Re: Alternatives to FR

2010-01-09 Thread Michal Brzozowski
2010/1/8 Warren Baird wjba...@alumni.uwaterloo.ca There have been improvements, but it's been very slow, and IMO we're still a *long* way from having a phone with even a half-decent user experience... and there is nothing we can do can fix issues like the poor glamo bandwidth, and the crappy

hands-free kit

2010-01-09 Thread Tom Yates
does anyone out there supply just the handsfree kit that comes with the stock openmoko (two earpieces, integral mic with cut-off switch and four-connector 2.5mm jack)? or does anyone have a suggestion for known-equivalent equipment, preferably for supply in france? my sister would very much

Re: [Shr-User] Alternatives to FR

2010-01-09 Thread Noel
On 1/8/10, Laszlo KREKACS laszlo.krekacs.l...@gmail.com wrote: So Im back to my waiting position. In a year or so, my decision will be crystal-clear;-) Just don't hold your breath :) In one year you will have more devices to choose from. Do you remember when there was only iPhone and Neo? :)

fake nmea device

2010-01-09 Thread Christian Rüb
Hi as I am still debugging my Qt dbus problem I installed DSO packages from [1] on my local Debian box. But I do not have a real GPS and no blueetooth. So, is there a way to fake a GPS device (something like cat'ing a NMEA log to a FIFO) to trick frameworkd? Thanks for your help. Cheers,

Re: Some questions about TangoGPS

2010-01-09 Thread Noel
I'm the only one who sees the **big** advantage of navit over tangogps, as being able to work **offline**, with very-easy-to-get maps? You said that tango is very fast and very efficient at displaying your position. What's the use if the position is displayed on an empty map? On 1/8/10, KaZeR

Re: fake nmea device

2010-01-09 Thread Thomas Zimmermann
Am Samstag 09 Januar 2010 12:44:36 schrieb Christian Rüb: Hi as I am still debugging my Qt dbus problem I installed DSO packages from [1] on my local Debian box. But I do not have a real GPS and no blueetooth. So, is there a way to fake a GPS device (something like cat'ing a NMEA log to

Re: [Shr-User] Alternatives to FR

2010-01-09 Thread Lowell Higley
On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 2:12 AM, William Kenworthy bi...@iinet.net.auwrote: What alternatives to the FR (with the same functionality) are there? I want 3G phone/sms access and the FR doesnt cut it any more ... Sorry to join the conversation so late but this is my favorite so far as a

Re: hands-free kit

2010-01-09 Thread Sebastian Reichel
On Sat, Jan 09, 2010 at 11:06:06AM +, Tom Yates wrote: does anyone out there supply just the handsfree kit that comes with the stock openmoko (two earpieces, integral mic with cut-off switch and four-connector 2.5mm jack)? or does anyone have a suggestion for known-equivalent

Re: Some questions about TangoGPS

2010-01-09 Thread Sebastian Reichel
Hi, Did you ever think of using libchamplain [1] for the map view? I think both projects would benefit from it. You could bring some tangogps stuff into the library and benefit from some stuff which is in libchamplain and not in tangogps. But the real benefits would come once the GSoC project

Re: fake nmea device

2010-01-09 Thread Alexander Lehner
On Sat, 9 Jan 2010, Christian Rüb wrote: Hi as I am still debugging my Qt dbus problem I installed DSO packages from [1] on my local Debian box. But I do not have a real GPS and no blueetooth. So, is there a way to fake a GPS device (something like cat'ing a NMEA log to a FIFO) to trick

Re: Fwd: dfu_download error -110

2010-01-09 Thread Tony Berth
On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 1:06 AM, Paul Fertser fercer...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Jan 08, 2010 at 10:29:31PM +0200, Tony Berth wrote: Tony Berth [2]tonybe...@googlemail.com writes: Tony Berth [3]tonybe...@googlemail.com writes: when I tried to flash my FR with the latest SHR

Re: [SHR-U] Wifi?

2010-01-09 Thread Paul Fertser
Iain B. FIndleton ifindle...@videotron.ca writes: Anybody actually have reliable bluetooth and/or wifi working on the SHR-U using the .29 kernel from last December? Yes, bluetooth networking just worked for me. Please refer to [1]. Unfortunately, pidof trick doesnt't work anymore with the

Re: hands-free kit

2010-01-09 Thread Paul Fertser
Tom Yates madhat...@teaparty.net writes: does anyone out there supply just the handsfree kit that comes with the stock openmoko (two earpieces, integral mic with cut-off switch and four-connector 2.5mm jack)? Beware, with wired headset mic you'll most probably get a serious buzz problem on

Re: hands-free kit

2010-01-09 Thread Petr Vanek
On Sat, 09 Jan 2010 16:06:44 +0300 Paul Fertser fercer...@gmail.com (PF) wrote: Tom Yates madhat...@teaparty.net writes: does anyone out there supply just the handsfree kit that comes with the stock openmoko (two earpieces, integral mic with cut-off switch and four-connector 2.5mm jack)?

Re: [Shr-User] Alternatives to FR

2010-01-09 Thread Marc-Olivier Barre
On Sat, 9 Jan 2010 12:58:38 +0100, Lowell Higley higle...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 2:12 AM, William Kenworthy bi...@iinet.net.auwrote: What alternatives to the FR (with the same functionality) are there? I want 3G phone/sms access and the FR doesnt cut it any more ...

Re: fake nmea device

2010-01-09 Thread Christian Rüb
Am Samstag, 9. Januar 2010 schrieb Thomas Zimmermann: Am Samstag 09 Januar 2010 12:44:36 schrieb Christian Rüb: Hi as I am still debugging my Qt dbus problem I installed DSO packages from [1] on my local Debian box. But I do not have a real GPS and no blueetooth. So, is there a way

Re: QT and dbus - no such signal

2010-01-09 Thread Christian Rüb
Am Freitag, 8. Januar 2010 schrieb Christian Rüb: Hi, I am about to write my own little GPS application in Qt and try to connect to FixStatusChanged signal from Gypsy but have the following problem Code snippet: ... deviceInterface = new QDBusInterface(org.freedesktop.Gypsy,

Re: [shr-t] Contacts crash upon startup

2010-01-09 Thread Nicola Mfb
On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 8:36 PM, Bernhard Reiter ock...@raz.or.at wrote: sorry for nagging, but is there any chance to solve this? i was really looking forward to opimd, but right now, it's completely unusable to me because of this issue. what kind of debug data can i provide? of course, i'd

Re: QT and dbus - no such signal

2010-01-09 Thread Nicola Mfb
On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 4:18 PM, Christian Rüb christian.r...@gmx.net wrote: [...] I built Qt4 for SHR-unstable with SHR Makefile, Qt 4.5.2. Does anyone have a Qt version running on SHR where connection signals DOES work? Just a shot in the dark. Building Qt on shr some time ago (but already

Re: QT and dbus - no such signal

2010-01-09 Thread Christian Rüb
[...] I built Qt4 for SHR-unstable with SHR Makefile, Qt 4.5.2. Does anyone have a Qt version running on SHR where connection signals DOES work? Just a shot in the dark. Building Qt on shr some time ago (but already on the shr/merge branch) resulted in unstable behaviour, I had to

Re: QT and dbus - no such signal

2010-01-09 Thread Nicola Mfb
On Sat, Jan 9, 2010 at 5:28 PM, Christian Rüb christian.r...@gmx.net wrote: [...] Thanks for this. Where exactly did you change it? I grepped 'Os' and 'O2' in openembedded/recipes/qt4/* but found neither. -O seems no to be set in CFLAGS under qt4/ I do not know if this is the right way, just

Re: Hackable:1 rev5

2010-01-09 Thread David Wagner
giacomo `giotti` mariani a écrit : Hello everyone, first of all I like to thank you for this excellent distro. Hi Thanks for using it :) I had a couple of problems (with only one solution): -I can't boot regular rev5 from uSD (the process hangs up at something like 95% and stays there

Re: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-09 Thread Radek Polak
Radek Polak wrote: Here are mine numbers on QtMoko: kernel size: old: 1 833 952 new: 1 660 364 boot time old: 1min 58s new: 1min 30s Btw if someone wants to try here is new kernel with modules: http://activationrecord.net/radekp/qtmoko/download/experimental/ Regards Radek

Re: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-09 Thread Michal Brzozowski
2010/1/9 Radek Polak pson...@seznam.cz Btw if someone wants to try here is new kernel with modules: http://activationrecord.net/radekp/qtmoko/download/experimental/ Is this going to work with SHR or only with Qtmoko? ___ Openmoko community mailing

Re: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-09 Thread Christian Rüb
Am Samstag, 9. Januar 2010 schrieb Michal Brzozowski: 2010/1/9 Radek Polak pson...@seznam.cz Btw if someone wants to try here is new kernel with modules: http://activationrecord.net/radekp/qtmoko/download/experimental/ Is this going to work with SHR or only with Qtmoko? I used

Re: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-09 Thread Fox Mulder
Radek Polak wrote: Btw if someone wants to try here is new kernel with modules: http://activationrecord.net/radekp/qtmoko/download/experimental/ I see in your supplied config that you still have CONFIG_MTD_NAND_VERIFY_WRITE=y which was found to be a slowdown in write performance. In latest

Re: Some questions about TangoGPS

2010-01-09 Thread dehqan65
In The Name Of God The compassionate merciful hello; Marcus thanks , Is it possible for you to get permission from Google ? 2 - How to download a part of earth (city/country) maps with zoom level 15 (500/1000 meter height) ? Zoom to the area you need and click on the map. Choose the last

Re: New significant speedups coming to FreeRunner

2010-01-09 Thread Radek Polak
Michal Brzozowski wrote: Is this going to work with SHR or only with Qtmoko? Yes, it should. Regards Radek ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: [Shr-User] Alternatives to FR

2010-01-09 Thread John Locke
Hi, Haven't been reading the list much in a long time... I have a Neo, which I never could use as a day-to-day phone, due to battery life. Now I've got an N900, just wanted to comment on this: From: Laszlo KREKACS laszlo.krekacs.l...@gmail.com I also doubt if it runs smoothly on a weaker

Re: Alternatives to FR

2010-01-09 Thread Warren Baird
On Fri, Jan 8, 2010 at 10:21 PM, Wolfgang Spraul wolfg...@sharism.ccwrote: Just want to say thanks for writing this up! It's tough, but I think you pretty much sum up the experience of a lof of people. It's the best that we could achieve (I worked for Openmoko before). I understand - I hope

[debian] shr: phonefsod and dbus

2010-01-09 Thread arne anka
hi, just installed the phoneui-apps and phonefsod -- but phonefsod seems to have some problem: [phonefsod] WARNING: Unable to register service: Connection :1.14 is not allowed to own the service is shr still using root as default user? ___

[debian] after today's update: frameworkd segfaults

2010-01-09 Thread arne anka
hi, for an hour or so i run an update and after the reboot (just to make a clean start), frameworkd segfaults. even with DEBUG the log only shows (last lines) 2010.01.10 00:47:16.729 opimdINFO Registered backend SIM-Contacts-FSO 2010.01.10 00:47:16.739 opimd

[QtMoko] how to get rid off mail-count on homescreen

2010-01-09 Thread DRSp.
Just switched for testing purpose to QtMoko. I've downloaded a large number of emails, deleted them and emptied the trash. But evidently not entirely, 'cos i do see a message count on my home-screen. How do i get rid off this? cheers DRSp. ___

Re: hands-free kit

2010-01-09 Thread Tom Yates
thanks to all who replied for both the pointer and the advice! i'll pass them all on. -- Tom Yates - http://www.teaparty.net ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community