wifi

2008-07-20 Thread Charles Hill
After two days of fighting with WPA2-PSK and getting nowhere, I figured
something out.

My WAP doesn't broadcast the SSID.  Normally, this isn't a problem as I
specify the SSID in the wpa_supplicant.conf file.  But when I turned ON
broadcast of SSID, I connected immediately and it even properly updated my
resolv.conf file.

So, if you're having problems connecting with WiFi, make sure you are
broadcasting your SSID.

 Charles
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Re: community Digest, Vol 88, Issue 164

2008-07-29 Thread Charles Hill
I am using the phone for daily use and do not have problems with placing or
receiving calls, nor sending or receiving SMS messages.

 Charles

On Sun, Jul 20, 2008 at 3:27 PM, david pais [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

 is this phone usable for daily light phone use (about 30-60 min/ day) or
 have the audio problems not been solved?


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 1. Re: Import Contacts (Roland Mas)
 2. Re: Special Letters? (doron)
 3. Re: Another Question - Kernel Headers (Andy Green)
 4. RE: AW: RE: unable to start up freerunner after
  batterie was
full down (steve)
 5. Re: Another Question - Kernel Headers (Joseph Reeves)
 6. RE: Can you help the Openmoko booth at Linuxworld,
  August
4-7,in SanFrancisco? (steve)
 7. Re: USB connector not Mini-AB? (Tobias Diedrich)
 8. Re: Import Contacts (Jeffrey Ratcliffe)
 9. Re: Another Question - Kernel Headers (arne
  anka)Jeffrey Ratcliffe, 2008-07-20 20:13:29 +0200 :
 
   I have the same problem, and additionally, the dump
  option runs
   without error, but also without output.
 
  I just tried again, and I managed to get these symptoms
  when running
  the script too soon after a boot.  The second run went on
  fine.  Maybe
  something needs the daemon to be started, and it's not
  started
  initially...
 
  Roland.
  --
  Roland Mas
 
  Au royaume des aveugles, il y a des borgnes à ne pas
  dépasser.
-- in Soeur Marie-Thérèse des Batignolles
  (Maëster)Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) wrote:
 
   On Sun, 20 Jul 2008 16:18:37 +0200 Roland Mas
  [EMAIL PROTECTED] babbled:
  
  
   arne anka, 2008-07-20 16:01:34 +0200 :
  
  
   sadly enough i currently have no clue what
  causes the lack of
   anything non-ascii, would have expected he fr
  to be unicode driven.
  
   I think it is Unicode driven.  My contacts have
  some non-ascii
   characters in their names, and they display just
  fine.  I guess the
   problem is mostly the input method.
  
  
   in ASU (not in current .dev build though, but in SVN
  for illume) the keyboard
   layout is customisable via a config file and can
  produce any keystroke that x
   is capable of (so it can produce ä, ó, ñ, ø etc.)
  but i don't have a layout
   that has every one of these in it currently, but
  it's a simple text file to put
   in a directory (.kbd file). for now it has 3 layouts,
  simply letters-only
   qwerty, numeric that covers the other keys
  (numbers, symbols) and a few
   accented chars, and a full qwerty layout (ok it is
  missing F1-F12, Pause/Break
   and PrtSc/SysRq but ... if u really want u can try
  cram them in somehow...). i
   will add anther key layout for intl chars
  (accented ones etc.).
  
   in the end i imagine people might do custom layouts
  for a language (eg german
   would only have ä, ö, ü and ß). romainian some
  other set, danish another set.
   etc. nice simple text files for everyone to enjoy :)
  this should allo for a
   greek and russian layout too, katakana/hragana,
  hangul, thai, ... anything
   really. but right now right-to-left languages wont
  work (well)
   (arabic/farsi/hebrew). unfortunatly that is really
  near the bottom of my list...
  
  
  I am using the 2007.2 ( and the qtopia image, from SD card)
  image and I
  am using Hebrew in my FreeRunner (include right - to -left)
  read and write.
 
  in the qtopia image I can read Hebrew SMS massages
  (right-to- left) but
  I didn't try to change / re-map the keyboard to Hebrew
  .
 
  works fine for me.
 
  - doron
 
 
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  Somebody in the thread at some point said:
  | http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Debian
  |
  | ?
 
  Awesome, nobody ever mentioned this marvel... got to give
  this a try
  tonight!
 
  - -Andy
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   Micheal jump started my battery in about 2 seconds. It was
  a Young
  Frankenstein momement!
   Without the sparks or pretty assistents. Anyways, my
  reanimated battery
  still works fine.
 
   Anecdotal I know.