Re: [Gta04-owner] New Phoronix article on Gta04

2012-07-04 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Tue, Jul 3, 2012 at 11:41 PM, Bob Ham wrote: I wouldn't worry too much about Phoronix. Their reporting is always sub-par. And moveover, people know their reporting is sub-par. They seem to be like a tabloid newspaper: they're not so concerned about the accuracy of their

New Phoronix article on Gta04

2012-07-03 Thread Alishams Hassam If you missed it. Sadly he doesn't make much constructive criticism; he bashes the specs but it's not as if much can be done about that now. He does mention some good things such as where it is manufactured, being able to run

Re: upgrade my freerunner

2012-06-06 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Wed, Jun 6, 2012 at 3:38 PM, Jason Cawood openm...@jasoncawood.comwrote: Does anyone have any info on where I could purchase upgrades for my freerunner? I'm unsure what you mean. What type of upgrades are you looking for? I've been trying to use it as my daily, but have found the

Re: [dfu-util] who use it for flashing FR?

2012-05-08 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Mon, May 7, 2012 at 8:37 AM, wrote: ** Of course I'm using dfu-util, are there other tools for flashing the Neo?? (: Though I mostly use dfu-util, I've found it has problems when flashing ubifs. I prefer to boot into an sdcard image and use nandwrite. MUCH

Re: question about installing android on FR

2012-01-18 Thread Alishams Hassam
From what I know, Android on the FR requires QI. Unless you have a specific reason not to use it, just go with that. Note that it has to be the QI from the AoF people as it changes the partition layout. On Wed, Jan 18, 2012 at 8:36 PM, a dehqan wrote: In The name Of Allah

Re: ubifs/NAND problem?

2012-01-15 Thread Alishams Hassam
For the record, I've never had ubifs work by flashing an image using dfu-util. I did get it to work using nandwrite though! Basically boot into your working uSD install and put your ubifs image on there. Then use nandwrite to flash it into nand (it's also much faster than dfu-util). See

Fwd: [Gta04-owner] Status GTA04 GroupTour

2011-12-29 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 2:50 AM, Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote: snip Well, we don't have a real mass market device and I think we should not even pretend to have one, in this phase. Because we are then compared to the 100 EUR Huawei Android/UMTS units where one has to

Re: Openmoko Community Survey 2011 – Results

2011-12-29 Thread Alishams Hassam
A status update to the community list every now and then would actually be really awesome and go a long way into reminding me to try it. Even just a few months ago, the latest version of Froyo was really slow and crashed more than was acceptable. On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 4:50 AM, Niels Heyvaert

[Marketing] Ideas / Plan

2011-12-29 Thread Alishams Hassam
Hello All, Firstly note that I am not a marketing expert by any means. I only wish to throw ideas out there and implement what I have time for. If there are any marketing experts on the list (heck, if you're even just interested), please speak up! The only experience you really need is the

Re: Navit for QT Moko

2011-12-19 Thread Alishams Hassam
Hehe, I don't think I've given a thank you to either of them either. It's always hard in FOSS because you don't want to forget anyone. I think the SHR folk and kernel hackers deserve lots of thanks as well! The folks who have created themes for both have always made me love the phone more, also

Re: [QtMoko] new theme: MokoFaen

2011-12-15 Thread Alishams Hassam
/qpe.conf You can also change the font size in this file. Restarting Qt Extended is required in order to view changes. Alon. On Wed, 2011-12-14 at 16:18 +, Radek Polak wrote: On Wednesday 14 December 2011 12:22:54 Alishams Hassam wrote: Have you figured out how to change the font

Re: [QtMoko] new theme: MokoFaen

2011-12-15 Thread Alishams Hassam
I don't think that's exclusive to v26. I have a FR on v37 that this was installed on with the package. Is upward/downward arrow on context menu button (next to the four verticle dots) unshaded? And the back button not complete either? On Wed, Dec 14, 2011 at 10:47 PM, alonivtsan

Re: [QtMoko] new theme: MokoFaen

2011-12-14 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 5:50 AM, Guilhem Bonnefille wrote: Hi Joif, 2011/12/12 Joif There is a new theme that I worked on: MokoFaen. Thanks for doing such job. Yes, thanks! Tested it out and it's very sexy! Have you figured out how to

Re: QtMoko v37 for GTA02

2011-12-13 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Sun, Dec 11, 2011 at 8:51 AM, Radek Polak wrote: snip Any other ideas for cool qt apps that you would like on QtMoko? You've opened the flood gates! Personally I'm dying for a native Quassel client. Launching an xserver for it is annoying when it is a QT application.

Re: QtMoko v36 - working?

2011-10-31 Thread Alishams Hassam
I have it running from nand fine. I upgraded from v35 using the v36.deb On Mon, Oct 31, 2011 at 6:03 AM, Philip Rhoades wrote: Thomas, On 2011-10-31 21:01, Thomas HOCEDEZ wrote: Joif, I used: dfu-util -a kernel -R -D uImage-v35.bin dfu-util -a rootfs -R -D

Re: QtMoko v36 - working?

2011-10-31 Thread Alishams Hassam
you do that without using dfu-util exactly? Thanks, Phil. On 2011-11-01 04:32, Alishams Hassam wrote: I have it running from nand fine. I upgraded from v35 using the v36.deb On Mon, Oct 31, 2011 at 6:03 AM, Philip Rhoades wrote: Thomas, On 2011-10-31 21:01, Thomas HOCEDEZ wrote

Re: [QTmoko] v35 usb host keyboard

2011-09-12 Thread Alishams Hassam
QWS_KEYBOARD doesn't appear to make a difference for me. I think the OP means that when you use a USB keyboard, instead of getting input to QTmoko, the input is read by tty. The commands are outputted literally ontop of qtopia, untill it repaints the screen. Any clues on how to disable the tty

[QTmoko] Quassel2go

2011-09-02 Thread Alishams Hassam
Anyone feel up to packaging this[1] for qtmoko. The regular quassel client is available in Debian but of course requires an xserver and isn't finger friendly. [1] ___ Openmoko community

Re: [Om2008.9] screen locking application?

2011-07-28 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 11:51 AM, Matthias Apitz wrote: Hello, In [Om2008.9] one locks the screen (and unlocks it) by pressing the AUX button. It seems that mine is failing due to bad contacts. Pressing the AUX let appear the lock, but releasing AUX acts as unlocking

Re: Some newbee questions about Qtmoko, navit, Vodafone GPRS and battery capacity

2011-07-17 Thread Alishams Hassam
install navit with apt-get, it will show up in QX. then ensure the option for the gps module is checked and you're good to go. On 7/17/11, Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote: Sebastian Reinhardt writes: 1. I installed navit form the zip- file, according to

Re: [QtMoko] Suggestion for an external mailing list

2011-07-13 Thread Alishams Hassam
badly isn't a word, it's poorly ;p but only grammar- I like the opinion. Especially now that Radak plans on using FSO, posts are only going to get more relevant to the community at large. The community of QTmoko is small enough now that just one general mailing list is enough. If it ever gets the

Re: [qtmoko] How to invoke speed dial ?

2011-06-21 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 7:54 PM, phifmr wrote: [snip] , | To invoke a 1-digit speed dial, press and hold for a few seconds the | key for that digit while on the home screen. To invoke a 2-digit speed | dial, press (and release) the first key, then hold the second key.

Re: free freerunner

2011-05-28 Thread Alishams Hassam
My girlfriend, a graphic designer, will use it to theme qtmoko as she really likes KDE. On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 4:41 AM, f f wrote: hi all, I have a spare openmoko neo freerunner (gta02) that's just sitting in it's box. I'd be glad to give it to somebody who

Re: 2.5 vs 3.5 jack

2011-02-16 Thread Alishams Hassam
is standard- or so I'm told :) Dmitry. ___ Openmoko community mailing list -- Alishams Hassam ___ Openmoko community

Re: Linux 2.6.38?

2011-01-20 Thread Alishams Hassam
to look at some threads on -- Alishams Hassam ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Good evening to everyone

2010-12-30 Thread Alishams Hassam
? not yet... Thanks for your time, Zbynek, Brno, Czech Republic ___ Openmoko community mailing list -- Alishams Hassam

Re: Qtmoko repos

2010-12-15 Thread Alishams Hassam
be to change to squeeze repos. I'm not thinkig about an apt-get dist-upgrade, I do this all the time and yes it's sometimes a PITA to use plain debian apps with the finger but it all usually installs and runs perfect :D -- Alishams Hassam

Re: using multiple window systems - selecting at boot

2010-05-15 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Sat, 2010-05-15 at 17:36 +1200, Robin Paulson wrote: i'm investigating changing to debian as the os for my fr. it appears i can use either qtmoko, or the shr suite of apps on top of this. if i install both, how would i go about choosing which environment (Qt/X) boots at startup? on my

Re: [QtMoko] Bug 1024

2010-04-28 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Wed, 2010-04-28 at 23:11 +0200, Gand' wrote: really ? because always doesn't seem to work, as my battery life doesn't exceed a day with QTmoko, whereas it lasts more or less 3 days with SHR ... if it's not the #1024, what else ? -- Gand' Have you been using wifi? I know for sure on

Re: qtmoko v21

2010-04-22 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Thu, 2010-04-22 at 11:57 +0200, Korosu Itai wrote: ... , but I've tried some calls and the problem is the audio volume. I can hear the other phone (low, but I can hear it) but the other person (the one not using the neo) almost can't hear me. Is there anyway to change volume in calls?

Re: QTMoko - Diffuculty trying to mount sd as USB

2010-04-14 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Wed, 2010-04-14 at 18:49 -0500, swoody wrote: Well, I've been trying my darnedest to get the sd card in my phone to mount as a USB drive. I have been Googling and trying to use this guide from the wiki to no avail:

Re: tangoGPS community development, patches (was: tangoGPS magnify patch)

2010-04-13 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Tue, 2010-04-13 at 11:43 +0200, arne anka wrote: you are definitely off topic. this list is neither to insult others at your pleasure nor to discuss issues with your project or ego. those entirely tangogps related mails are filling up my account and have nothing to do with openmoko.

Re: [QTMOKO] Dead UI

2010-03-20 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Sat, 2010-03-20 at 13:11 +0100, -= Apertum =- wrote: * Risto H. Kurppa wrote, Il 19/03/2010 22:13: Hi there! qtmoko v19, debug -kernel, qi, freerunner Most of the things were fine until noon today, when something happened. No, I didn't install anything, didn't upgrade, update,

Re: What to do with FreeRunner / Neo 1973?

2010-03-07 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Sun, 2010-03-07 at 16:20 -0800, Brolin Empey wrote: Jay Vaughan wrote: I'd really like to catch up with you guys that are getting some value out of these devices and what you're doing with them .. so how about telling us old- timers just waking up what the current 'nicest OS' for the

Re: My surplus FreeRunner score!

2010-03-05 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Thu, 2010-03-04 at 11:22 -0800, Brolin Empey wrote: Hello FreeRunners, I just bought the following for 150 USD + UPS Ground shipping to Washington from SDG Systems in Pennsylvania: * 5x GTA02A6 (4 GSM 850, 1 GSM 900) with buzzfix * 5x earphones * 5x travel cases * 5x batteries * 2x

Re: My surplus FreeRunner score!

2010-03-05 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Fri, 2010-03-05 at 08:20 -0800, Alishams Hassam wrote: On Thu, 2010-03-04 at 11:22 -0800, Brolin Empey wrote: Hello FreeRunners, I just bought the following for 150 USD + UPS Ground shipping to Washington from SDG Systems in Pennsylvania: * 5x GTA02A6 (4 GSM 850, 1 GSM 900

Re: [all] pdfviewer alternatives to epdfviewer?

2010-03-03 Thread Alishams Hassam
Depends on your distro but I've found fbreader- debian (i think shr as well) and eyepiece (when it works)- qtmoko quite good. On Wed, 2010-03-03 at 14:51 +0100, Davide Scaini wrote: The only pdfviewer i can find for fr is edfviewer, but it's not really usable... do you know any existing

FOSS GSM baseband

2010-02-19 Thread Alishams Hassam
yay, someone is working on free gsm baseband software! It is called OsmocomBB and is found here: They're not targeting the freerunner but some Calypso that is different from ours. They claim different calypsos should be easy enough to port to. My geek bone is tingling.

Re: Advance planning for SHR-Stable release party :)

2010-02-12 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Fri, 2010-02-12 at 17:57 +0530, rakshat hooja wrote: I am not very sure when SHR Stable will be released (I assume in the next 2 months) but it would be great if we could plan small SHR stable release parties across the world. Basically these would be SHR and other OM distro users (and

Re: [qtmoko] New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-02-12 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Fri, 2010-02-12 at 13:39 +0100, Patryk Benderz wrote: [cut] This is an installer-image which will flash to nand, but you can flash to nand using dfu-util by flashing the files 'kernel.img' (== uImage) and 'rootfs.img' (== jffs2). Ghislain And which of files is kernel with nodebug?

Re: QtMoko v19

2010-02-05 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Fri, 2010-02-05 at 16:17 +0200, Margo wrote: If I use the nodebug kernel I can't boot with qi (I use qi installed by qtmoko v16d installer). It just vibrates once and flashes the red led but doesn't start to boot. But it does boot if I boot it with u-boot from NOR. But with the debug

Re: [Debian] installed on uSD ext3 using uboot

2010-01-20 Thread Alishams Hassam
On Wed, 2010-01-20 at 15:31 -0800, Joif wrote: I'm no more sure that there is a problem with QtMoko and the uSD, maybe the problem is only the SD. Now I'm unable to boot debian from SD receiving the error posted in the previus post and I don't know why. :( If there is no specific reason to

RE: [QTEXTENDED] Very loud noise on (some) incoming calls

2008-12-01 Thread Alishams Hassam
I have this issue every so often as well. The weird thing is when the loud noise happens, the speaker phone is active as well (I didn't activate it, it answers with the speaker). Date: Tue, 2 Dec 2008 12:25:52 +1300 From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Subject: Re:

Re: [QtExtended] Best 4.4.2 image?

2008-11-19 Thread Alishams Hassam
I have been using qtextended with mwester's kernel as a daily phone. Using even the unstable kernel, ontop of daily phone features (making and receiving calls, txt msgs, caller id, contacts off sim) it also suspends/resumes perfect, can play mp3's with the media player (using the headphones as

RE: FDOM -- Gestures program not working?

2008-09-17 Thread Alishams Hassam
you have to start the gestures daemon manually. If you are connecting through ssh DISPLAY=:0 /etc/init.d/gesl start If you are typing it on the phone you can omit DISPLAY=:0 See the wiki page for more info. From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2008