Re: Survey about the Touchscreen

2008-11-21 Thread Thorben Krueger
+1 indeed, the screen is about the only thing that truly blows people's minds away atm... 2008/11/21 Ken Young [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Denis Galvao wrote: On 21/11/2008, at 13:20, Ken Young wrote: Really, we don't need a hi res screen on a day by day gadget I could not possibly disagree more

Re: Survey about the Touchscreen

2008-11-21 Thread Thorben Krueger
readable fontsize to great effect :) 2008/11/21 Anton Persson [EMAIL PROTECTED]: You mean, the only thing that truly blows them away is the resolution of the screen... Which you can have with any type of modern LCD panel, can you not? /Anton On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 11:03 PM, Thorben

Re: GTA03 - buttons or touchscreen

2008-10-25 Thread Thorben Krueger
1) or 2) could then keep the software stack more minimal - no software keyboard necessary, so us geeks can run some ncurses/terminal based minimal UI and freak people out. 2008/10/25 Paul [EMAIL PROTECTED]: 2) qwerty keyboard and tracker ball - blackberry curve Would be my option. Paul

Re: GTA03 - buttons or touchscreen

2008-10-25 Thread Thorben Krueger
2) or 3) could then keep the software stack more minimal - no software keyboard necessary, so us geeks can run some ncurses/terminal based minimal UI and freak people out. (forget my previous mail, nasty brainfart there) 2008/10/25 Thorben Krueger [EMAIL PROTECTED]: 1) or 2) could then keep

Re: Openmoko to shift to 2.6.27 kernel ?

2008-10-13 Thread Thorben Krueger
[Sorry, this may be slightly off topic] May I draw the attention of those whom it might concern to the following article on LWN, where some guys got linux to boot on an eee pc in 5 seconds: http://lwn.net/Articles/299483/ Am I the only one whose eyes are dreamy and glazed over after reading

Re: FR adapter - shocking experience!

2008-10-09 Thread Thorben Krueger
It might be a case of the transformator working in reverse: A small voltage applied to the usb output leads to a high voltage at the prongs. This could also be caused by a capacitator on the low voltage end, but I am not sure. Just guessing here. However, if you were to touch the prongs the

Re: Swype - Jaw dropping fast and accurate entry of text via touch screen [w/video]

2008-09-11 Thread Thorben Krueger
2008/9/11 Didier Raboud [EMAIL PROTECTED]: nickd wrote: http://cnettv.cnet.com/9742-1_53-50003669.html This would be awesome. -Nick But proprietary... Unix being proprietary did not stop Linux. I figure they use some basic reinforcement learning techniques... No need to have a look at

Re: Get spare parts in NYC (batteries)

2008-09-09 Thread Thorben Krueger
the batteries should be pretty standart stuff. I got the same form factor in my nokia (although it is a bit shorter, the connectors are in the right place and the width is the same). I suggest you should simply walk into the next mobile accessory store with the battery to get a compatible one. No

FR won't boot without going into uboot menu first

2008-09-02 Thread Thorben Krueger
My FreeRunner won't boot unless I hold down the AUX button while powering up and select boot manually from the menu. This problem started to appear when I had piped junk into all mtdblock devices on my FR. (I had misinterpreted one of the wiki pages about images (the instructions were intended for

Please split this list!

2008-09-01 Thread Thorben Krueger
Please consider splitting this mailinglist into sublists, i.e. each handling its own distribution... All the best, Thorben PS: Yes I know how to handle filtering on the client side. ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: Fwd: Customize AUX button? Needed for scummvm

2008-08-19 Thread Thorben Krueger
). On Mon 18 August 2008 om 08:28:06 GMT Thorben Krueger told us: sorry, brainfart on my part. I thought you were referring to the AUX button moddable by xmodmap. This is no longer possible for some reason. Strange that AUX doesn't send keyevents anymore. Anyone care to explain why? Anyways

Re: Fwd: Customize AUX button? Needed for scummvm

2008-08-18 Thread Thorben Krueger
Xmodmap USED to do the trick but this has changed since. I don't know why this functionality was removed... 2008/8/17 Jan Keymeulen [EMAIL PROTECTED]: On Sun 17 August 2008 om 17:18:16 GMT Thorben Krueger told us: Maybe one of you knows a solution? Any terminal app that can send keycodes

Re: Fwd: Customize AUX button? Needed for scummvm

2008-08-18 Thread Thorben Krueger
sorry, brainfart on my part. I thought you were referring to the AUX button moddable by xmodmap. This is no longer possible for some reason. 2008/8/18 Thorben Krueger [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Xmodmap USED to do the trick but this has changed since. I don't know why this functionality was removed

Best mixer settings?

2008-08-17 Thread Thorben Krueger
Hi, The complexity of alsamixer overwhelms me. Well not really, but I can't seem to make any difference in the crappy audio quality during calls. Would anyone who has figured out how to get rid of the echo during calls (or improved audio quality in general) please post their *.state files

Fwd: Customize AUX button? Needed for scummvm

2008-08-17 Thread Thorben Krueger
Maybe one of you knows a solution? Any terminal app that can send keycodes to a running application? -- Forwarded message -- From: Thorben Krueger [EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: 2008/8/17 Subject: Re: Customize AUX button? Needed for scummvm To: Support for Openmoko Device Owners [EMAIL