 2009 13:40:15 schrieb Tony Berth: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 12:39 PM, Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.de wrote:

Re: [SHR] latest unstable with problems!

2009-04-03 Thread Davide Scaini
it's not really on topic [it worked for me with depmod] but sound does not resume always after suspending with latest kernel... do you have any idea how to get it work? thanks d On 4/3/09, Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.de wrote: Am Freitag 03 April 2009 12:21:53 schrieb Tony Berth:

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Thomas White
On Fri, 3 Apr 2009 14:12:55 +0200 ri...@happyleptic.org wrote: -[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 11:36:39AM +0100, Thomas White ] There are many limitations of the chip, The main one being of course the lack of documentation. The stack of paper on my desk says otherwise... :) (Seriously, the

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Miguel Ángel Calderón
And what about the next idea? I think the main screen in the neo is a simple app laucher with some widgets showing info about the state of system components. I don't consider so necessary the vga definition for all that is shown in this screen so use qvga would make it faster and more fluent. In

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread The Rasterman
On Fri, 03 Apr 2009 08:25:35 -0400 Iain B. FIndleton ifindle...@videotron.ca said: beware of jumping all over 3d as the solution. i have recently been working on a gles2 engine for evas. i have run it on 2 platforms (s3c6410 and omap3530). both with hardware opengles2 (and capable of high res

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Nicola Mfb
2009/4/3 Thomas White t...@bitwiz.org.uk [...] The main one being of course the lack of documentation. The stack of paper on my desk says otherwise... :) (Seriously, the necessary documentation has been released, under NDA, to people who have said they're serious about working on drivers).

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread rixed
-[ Fri, Apr 03, 2009 at 01:37:22PM +0100, Thomas White ] The main one being of course the lack of documentation. (Seriously, the necessary documentation has been released, under NDA, to people who have said they're serious about working on drivers). Which fits very well with what I call

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread rixed
In case we use an application that could take advantage to the screen resolution we could launch it forcing the X-windows server to change to vga resolution. $ xvidtune -next Xlib: extension XFree86-VidModeExtension missing on display :0.0 Unable to query video extension version :-(

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Thomas White
On Sat, 4 Apr 2009 00:01:16 +1100 Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) ras...@rasterman.com wrote: beware of jumping all over 3d as the solution. i have recently been working on a gles2 engine for evas. i have run it on 2 platforms (s3c6410 and omap3530). both with hardware opengles2 (and capable

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread The Rasterman
On Fri, 3 Apr 2009 14:25:48 +0100 Thomas White t...@bitwiz.org.uk said: On Sat, 4 Apr 2009 00:01:16 +1100 Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) ras...@rasterman.com wrote: beware of jumping all over 3d as the solution. i have recently been working on a gles2 engine for evas. i have run it on 2

Re: Sean's speech at ESC about making a 3G device

2009-04-03 Thread Stefan Monnier
Regardless of what you produce as Plan B, even if it's a hair didn't you mean: especially straightener, I'll buy one. ;-) -- Stefan ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Iain B. FIndleton
It appears to me that the implementation on the FR is not capable of moving an updated frame buffer in memory to the chip's video buffer, presuming they are different, without draping. Since the controller appears to be able to rescan its own video buffer without flicker, I wonder what the

What is involved in preforming the hardware Buzz fix?

2009-04-03 Thread Adam Jimerson
Hi all, I am getting several complaints about the buzzing from my phone, some people are even answering my calls from my mobile number. I live in Tennessee area in the USA and a bit far to have my phone shipped to Germany for the fix party, mostly due to the amount of time I will be without a

Re: latest and greatest, progress mail 2

2009-04-03 Thread Bastian Muck
-BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 I guess that you are talking about QT Extended, don't you? If yes this is (partly) good message. the double sms and call bug is a little bit annoying. Franky Van Liedekerke schrieb: Ok, I know that probably nobody is interested, but I'm mailing it

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Thomas White
On Fri, 3 Apr 2009 15:03:09 +0200 Nicola Mfb nicola@gmail.com wrote: Some time ago we focused about the wasting of cpu cycles to wait for X operations to complete (as no interrupts are exported to userspace). This impacts a lot the system as you use accelerated graphics but you have to

[FSO] Trigger querty-keyboard from inside application

2009-04-03 Thread Timo Scheffler
Hi! I'm just starting to script something useful using fso, python and edje. I have some questions about the keyboard which I couldn't find the answer to... 1. Is there a way to trigger the keyboard using the framework or some other command I can let the python script work with? When a

Re: What is involved in preforming the hardware Buzz fix?

2009-04-03 Thread Xavier Cremaschi
Adam Jimerson a écrit : P.S. Is the next hardware release of the phone, if one is planned, have this fix already applied? Future revision (GTA02v7) should have the fix applied. It was supposed to be released in February, but we still are waiting for it... Xavier.

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Yogiz
Hi and thanks for your app. A working alarm clock is a high priority on the Freerunner and yours might work fine. Firstly, the ipk on the project page installed the python module into /usr/lib/python2.5 instead of 2.6. For that reason it failed the first time I ran it but after copying the

Re: Bying a Freerunner with the buzz-fix on it

2009-04-03 Thread Cédric Berger
On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 02:09, Steve Mosher st...@openmoko.com wrote: so much for my schedules.  There were some issues with ALSA states. so manufacturing got put on hold. then Chinese new year. I'll have an update shortly on A7. So as I understand these were issues not only relating to

Planning for the 1st Openmoko Munich workshop has started

2009-04-03 Thread Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller
Here is the discussion thread in German: http://freeyourphone.de/portal_v1/viewtopic.php?f=20t=1112 Topics will be about and around Openmoko. I.e. information, presentations, hands-on hacking, community building, futher developments, etc. Please register your location here:

Re: [openBmap] Version 0.2.0 released of the GSM cell, GPS logger

2009-04-03 Thread Onen
Hello, ok, thanks for the explanations. Here you go: http://www.opkg.org/package_186.html Let me know if you see errors, possible improvements, etc... Onen kimaidou wrote: Hi About the advantages of opkg.org http://opkg.org * a software dedicated website, so that I can easily know the new

The future of the Neo Freerunner

2009-04-03 Thread Thomas Bumberger
As Openmoko sacked/was left by 50% of its developers and halted the development of GTA03 i want to know your opinion on the future of the Neo. As it seems Openmoko stopped funding FSO too. Are there any official statements beside the announcement yesterday at OpenExpo.

Re: The future of the Neo Freerunner

2009-04-03 Thread Marcel
Am Friday 03 April 2009 19:39:19 schrieb Thomas Bumberger: As Openmoko sacked/was left by 50% of its developers and halted the development of GTA03 i want to know your opinion on the future of the Neo. As it seems Openmoko stopped funding FSO too. Are there any official statements beside the

Re: The future of the Neo Freerunner

2009-04-03 Thread carmen
On Fri Apr 03, 2009 at 07:39:19PM +0200, Thomas Bumberger wrote: As Openmoko sacked/was left by 50% of its developers and halted the development of GTA03 i want to know your opinion on the future of the Neo. As it seems Openmoko stopped funding FSO too. hello, are there any 3G phones which

Re: test result of battery current against display brightness and GPS power mode

2009-04-03 Thread mqy
On SHR with latest kernel of version 2.6.29-rc3, current is about 62.5 mA, 100% capacity. Here is link to the kernel: http://shr.bearstech.com/shr-unstable/images/om-gta02/uImage-2.6.28-oe1+gitr119778+9c4451ff31b937a478f3d3eabef30b71cbe12b12-r3.1-om-gta02.bin The name mismatches with actual

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Łukasz Pankowski
Yogiz yog...@gmail.com writes: Hi and thanks for your app. A working alarm clock is a high priority on the Freerunner and yours might work fine. Firstly, the ipk on the project page installed the python module into /usr/lib/python2.5 instead of 2.6. For that reason it failed the first time

Re: Graphics Performance

2009-04-03 Thread Ian Stirling
Iain B. FIndleton wrote: It appears to me that the implementation on the FR is not capable of moving an updated frame buffer in memory to the chip's video buffer, presuming they are different, without draping. Since the controller appears to be able to rescan its own video buffer without

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Marcel
Am Friday 03 April 2009 18:44:46 schrieb Yogiz: Secondly, it doesn't wake up the phone out of suspend on my SHR. When returning from suspend manually afterwards it displays the turning off alarm page and plays the sound (although very quitely). If I can get it to wake up the phone then the

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann
Am Freitag 03 April 2009 21:37:53 schrieb Łukasz Pankowski: Yogiz yog...@gmail.com writes: Hi and thanks for your app. A working alarm clock is a high priority on the Freerunner and yours might work fine. Firstly, the ipk on the project page installed the python module into

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Marcel
Am Friday 03 April 2009 22:26:14 schrieb Stefan Fröbe: On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 10:21 PM, Marcel tan...@googlemail.com wrote: Am Friday 03 April 2009 18:44:46 schrieb Yogiz: Secondly, it doesn't wake up the phone out of suspend on my SHR. When returning from suspend manually afterwards it

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Łukasz Pankowski
Klaus 'mrmoku' Kurzmann m...@mnet-online.de writes: thanks for this nice app... I added ffalarms and atd-over-fso to the shr- unstable feed :-) Nice to hear that. ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Łukasz Pankowski
Marcel tan...@googlemail.com writes: Am Friday 03 April 2009 18:44:46 schrieb Yogiz: Secondly, it doesn't wake up the phone out of suspend on my SHR. When returning from suspend manually afterwards it displays the turning off alarm page and plays the sound (although very quitely). If I can

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Łukasz Pankowski
Marcel tan...@googlemail.com writes: Here on debian it doesn't - the alarm gets triggered once I resume but not in suspended state. While the Neo's awake everything works fine. (If the system clock is set correctly *slapping himself*) Sorry, I forgotten you are on Debian. Try install

Re: ffalarms 0.2.1 and atd-over-fso (now works on SHR-testing)

2009-04-03 Thread Marcel
Am Friday 03 April 2009 23:58:58 schrieb Łukasz Pankowski: Marcel tan...@googlemail.com writes: Here on debian it doesn't - the alarm gets triggered once I resume but not in suspended state. While the Neo's awake everything works fine. (If the system clock is set correctly *slapping

[QtExtendedImproved] Which kernel?

2009-04-03 Thread Martin Bernreuther
at http://dashi-x02.karadog.net/~lihouyu/qtextended/snapbuild/qt-extended-improved-20090403/) Maybe... http://downloads.openmoko.org/distro/unstable/daily/om-gta02/20090403/uImage-2.6.28-andy-tracking+gitr6+9c4451ff31b937a478f3d3eabef30b71cbe12b12-r3-om-gta02.bin or the last stable one? Or still

Re: What is involved in preforming the hardware Buzz fix?

2009-04-03 Thread Joerg Reisenweber
Am Fr 3. April 2009 schrieb Adam Jimerson: Hi all, I am getting several complaints about the buzzing from my phone, some people are even answering my calls from my mobile number. I live in Tennessee area in the USA and a bit far to have my phone shipped to Germany for the fix party,

GSM buzz-fix party in Braunschweig, Germany

2009-04-03 Thread Fabian Killus
I'm really interested in this buzz-fix party. How is it supposed to be organized and when exactly? Beginning of may? Will I have to register somewhere? What is the location in Braunschweig? What about warranty from Openmoko? I'm thinking of going by train to Braunschweig bringing one Freerunner

Re: The future of the Neo Freerunner

2009-04-03 Thread The Rasterman
On Fri, 3 Apr 2009 14:33:10 -0400 carmen _...@whats-your.name said: On Fri Apr 03, 2009 at 07:39:19PM +0200, Thomas Bumberger wrote: As Openmoko sacked/was left by 50% of its developers and halted the development of GTA03 i want to know your opinion on the future of the Neo. As it seems

Re: which way is the easier

2009-04-03 Thread Daniel.Li
On Thu, 2009-04-02 at 20:11 +0200, roby wrote: On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 1:21 PM, Anas Alzouhbi anas@gmail.com wrote: Hello! I succeed to do the ssh with my openmoko,but the ways that I have found to arrive to build the first program are: my suggestion: use shr-testing openembedded tree.

[2008.12] gps sight with gpsd

2009-04-03 Thread Robin Paulson
i installed gps sight today and fired it up, but couldn't connect to the gps. tango was showing a good fix, so gpsd was running. i looked on the wiki page, and through some rather ambiguous writing, i surmised that gps sight implements it's own intermediary for communicating with the gps hardware.