Re: WikiReader / PDF, TXT or HTML?

2010-09-29 Thread Ian Stephen
Patryk Benderz writes: I ain't no clue, but would be nice to have *nix ManReader :) Very often Wikipedia (so I assume WikiReader) has pages on most of the *nix utilities. Not quite a ManReader, but close. IanS ___ Openmoko

Bluetooth fail (poll?)

2010-01-23 Thread Ian Stephen
The jurisdiction where I reside recently implemented a law banning handheld devices while driving. I bought a Jabra BT125 because someone reported success with it and the Freerunner. I've gone over the SHR manual web page and the manually using bluetooth page and everything else Google could

Re: Quick e-mail poll: Still using your Freerunner?

2009-12-30 Thread Ian Stephen
Quoting Risto H. Kurppa Do you use FR as your daily/primary phone? Do you use FR as your primary PDA? What distribution you run most of the time? Yes No SHR ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Is a FreeRunner sufficient for me?

2009-06-27 Thread Ian Stephen
Quoting abatrour Hey, I live in the lower mainland as well. I have om2009 installed and I can send and receive text messages just fine. I don't do actual calls yet because I don't have the buzzfix, FYI (in case you weren't aware) you can get the buzz fix from SDG Systems

Re: Android call volume still an issue ?

2009-05-24 Thread Ian Stephen
Quoting Chris Samuel I'm pondering trying out Android on my FR but was worried by some of the comments on the Wiki about very low volume during voice calls - is that still an issue with the latest builds ? I am using Koolu's beta 6 release and call volume is no more quiet

Re: External battery charger

2008-12-31 Thread Ian Stephen
Quoting Jan Henkins Hello all, Hope somebody can help: I perpetrated the cardinal sin to let my FR battery run completely empty, snip In the meantime, is there any (non-destructive) way to coax the FR into life with the flat battery, so that I can charge it? What

Re: GTA03 - buttons or touchscreen

2008-10-25 Thread Ian Stephen
Quoting JW [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Ok Community, vote and tell OM what you want for the next phone 1) touchscreen (no qwerty buttons) - freerunner, HTC Orbit, iphone 2) qwerty keyboard and tracker ball - blackberry curve 3) combination touchscreen plus qwerty - G1 In order of preference;

Re: New Rasterman Image...

2008-10-02 Thread Ian Stephen
Quoting Joel Newkirk [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Wed, 1 Oct 2008 20:32:34 -0600, Ori Pessach [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have a question about the predictive keyboard shown in one of those movies snip --Ori Pessach Intended, you just have to understand what it's doing. Unlike T9 and

Re: QTopia and WiFi

2008-08-16 Thread Ian Stephen
On August 15, 2008, C├ędric Berger wrote: On Fri, Aug 15, 2008 at 20:22, Jim Morris [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Anyway bottom line is does work. Thanks, I'll try again Well I manage to have it say connected, but have no network access... will keep trying I also have to try other settings

usb charging rates

2008-08-11 Thread Ian Stephen
Charging my Freerunner on a dual boot laptop. Freerunner is running Qtopia from microSD card. Under Windows XP, on Freerunner cat sys/devices/platform/s3c2440-i2c/i2c-adapter/i2c-0/0-0073/charger_type reports host/500mA usb mode 100mA But under Ubuntu it reports host/500mA usb mode 500mA Ran

Re: Linux PDA with wifi?

2008-05-31 Thread Ian Stephen
On May 31, 2008, Mike wrote: If I wanted a PDA the runs linux and has wifi, and gets good battery life, any suggestions? I've got a Nokia N800. Much less expensive than the N810, but 810 has some things 800 doesn't. Battery life is from 1 day to 1 week or so depending on how I'm using it.