Re: Any distro with working calls?

2009-07-20 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
As of last week there is a new release of android available at koolu: stable, polished, also the battery issue seems to have been solved. greetings ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: hackable:1 - new release

2009-05-05 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
All very nice!!! Is there a list of FR adapted (i.e. fingerfriendly) applications? If yes I can answer th next question myself: - a music player that works - an alarm that also works who can help? Eildert ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Slashdotted

2009-04-07 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Tuesday 07 April 2009, wrote: I may sound old, but I think that the FR hardware (as well as the n810 hardware for that matter) is more than enough, and the inovation must now comes from the software part. The phone downsides are not in the hardware, so let's settle

Re: Freerunner GSM Buzz fix, warranty and hopes...

2009-03-04 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Wednesday 04 March 2009, Leonti Bielski wrote: The legality of DOA (Dead On Arrival) warranty depends on country of sale. In USA it's totally legal. In Poland 1 year minimum warranty has to be added. Don't know about other EU countries. All of the issues were described on the official

No Sound on calls

2009-01-31 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
dear List as of lately, the FR has no sound when making phone calls which may be considered a slight disadvantage. Wenn called the FR rings nicely but then everything is dead: no sound. Likewise, when calling someone, nothing can be heard, not the ringing and after the connection is established

Re: Dead Neo 1973 - drained battery

2009-01-23 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Friday 23 January 2009, wrote: Any way I can ressusitate this device ? you may need to get a charged battery for instance from a Nokia lc5 or lc6. Did it for me (nothing else worked). Once you have the FR booted you can hook it up to power, replace the battery

Re: Dead FR: does not boot IT NOW DOES

2009-01-22 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Just to update all of you: meanwhile the FR is alive again. None of tricks mentioned here cut, except replacing the apparently totally drained battery with that from a compatible Nokia phone. After booting I connected my FR to power and exchanged the batteries agaian and charging went ahead as

Re: Dead FR: does not boot IT NOW DOES

2009-01-22 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Thursday 22 January 2009, Peter Nijs wrote: Borrowing a nokia battery isn't difficult, but it's not good pr for the freerunner tho. I would tend to agree ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Android open sourced

2008-11-04 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Tuesday 04 November 2008, Cédric Berger wrote: my u-boot is about 3 weeks old as I can remember... ok, that may be the (a) difference Eildert ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Android open sourced

2008-11-04 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Tuesday 04 November 2008, Denis Galvão wrote: Could you send us your u-boot version? its todays download from the daily build: gta02v5_and_up-u-boot.bin 04-Nov-2008 01:46 211K what about the lowlevel? gta02v5_and_up-lowlevel.bin 04-Nov-2008 01:46 308 Eildert

Re: Android open sourced

2008-11-04 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
black screen, with and without SIM card. Cedrid, what did you do to get it going? This is a FR, first batch. ___ Openmoko community mailing list

New Rasterman Image...

2008-10-07 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Raster's keyboard is nice! So I tried his Image and installed fso as a phone stack. Further I like tangoGPS and also installed it together with fso-gpsd. However, tangoGPS does not show up on the desktop. Any ideas? Further, on booting zhone comes up without the illume desktop. Only issueing

Re: Fitting full-body InvisibleShield - order of application?

2008-08-12 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Tuesday 12 August 2008, Stroller wrote: Hi there, I'm sure someone posted a week or two ago a suggestion to do certain sections first when fitting the full-body InvisibleShield, because they said it's easier that way. I had to repeatedly hard reset the FR by ripping out the battery. How

/framework/milestone2/updates/om-gta02 empty?

2008-08-06 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
After trying FSO and installing distro-feed-configs_1.0-r0_om-gta02.ipk I did a opkg update and upgrade, without any effect. When looking at /framework/milestone2/updates/om-gta02 : no wonder, it is empty. Will there be no daily update? or is this just not the right URL? greetings Eildert

FSO adding packages

2008-08-06 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Hello Folks are there any other packages, that can be installed in FSO or is all there is in openmoko-fso-image-glibc-ipk--20080729-om-gta02.rootfs.jffs2.summary ? Further: gps does not seem to be working . Is there a was to switch off/on services like GSM/GPS/BT? greetings Eildert

Re: FSO adding packages

2008-08-06 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Wednesday 06 August 2008, Valerio Valerio wrote: ps is working in my NEO with the openmoko-fso-image-glibc-ipk--20080729-om-gta02.rootfs.jffs2.summary. I can get a fix in tangoGPS and I also can see some informations in the zhone gps UI. did you start something? like the gps daemon or

Re: FSO adding packages

2008-08-06 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Wednesday 06 August 2008, Stefan Schmidt wrote: No need. The framework takes care about enabling it when the first app starts to use it and turns it off when the last app stops using it. This is nice! But I am not getting a fix, tangoGPS is just dead. Valério asked the question if the

Bus Error

2008-07-28 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
During a opkg upgrade apparently the network connection stopped because the FR fell asleep (my rendition of what happened). After booting everything was fine, except that I cannot connect anymore to the FR through USB. If usb0 gets uped through ifconfig, I get the same: bus error Any idea of


2008-07-27 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Sunday 27 July 2008, David Pottage wrote: /rant I second this. I have tried twice to start a response On a separate note, does anyone know where in the filing system the received messages are stored, as I would like to write a script to parse them. Grepping the entire filing

Re: Reason for GPS problems found!

2008-07-16 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Wednesday 16 July 2008, Kyle Gordon wrote: Yay! Good news! If that is the case, then it's an amazing turnaround time. The OM guys really do know what commitment to the job is :-D Indeed! just pulled down the latest image 10 min ago and got a fix after 3 minutes. Such turn around times are

Re: Reason for GPS problems found!

2008-07-16 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Wednesday 16 July 2008, Jay Vaughan wrote: If you can't understand why people would be frustrated to learn that   something as simple as testing GPS with the SD Card in the phone   hasn't been done, then you shouldn't be selling hardware. Jay, please, cool it! How often do you want to

Re: Reason for GPS problems found!

2008-07-15 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Yes, TTFF less than 2min with the SD card removed. E ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: dfu-util problems

2008-07-13 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
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cannot SMS

2008-07-12 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Hi Folks after a dist upgrade via the sms applications seems to start and die right away. When started in the konsole it tell us that it dies with a seg fault at an attempt to to allocate a widget with width and height of -11 anyone have an idea of

Re: Which image

2008-07-03 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Thursday 03 July 2008, Andy Selby wrote: I get the impression that only qtopia has daily builds, is that correct? No, ASU has it too If wee want to use ASU the most recent is the one from 2.) i.e. May 20? Try here Is this

opkg not going anywhere

2008-07-01 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0 collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000 RX bytes:39202 (38.2 KiB) TX bytes:36986 (36.1 KiB) I must be missing something, any ideas what? greetings Eildert -- Eildert Groeneveld === Institute of Farm Animal

Which image

2008-06-30 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Hello Folks so here it is the nice black box. It does boot and it could even connect to the Vodaphone network and got the LL phone ringing. great! But what now? The applications look rather skinny. What would be the best image to use currently. Is the FSO an option? Any advice? greetings

Re: My second battery life test with the freerunner in standby

2008-05-29 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Hei Folks can someone enlighten me on this issue of battery life: it seems that the freerunner stayed alive for 16 hours and everyone seems exited. My little crappy Motorala stays alive for days if it is not used to make calls. How does this relate? Are we waiting for suspend to work? or shall

QEMU slooooow

2008-04-22 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Hi List just wondering if everyone else is suffering from a veeey slow operation in qemu openmoko. First it takes 10 minutes too boot and then trying the applications like calendar or entering telephon numbers is so slow that I never got past one entry. As I have not really seen any

Re: which applications are usable

2008-04-18 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Friday 18 April 2008, Tim Shannon wrote: I love that the terminal is one of the requisite applications.  This is definitely a phone I'm looking forward to. Indeed, just imagine running vi on a phone!! The ultimate! Eildert ___ Openmoko community

which applications are usable

2008-04-17 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
Hello List with the Freerunner approaching I wonder which applications are currently in a usable status? Apparently, Steve's managed to make a phone call. What about SMS or addressbook? Is there a list somewhere? or does the current qemu download give an impression (its so slow its not really

Re: Are there any applications?

2007-06-07 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
On Thursday 07 June 2007, Steven ** wrote: You should be aware of them. Check the wiki: -Steven Indeed, the only problem is that progress is hard to see, most of this was already there when was brought up. With a release date this year

Are there any applications?

2007-06-06 Thread Eildert Groeneveld
dear list, with a scheduled delivery date in 2007 I am a wondering what is going on in terms of software development. If this is at all realistic, the applications should be operational now. Instead, we read about the UI and its framework which sounds rather basic to me. But perhaps there is a