Re: Android open sourced

2008-10-22 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Rui Miguel Silva Seabra wrote: On Tue, Oct 21, 2008 at 07:43:00PM -0600, Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson wrote: people who I do not have their number memorized and it is almost impossible to text via finger on 200x.x. I would love to see a good keyboard, reliable SMS and phone calls

Re: [Debian] installer script

2008-10-21 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Matthew Lane wrote: Hey all, I'm trying to install Debian on the freerunner using the install.sh script. I keep getting stuck at Calling ioctl() to re-read partition table. and then my script exits. I've tried individually installing, but after the install step the script fails to

Re: [FDOM] charging problem?

2008-10-21 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Matthew Lane wrote: I'm running FDOM and I'm trying to charge off the wall charger, but my AUX light doesn't light up, and my battery meter doesn't change to the bolt; essentially my phone won't charge. It will, however, charge from the computer. Is this a known issue? Also, I have

Re: consider buying Neo Freerunner

2008-10-21 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
William Kenworthy wrote: No, you are in the vast majority I think - those who can reliably make phone and sms calls are in the minority - if they even exist. BillK ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: [Debian] installer script

2008-10-21 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Matthew Lane wrote: No, I have not tried the 512mb card (it's at home and I'm at college). I'm not sure how to do what you're talking about arne, but you're suggesting that I can install a base system and put Debian on that? Can you point me in the correct direction? He was saying if

Re: Android open sourced

2008-10-21 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Jim Morris wrote: Cédric Berger wrote: Here we are http://google-opensource.blogspot.com/2008/10/android-open-source-cell-phone.html time to port to Neo ! Maybe we should setup a Neo branch on Androids GIT, and start to collaborate on the port? Anyone else interested?

Re: Google Android on Neo Freerunner?

2008-10-21 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Jake Beard wrote: Hi, this is my first post to the list. Now that Google has released the source code of Android, are there any plans to port it to the Neo Freerunner? Thanks, Jake ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Android open sourced

2008-10-21 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Sam Kuper wrote: 2008/10/21 The Rasterman Carsten Haitzler [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] you'd probably need to port androids display system to run under x11. ie a android window/surface == x11 window. also emulate any other things via icccm/netwm etc.

Re: consider buying Neo Freerunner

2008-10-20 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Not everyone has those problems, I experienced those problems only a couple times myself but not every call. I actually use mine daily and rarely switch back to my old phone. Only on days where battery life is crucial (such as long road trips without a car charger) although even that is rare

Re: numptyphisics

2008-10-08 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Previdi Roberto wrote: Hello community. I have a non technical but important question: is there a way to reset a screen of the numptyphisics game when you have filled it with heavy rocks and there is no more chance to put the red in the yellow or viceversa? A secondary question is: is

Re: gsmhandset state file to test

2008-10-02 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
David Samblas wrote: Hi there on of our colleges[1] of the spanish list has provided us with an gsmhanset state file that solves low volume on call reciver , I have barelly tested it alone with a phone en each ear :). I will test it further along the day and post the results, any one else

Re: [debian] Top bar does not appear

2008-10-02 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Denis Galvão wrote: On 02/10/2008, at 16:53, arne anka wrote: no. but fso has it's own life independent of debian -- otoh debian on fr makes only sense when using fso. So, the FSO are a bunch o deb packages for Debian to communicate with the Dbus. Right? well, it _is_

Re: dead battery

2008-10-02 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Vince M. Clark wrote: No it is definitely the power button (the round one below the usb plug) staying lit red. I'm running the FSO image. - Original Message - From: Angus Ainslie [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: List for Openmoko community discussion community@lists.openmoko.org Sent:

Re: dead battery

2008-09-30 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Vince M. Clark wrote: My battery is completely drained so I cannot boot to charge it. The following thread offered three possible solutions: http://n2.nabble.com/Can%27t-boot-Freerunner-without-battery---Was:-Re:-unable-to-start-up-freerunner-after-batterie-was-full-down-td526783.html Does

Re: dead battery

2008-09-30 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Nokia battery charger. They are cheap but it looks like it may take a week or so to get it. - Original Message - From: Shawn \prjktdtnt\ Thompson [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: List for Openmoko community discussion community@lists.openmoko.org Sent: Tuesday, September 30, 2008 5:31:17 PM

Re: dead battery

2008-09-30 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Vince M. Clark wrote: Yes. I have my fr plugged into the OpenMoko wall charger. Then I try NOR boot but nothing happens. I have tried NOR boot plugged in and not plugged in. - Original Message - From: Shawn \prjktdtnt\ Thompson [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: List for Openmoko community

Re: dead battery

2008-09-30 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Sarton O'Brien wrote: On Wednesday 01 October 2008 09:45:08 Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson wrote: Odd. Sadly that is the only way I was able to get mine going again, would be nice to see a patch that corrects the issue somehow so that people don't have to use workarounds in the future. -Shawn

Re: dead battery

2008-09-30 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson wrote: Odd. Sadly that is the only way I was able to get mine going again, would be nice to see a patch that corrects the issue somehow so that people don't have to use workarounds in the future. -Shawn I don't think it is as complicated as that. I think it's

Re: Stable OM distro

2008-09-30 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Maciej Piechotka wrote: What's currently the most stable? I'd need to: - Entry pin (I haven't manage to do it in 2008.8 despite moving pen up) - Phone/Recive SMS - Have GPS/WiFi - Have USB Networking for initial setup FSO: Not stable (breakes calls, not recive sms etc.) 2008.8: Can't

Re: email

2008-09-29 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
nickd wrote: Have you tried to use the default Qtopia Messages client? I see it has room for emails but I havne't tested it myself. -Nick ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: email

2008-09-29 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
W.Kenworthy wrote: http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Qtmail might help to get SSL working. BillK ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community Worked like a charm for

Re: email

2008-09-29 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Well it was working perfectly but as Bill has pointed out this application is painfully slow, would it be possible to get thunderbird ported for mail and get a dedicated SMS app? -Shawn ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: [FDOM] new release 20080927

2008-09-27 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Peter Neubauer wrote: Hi there, trying to flash the new releases ...jffs as roofs, I get an exception not being able to flash from dfu-util and on the FreeRunner, End of write exceeds particion end. Anything in my setup that is wrong? /peter GTalk:neubauer.peter Skype

Re: New to Freerunner!!

2008-09-26 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Kishore wrote: Currently downloading image So i should use the same kernel image as the 2008.8 but only reflash the rootfs i presume? FDOM does look interesting. I flashed both myself and haven't had any major problems, every now and then I'll have to reboot or it may get stuck in

Re: New to Freerunner!!

2008-09-25 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Kishore wrote: I am new to this community. I just got myself the freerunner a couple of days back. I am a fairly experienced user of Linux/Debian/Kubuntu on the desktop and this is my first experience with something like the freerunner. Anyway i am happy with the hardware and i have been

Re: [2008.9] Getting rid of the bottom bar

2008-09-24 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Charles-Henri Gros wrote: The bottom bar is pretty useless and takes up valuable real estate. Is there a way to disable it? (I already managed to remove the installer from it) Thanks, Charles, I have been trying to find out the answer to this question for quite some time now. -Shawn

Re: [2008.9] Getting rid of the bottom bar

2008-09-24 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) wrote: On Wed, 24 Sep 2008 19:26:02 -0700 Charles-Henri Gros charles-henri.gros [EMAIL PROTECTED] babbled: The bottom bar is pretty useless and takes up valuable real estate. Is there a way to disable it? (I already managed to remove the installer from it)

Re: 2008.9 Basic questions

2008-09-20 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Nishit Dave wrote: On Sat, Sep 20, 2008 at 5:03 PM, Nishit Dave [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Sat, Sep 20, 2008 at 4:55 PM, Fox Mulder [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: When i ordered the phone the reseller said on the website that

Re: 2008.9 Basic questions

2008-09-20 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Nishit Dave wrote: On Sat, Sep 20, 2008 at 5:15 PM, Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I fail to see the purpose of this argument. With the right level of enthusiasm, a little configuration and remembering to plug it in when you're

Re: NeoTool v1.1 is available

2008-09-19 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Tomasz Melcer wrote: On 2008-09-17, Dale Maggee wrote: - Backup has been radically enhanced, and now supports configurable backup filenames, as well as the ability to backup everything via a combination of the mkfs-jffs2 and dfu -U methods. Does the dfu upload work for you? I

Re: [FDOM 080909] - Suspend not working

2008-09-17 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Linus Gasser wrote: Hello list, I'm trying to get my phone into suspend mode, and out of it. But for the moment it seems it doesn't even get into it. If I ssh into it and do # apm --suspend the log (in /var/log/messages) shows me: Sep 17 06:41:19 om-gta02 daemon.notice apmd[1343]:

Re: NeoTool v1.1 is available

2008-09-17 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Dale Maggee wrote: I've been hard at work again, and a new version my utility is now available... I've renamed it (again) to NeoTool. Download it from [1] I've also created a wiki page for it at [2], and linked to it from the Flash and Backup wiki pages. Major new features include: -

Re: Fast dfu-util for Mac?

2008-09-16 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Abdelrazak, I would love to know how to make it act in this manner, I'd love to not wait so long to finish flashing some days. -Shawn Abdelrazak Younes wrote: Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson wrote: Linus, 15 minutes is average for flashing my FR with anything I've tried so far. From

Re: Startup/Xstart image replacement (How to remove the boots?!)

2008-09-16 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, The boot splash should be flashed in its own partition. It was mentioned on the -devel list that it is apparently going to be part of the next upgrade. I posted the link to that message on the list last week IIRC, suggesting to add it to the zenity interface.

Re: Startup/Xstart image replacement (How to remove the boots?!)

2008-09-16 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Minh Ha Duong wrote: Le mardi 16 septembre 2008, [EMAIL PROTECTED] a écrit : Wasn't that info already in http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Splash_screen ? Yes. The wiki is not searchable and findable enough, both Shawn and I missed that page. Minh Minh, I saw that page and

Re: FDOM -- Gestures program not working?

2008-09-16 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Kelvie Wong wrote: In the latest (20080913) FDOM, it comes with a Gestures program; but I haven't been able to get it to train any gestures. Is anyone else seeing this problem? Anyone know the root cause (or a fix?) I can choose an item, and it will ask me to make the gesture, but no

Re: Predictive keyboard not actually predictive?

2008-09-14 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Rui Miguel Silva Seabra wrote: On Sun, Sep 14, 2008 at 12:07:52PM +0200, Neil Jerram wrote: Hello everyone, this is my first openmoko email, so please be gentle! It seems clear to me that the so-called predictive keyboard is not actually predictive at all; it is actually fuzzy, in terms

Re: DFUScript v0.1 - Script to help flashing

2008-09-14 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
-source wherever I can. I'm looking forward to seeing more improvements to the gui and hopefully eventually seeing my script being made completely obsolete or even integrated into your program in some form. -Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson Dale Maggee wrote: Shawn, I don't have multiple devices

Re: DFUScript v0.1 - Script to help flashing

2008-09-14 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
this info helps. -Shawn Dale Maggee wrote: Shawn, replies inline. Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson wrote: Dale, I would be honored to see my code used in a project that serves a wider audience. I wrote the script mainly for my own use and figured I would submit it as a community project

Re: DFUScript v0.1 - Script to help flashing

2008-09-13 Thread Shawn prjktdtnt Thompson
Minh, I am aware of Dale's work but if you have multiple devices that support DFU then the gui will error out. I have seen the UI and it does look very promising. I may stop using my script and go back to Dale's gui when it supports the ability to select a specific device. I am kind of a