Re: Some questions about TangoGPS

2010-01-19 Thread Noel
On 1/18/10, Helge Hafting helge.haft...@hist.no wrote: Noel wrote: I'm the only one who sees the **big** advantage of navit over tangogps, as being able to work **offline**, with very-easy-to-get maps? Download all the maps you need once when you're online. Tangogps will work fine offline

Re: Freerunner can now play Ogg video

2010-01-19 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
Sebastian Reichel elektra...@gmail.com writes: I was talking about putting the tremor mplayer into pkg-fso. Ah yes, that is surely useful. And if it is already heading unstable I think pkg-fso would be nice way get some testing done before it hits unstable. Assuming of course that you have the

Re: using FSO to controll secondary phone?

2010-01-19 Thread Frederik Sdun
if you want to remote control your freerunner over dbus you can use gabriel [1] which is a dbus proxy over ssh. if you want to forward you serial connection over tcp you can use a forwarder written by alphaone [2]. I think if you want to expose you modem over a bluetooth connection, some extra

Re: Freerunner can now play Ogg video

2010-01-19 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
c_c cchan...@yahoo.com writes: I'm using timo's .29 faster kernel. I had the gsm not registering with this kernel using fso-abyss. Somehow, in my case (though I've has #1024 and buzz fix applied) using gsm0710muxd always works. Abyss developers (Mickey?) might want to see strace of

Re: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-19 Thread Helge Hafting
David Garabana Barro wrote: On Monday 18 January 2010 16:52:11 Helge Hafting wrote: [...] Too bad this kernel didn't work, it seemed very interesting. I don't know what is causing gsm to not register, but it's not kernel, for sure. It may be some kind of race condition in the SHR

Re: Wikipage with FOSDEM 2010 visitors

2010-01-19 Thread Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller
Just 4 Freerunners going to FOSDEM? Am 18.01.2010 um 08:21 schrieb Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller: Hi all, I will attend FOSDEM 2010 and give a talk about experiments with GNUstep running on the Freerunner. Here is the schedule:

Re: [debian/fso] how to enable wlan again?

2010-01-19 Thread Timo Jyrinki
2010/1/16 arne anka openm...@ginguppin.de: qdbus --system org.freesmartphone.ousaged /org/freesmartphone/Usage org.freesmartphone.Usage.SetResourcePolicy WiFi enabled lindi found out that the new kernel is too fast which randomly fails the ar6000 initialization:

Re: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-19 Thread Sebastian Reichel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 09:28:10AM +0100, Helge Hafting wrote: David Garabana Barro wrote: On Monday 18 January 2010 16:52:11 Helge Hafting wrote: [...] Too bad this kernel didn't work, it seemed very interesting. I don't know what is causing gsm to not register, but it's not kernel,

Re: Freerunner can now play Ogg video

2010-01-19 Thread Sebastian Reichel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 10:25:46AM +0200, Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote: Sebastian Reichel elektra...@gmail.com writes: I was talking about putting the tremor mplayer into pkg-fso. Ah yes, that is surely useful. And if it is already heading unstable I think pkg-fso would be nice way get some

Re: Freerunner can now play Ogg video

2010-01-19 Thread Neil Jerram
2010/1/19 c_c cchan...@yahoo.com: Hi,  I'm using timo's .29 faster kernel. I had the gsm not registering with this kernel using fso-abyss. Somehow, in my case (though I've has #1024 and buzz fix applied) using gsm0710muxd always works. That is consistent with my experience. I haven't yet

Re: [QtMoko] How to update TangoGPS maps?

2010-01-19 Thread Francesco de Virgilio
2010/1/18 arne anka openm...@ginguppin.de: you can simply do dpkg -i foo.ipk neo:~# dpkg -i yaouh_0.5.1.4_all.opk Selecting previously deselected package yaouh. (Reading database ... 15461 files and directories currently installed.) Unpacking yaouh (from yaouh_0.5.1.4_all.opk) ... dpkg:

Re: [QtMoko] How to update TangoGPS maps?

2010-01-19 Thread Neil Jerram
2010/1/19 Francesco de Virgilio fradev...@gmail.com: neo:~# dpkg -i yaouh_0.5.1.4_all.opk Selecting previously deselected package yaouh. (Reading database ... 15461 files and directories currently installed.) Unpacking yaouh (from yaouh_0.5.1.4_all.opk) ... dpkg: dependency problems prevent

Re: Wikipage with FOSDEM 2010 visitors

2010-01-19 Thread Jon Phillips
I'll be there :) On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 9:53 PM, Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller h...@computer.org wrote: Just 4 Freerunners going to FOSDEM? Am 18.01.2010 um 08:21 schrieb Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller: Hi all, I will attend FOSDEM 2010 and give a talk about experiments with GNUstep running on the

Re: [QtMoko] Building QtMoko failed

2010-01-19 Thread Radek Polak
Yann SLADEK wrote: Btw Radek, which files should I send ? ts files or qm files ? Regards, Yann Important are the ts files. Maybe if you could send it as patch or somehow preserve the directory structure it would be best. Regards Radek ___

Re: Freerunner can now play Ogg video

2010-01-19 Thread arne anka
I'm using timo's .29 faster kernel. I had the gsm not registering with this kernel using fso-abyss. Somehow, in my case (though I've has #1024 and buzz fix applied) using gsm0710muxd always works. fso-abyss is very temperamental - but sometimes starts working all of a sudden. no such

OT: Re: gender-neutral English usage

2010-01-19 Thread arne anka
AFAIK, German has a neutral gender in addition to masculine and feminine, but I know even less about German than Spanish. german neutral pronoun es is very similar to english it (and not only etymologically), ie it is only used for nouns not being either mal or female (and diminutives like

Re: [QtMoko] How to update TangoGPS maps?

2010-01-19 Thread arne anka
neo:~# dpkg -i yaouh_0.5.1.4_all.opk Selecting previously deselected package yaouh. (Reading database ... 15461 files and directories currently installed.) Unpacking yaouh (from yaouh_0.5.1.4_all.opk) ... dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of yaouh: yaouh depends on

RE: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-19 Thread Niels Heyvaert
It may be some kind of race condition in the SHR software, that gets trigged much more often with the faster kernel. We found this race condition in Debian, too - even before using a faster kernel by lowering the framework's log_level. So it appears the symptoms have been tracked:

[Debian] installer:E: Could not find the following binaries: ar and few questions

2010-01-19 Thread Joif
I tried today to install Debian on uSD following the instructions on the wiki but I received an error after typing the ./install.sh command: # [options] ./install [options] all # E: Could not find the following binaries: ar But in the debian repository there are no packages named ar, maybe ara?

Re: [Debian] installer:E: Could not find the following binaries: ar and few questions

2010-01-19 Thread Timo Juhani Lindfors
Joif fdvj...@vodafone.it writes: # E: Could not find the following binaries: ar But in the debian repository there are no packages named ar, maybe ara? If so, a correction of the install script is needed. apt-file search bin/ar shows that ar is part of the binutils package. However the

Re: [Debian] installer:E: Could not find the following binaries: ar and few questions

2010-01-19 Thread Joif
Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote: Joif fdvj...@vodafone.it writes: # E: Could not find the following binaries: ar But in the debian repository there are no packages named ar, maybe ara? If so, a correction of the install script is needed. apt-file search bin/ar shows that ar is part of

Re: [Debian] installer:E: Could not find the following binaries: ar and few questions

2010-01-19 Thread arne anka
What distro are you using that has no ar? I'm using QtMoko v16b unmodified image, i guess? as last resort you may fetch the binutils armel package from any debian repository and extract ar from it on another computer. according to ldd on my x86 right now it needs $ ldd /usr/bin/ar

Change orientation of X desktop on QT Extended distro ?

2010-01-19 Thread Vincèn
Hi, I'm using QT Extended OS firmware 4.4.3 Radek version on my Neo and want to use X desktop on it. I tried to add that option: Option Rotateright in xorg.conf file but not success :( An idea how to do that ? Thanks in advance for any tips, infos, help... Vincèn -- View

Re: OT: Re: gender-neutral English usage

2010-01-19 Thread omcomali . rhn
On Tue, 19 Jan 2010 12:14:43 +0100 arne anka openm...@ginguppin.de wrote: AFAIK, German has a neutral gender in addition to masculine and feminine, but I know even less about German than Spanish. german neutral pronoun es is very similar to english it (and not only etymologically), ie

[wikireader] Rudimentary support for several wikis

2010-01-19 Thread Tom Bachmann
I now registered to the list, since unregistered didn't seem to come through and c...@thewikireader doesn't seem to respond. Possibly you might recive this message more than once. Original Message Subject: [wikireader] Rudimentary support for several wikis Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010

Re: OT: Re: gender-neutral English usage

2010-01-19 Thread Atilla Filiz
Something I love about Turkish language, almost nothing is gender specific, and it is hard to be so. The only common gender specific words are the ones describing family relations. We have very precise words for sister of father or so but as I said, gender is irrelevant for the rest. In German,

Re: OT: Re: gender-neutral English usage

2010-01-19 Thread Margo
2010/1/19 omcomali@porcupinefactory.org: I know for sure that Estonian language has a gender-neutral pronoun. In exchange, it doesn't have any gender-specific pronouns, what I find strange, being used to Polish, in which you can't virtually say anything without being gender-specific.

Re: [Debian] installer:E: Could not find the following binaries: ar and few questions

2010-01-19 Thread Joif
ok installing binutils did the trick but now I received another error: - *** * WARNING * *** This will destroy all the data on the microSD card!!! Press any key within 5 seconds to quit read: 1: Illegal option -t * Clearing MBR of

[H:1] Update

2010-01-19 Thread David Garabana Barro
Hi, everyone :) I'm just trying latest hackable:1 image, and I wonder... Is it ok to update hackable:1 r5 using apt? signature.asc Description: This is a digitally signed message part. ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: OT: Re: gender-neutral English usage

2010-01-19 Thread Neil Jerram
2010/1/19 Margo keegiv...@gmail.com: So if someone says something about one certain person and you don't know who is he/she talking about and if that person is male or female, then you can ask who are they?? Hmm, I'm not sure. I think I'd say who is that?. Neil

Re: OT: Re: gender-neutral English usage

2010-01-19 Thread arne anka
And I can't see the need for gender-specific pronouns at all. well, since a lot of (most?) languages have those, there's certainly a need for that :-) So if someone says something about one certain person and you don't know who is he/she talking about and if that person is male or female,

[Wikireader]Idea for wikireader color

2010-01-19 Thread Suco
I know that for having a wikireader with photos and draws there are some problems with copyrights and licenses, but imagine you have a system like the one on the video... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oJ4gnOltZqE ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: [H:1] Update

2010-01-19 Thread David Wagner
David Garabana Barro a écrit : Hi, everyone :) I'm just trying latest hackable:1 image, and I wonder... Is it ok to update hackable:1 r5 using apt? Hi yes, you can update the rev5 (make sure, in sources.list, that you are using the rev5 repositories and not the dailies) ; dist-upgrading

Re: OT: Re: gender-neutral English usage

2010-01-19 Thread Fabian Schölzel
On Tuesday 19. January 2010 17:55:18, arne anka anka wrote: well, since a lot of (most?) languages have those, there's certainly a need for that :-) And only the most important words have the privilege to have two or more genders. In Germany, it's the almighty Joghurt. It's allowed to use all

Re: Community action required: Wikipage with FOSDEM 2010 activities and attendants

2010-01-19 Thread Rui Miguel Silva Seabra
Will you do #1024 bug fixing @ FOSDEM? How much would you charge for it? BTW, same question for other companies who will show up :) Rui Em 18-01-2010 07:21, Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller escreveu: Hi all, I will attend FOSDEM 2010 and give a talk about experiments with GNUstep running on the

Re: elm_browser initial release

2010-01-19 Thread Rui Miguel Silva Seabra
Em 14-01-2010 04:24, c_c escreveu: Michael Smith-5 wrote: If you want bookmarks then keep them on a server somewhere as a list of links. I was thinking of adding those to a sqlite db. Fast, simple, efficient. I keep my bookmarks as a html page (firefox bookmarks.html) and browse to

Re: [Community Updates] 2010-01-14 released

2010-01-19 Thread Rui Miguel Silva Seabra
Em 15-01-2010 17:40, Patryk Benderz escreveu: Hello everybody, Recent Community Update is out. Take a look at News link in Community box on wiki pages to read it. For your convenience here is direct link: http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Community_Updates/2010-01-14 and contribute to the new

Re: [debian/shr apps] conatcts app crashes with full addressbook w/o any error message

2010-01-19 Thread arne anka
shh freerunner $ export DISPLAY=:0.0 $ gdb phoneuid # run # bt here's what i get when starting phoneui-contacts. besides the actual crash there seems to be an issue with the log file -- i don't find where it is defined, but it is set to /var/log/phoneuid.log ... and per default

[debian/shr apps] call list?

2010-01-19 Thread arne anka
the new package brought the shr idle screen which shows XX calls and YY sms -- that reminds of onen question: sms do i see with the messages app, but where do i see the calls? ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: [debian/shr apps] call list?

2010-01-19 Thread Al Johnson
On Tuesday 19 January 2010, arne anka wrote: the new package brought the shr idle screen which shows XX calls and YY sms -- that reminds of onen question: sms do i see with the messages app, but where do i see the calls? in shr it would be phonelog, packaged as pyphonelog, or the phonelog in

Re: [debian/shr apps] conatcts app crashes with full addressbook w/o any error message

2010-01-19 Thread Sebastian Reichel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 11:14:16PM +0100, arne anka wrote: shh freerunner $ export DISPLAY=:0.0 $ gdb phoneuid # run # bt here's what i get when starting phoneui-contacts. besides the actual crash there seems to be an issue with the log file -- i don't find where it is defined,

Re: [debian/shr apps] call list?

2010-01-19 Thread Sebastian Reichel
On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 11:21:55PM +0100, arne anka wrote: the new package brought the shr idle screen which shows XX calls and YY sms -- that reminds of onen question: sms do i see with the messages app, but where do i see the calls? Try pyphonelog, it reads the call history from opimd. --

Re: Community action required: Wikipage with FOSDEM 2010 activities and attendants

2010-01-19 Thread Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller
Am 19.01.2010 um 21:25 schrieb Rui Miguel Silva Seabra: Will you do #1024 bug fixing @ FOSDEM? How much would you charge for it? Unfortunately no. We do not do it ourselves but by a professional company that is specialized in SMD soldering and rework. So we are not able to carry

debian/fso on freerunner

2010-01-19 Thread Yoric Kotchukov
Hello! Sorry my bad English. Tell me please, I understand that debian lags behind the progress? Old frameworkd etc, the old kernel without the new drivers for glamo, just zhone updated ... Even I look at leading figures debian pass programs shr))) Hope dies last))) - Thank you for your

Re: FOSDEM2010

2010-01-19 Thread Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller
We now have two FOSDEM pages and I have merged them both a little... http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/FOSDEM_2010 http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Fosdem_2010 Sorry for the confusion created by this move. Nevertheless, please add yourself to the list if you visit FOSDEM. Am 27.10.2009 um 18:12