Re: GSM detection/identification

2008-08-03 Thread Matt
Paul Buede wrote: Matt Joyce wrote: The wiki has some interesting info on GSM : http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Gsm The AT commands to interact with the hardware are here : http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Hardware:AT_Commands (I wonder if they are an extension of the earlier dial up modem

Re: ASU 2008.08 image

2008-08-07 Thread Matt
Got me too. To be fair the wiki points to an equally misleading folder : http://buildhost.openmoko.org/daily/freerunner/200808/ I guess it was all prep work for the release. Dimitri wrote: You misunderstood me. NOW we know it was fake ASU. NOW. But 2 days ago, the WIKI said it was the

Re: FSO ringtone

2008-08-07 Thread Matt
But, in the framework we want to include a full customizable events system, that will be useful when you want to programs context rules, like : when I enter into my house, set profile to Silent, etc... So the moment we use this mechanism to start and stop the ring tone. Maybe in the

Re: 2008.8 Goes to sleep too fast!

2008-08-10 Thread Matt
You can alter the suspend time in Settings/Suspend The longest delay is either 60second or off. You can edit /usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/expos/suspend.py It's pretty easy to figure out how to alter the 10,30,60 second suspend times. For instance change the occurance of 60 to 300 and you'll

Re: FR and debian, seems it's progressing

2008-08-10 Thread Matt
I think Openmoko could take a leaf from the book of Debian. Their Stable/Unstable/Testing approach allows users to pick the build which suits their needs and allows the users, to manage their own expectations. Admittedly, stable releases take years, but they tend to be rock solid. mj Marcos

Re: Use gps for clock correction

2008-08-14 Thread Matt
this as soon as the gps chip knows the gps time. Yeah, it's a nice idea. It is actually on my todo list for fso milestone 3. Regards, Daniel Willmann Isn't time available via GSM broadcasts? ~ Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Debian on the FreeRunner -- now official

2008-08-16 Thread Matt
a similar problem running Debain FSO, but in the dialer. The first number does not appear until I press the second. The symptom is reversed when I delete number. thatis, the fist and second numbers entered are deleted at the same time. Matt ___ Openmoko

Re: Debian - alsa sound ?

2008-08-23 Thread Matt
I have Debain+FSO+Updates installed and do have sound. aplay made an awful racket, but mplayer worked fine. Sound comes out the FR and one headphone. not sure why both headphone don't work. I didn't do any configuring to get sound working, if you want any of my config file, ask. ~ Matt Fox

Headphones, Adapters

2008-08-23 Thread Matt
~ Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: Debian - alsa sound ?

2008-08-23 Thread Matt
system and programs are not as stable/useable as i hoped. :/ Ciao, Rainer Matt wrote: I have Debain+FSO+Updates installed and do have sound. aplay made an awful racket, but mplayer worked fine. ___ Openmoko community mailing list community

Re: Debian on the FreeRunner -- a few questions/solutions

2008-08-25 Thread Matt
Michael 'Mickey' Lauer wrote: Am Montag 25 August 2008 14:46:41 schrieb Matt: First thing is that i can't find the setting, when the display dims the brightness. The default setting dims it after some minutes (~3-5 min, i didn't measure it) what is way to late for battery usage. Also it would

Re: HAL update, OM2008.8

2008-08-30 Thread Matt
Nishit Dave wrote: Hi, The current upgrade of hal from 0.5.9-r6 to 0.5.11-r0 today through the official repository led to the following exit message (relating to haldaemon): Cannot create link over existing -/etc/resolv.conf-. which would be the case because of the earlier resolvconf

Timeline / Journal

2008-09-05 Thread Matt
this on the phone, but it would be a neat app, and one I'm not aware exists on any phone. yet. If anyone is interested, pick up and run with it please. ~ Matt [1] http://simile.mit.edu/timeline/ [2] http://code.google.com/p/simile-widgets/wiki/Timeline [3] http://simile.mit.edu/wiki

context sensitive menus

2008-09-05 Thread Matt
On Windows Mobile (pocket pc), a long tap is like a right click; it invokes a context sensitive menu. If text is selected, there are options for copy/paste/cut. Are there plans for something similar for OM ? ~ Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing

Re: context sensitive menus

2008-09-06 Thread Matt
Michael 'Mickey' Lauer wrote: Am Saturday 06 September 2008 03:01:33 schrieb Matt: On Windows Mobile (pocket pc), a long tap is like a right click; it invokes a context sensitive menu. If text is selected, there are options for copy/paste/cut. Are there plans for something similar for OM

Re: Debian

2008-09-07 Thread Matt
only one ML but in the same time we can filter by subject line. According you is possible? Matt wrote: and as I have mentioned before, having different mailto addresses for the same list, could be used to automatically prefix the subjects. so [EMAIL PROTECTED] could deliver

Re: New(ish) keyboard input method

2008-09-10 Thread Matt
Brad Pitcher wrote: Lally Singh wrote: This could really be nice: http://gizmodo.com/5047798/blindingly-fast-touchscreen-text-entry-system-gets-a-push-by-creator-of-t9 That is really cool. I signed up at [1] to find out when it will be available for the Freerunner. The form

Re: distro nightmares ... can fdom help?

2008-09-11 Thread Matt
Franky Van Liedekerke wrote: I would have thought to be able to iron out bugs and such, but I was expecting basic working functionality. For now I have my freerunner lying on my desk at home, doing nothing at all ... Same for me. I can't bare to give up on it though. It may not be a

Re: (OM2008.8-update) (audio/GSM) alsamixer names

2008-09-16 Thread Matt
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'd like to suggest different names for the Alsa controls, because quite frankly I cannot relate to the ones I see in alsamixer. But first I'd like to ask you guys if you feel the same need as me. Do you feel comfortable with the present alsa channel names, or would

Re: I bought the FR for what I did not have - freedom

2008-09-20 Thread Matt
not reached a point of confidence with the FR where I value any data on it, so reflashing is of little consequence. ~ Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: one day usage of qtextended

2008-10-08 Thread Matt
gtalk uses jabber protocol, so should be doable. Nishit Dave wrote: On Tue, Oct 7, 2008 at 12:44 AM, Lorn Potter [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: This is a gtalk presence indicator. Million dollar question: where is gtalk? how do I install and configure it?

Re: Call for mirrors for FDOM

2008-10-24 Thread Matt
Why not use bittorrent? Then everyone who benefits, can also contribute, effortlessly. Alastair Johnson wrote: Alastair Johnson wrote: David Samblas wrote: Well some of you have send me a mail about my site is little bit slow ... taking in count I have served about 20Gb in less

Re: GTA03 - buttons or touchscreen

2008-10-27 Thread Matt
3 JW wrote: Ok Community, vote and tell OM what you want for the next phone [also realise this is still a long time away and Freerunner is available to buy now!] 1) touchscreen (no qwerty buttons) - freerunner, HTC Orbit, iphone 2) qwerty keyboard and tracker ball - blackberry curve

Re: FreeRunner delayed a further 6 months?!?!??

2008-03-16 Thread Matt Manjos
On Sun, Mar 16, 2008 at 11:15 AM, Mark Haury [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Marcin Juszkiewicz openembedded at haerwu.biz wrote on Sun Mar 16 11:02:12 CET 2008 On Saturday 15 of March 2008, Mark Haury wrote: In order for there to be competition, there has to be something available. The

Re: FreeRunner delayed a further 6 months?!?!??

2008-03-16 Thread Matt Manjos
On Sun, Mar 16, 2008 at 11:39 AM, Mark Haury [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Matt Manjos matt at manjos.com wrote on Sun Mar 16 16:23:09 CET 2008: I think the main concern with FIC at the moment is that if they release the Freerunner developer-only hardware now, produced in 10x the quantity

Re: FreeRunner delayed a further 6 months?!?!??

2008-03-16 Thread Matt Manjos
been done. Moving any sort of internal tracking/memo system to the wiki/another open site would be cool. Matt On Sun, Mar 16, 2008 at 9:53 PM, Richard Reichenbacher [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: IMO I'd rather the dev team spend their time developing than writing blogs and answering the communities

Re: Neo Freerunner manufacturing status

2008-03-18 Thread Matt Manjos
manager starts ;) Matt On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 8:55 PM, Michael Shiloh [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi everyone, I just received a status report from our VP of Marketing, Steve Mosher: The Freerunner design is currently staged to go through Production Validation Test (PVT). The hardware

Re: 850MHz or 900MHz? ATT or TMobile?

2008-03-19 Thread Matt Manjos
850mhz/1900mhz are the common bands in North America. On Wed, Mar 19, 2008 at 7:02 AM, Ajit Natarajan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, A question from a cell phone newbie. I understand that the Freerunner will come in two varieties: 850MHz and 900MHz. I live in the Silicon Valley in

Re: FreeRunner mass market phone, status?

2008-04-01 Thread Matt Manjos
was going on for how well they could ramp up production (finding fabrication bugs, improving factory yields). I'd like an update from Michael on that process, but knowing the details won't make it show up any sooner :P Matt On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 9:12 AM, Kristijan Krsteski [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote

Re: support win mobile

2008-04-01 Thread Matt Manjos
It's about time this decision has been made. I'm sick and tired of having all this source code lying around. I feel much better if it's all taken care of by someone else. When do the NDAs get shipped out, so community members can get authorized to work on software for the Freerunner? On Tue, Apr

Re: Loosing your moko

2008-04-03 Thread Matt Manjos
Or it could be programmed to send this GPS-locating message to the server each time the SIM card is changed, for the ultra-paranoid. Matt On Thu, Apr 3, 2008 at 12:57 PM, Ian Darwin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Sean Moss-Pultz wrote: I thought about the risk of loosing the moko

Re: Loosing your moko

2008-04-03 Thread matt . mets
where it is. Also, you could choose to share your data with anyone by sharing your public key. My apologies if someone mentioned it already, but something like openDMTP (http://www.opendmtp.org/) might be a good starting point. Cheers, Matt Lets not forget, you should be able to download

Re: Data over normal GSM call

2008-04-08 Thread Matt Manjos
of a quality or bandwidth problem, but I can't remember the specifics. This might hinder such a setup. Matt On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 10:22 AM, Dan Staley [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does anyone know if it is legal (in the standard TOS) with providers (such as ATnT) to send data over a normal phone call

Re: FreeRunner Pricing and PVT update

2008-04-11 Thread Matt Manjos
. Eliminating that was a sizeable cost savings. ( think shipping weight). So is there any news/update on the final inventory that will be in the box with the Freerunner? Also, great work on reaching this milestone and thanks for letting everyone know! Matt

Re: Smart LCD birght/dim...

2008-04-12 Thread Matt Manjos
I had a Compaq iPaq that did this via a little photodiode and it was implemented well, but there are some times when you want a brighter screen in the dark / darker screen in the daytime, so you're still digging through menus. On Sat, Apr 12, 2008 at 6:52 AM, Ortwin Regel [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

Re: PVT Update.

2008-04-15 Thread Matt Manjos
Calling it a snuff video is a little disturbing, but I too would like to see some behind the scenes videos of production. I guess that in the end, one electronics fabrication plant is just like every other plant, but some testing videos would be cool to see. On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 5:08 AM, James

Re: FreeRunner Pricing and PVT update

2008-04-15 Thread Matt Manjos
The Openmoko Freerunner: MacGyver Edition On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 1:21 AM, clare [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The pouch is very nice and closes securely with its drawstring. Inside it I put a piece of vinyl floor tile; and face the Neo1973 screen to the tile, so that sharp or hard items in my

Re: Freerunner Antennas and Partially Metal Cases

2008-04-15 Thread Matt Manjos
Take a look at page 24 of this document: http://people.openmoko.org/tony_tu/GTA02/certificate/NCC/TE7O1104_R01_CNS13438_FIC_GTA02.pdf (very interesting document anyway, but page 24 is exactly what you're looking for) On Tue, Apr 15, 2008 at 12:38 PM, Erland Lewin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: As I

Re: Colored cases, etc - Was Re: FreeRunner Pricing and PVT update

2008-04-16 Thread Matt Manjos
I guess people could get it airbrushed if it was a matte plastic case, maybe shipped with primer already painted on it. Seems like a lot of work, but it would really fit well with the whole customization thing. Maybe FIC could start selling DIY at-home plastic injection molding kits, too ;) On

Re: Stop talking about hardware!

2008-04-16 Thread Matt Manjos
people may be complaining that we're not talking about future hardware enough anymore! Matt On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 1:32 PM, Tilman Baumann [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Matt Manjos wrote: I guess people could get it airbrushed if it was a matte plastic case, maybe shipped with primer already

Re: HAPPY DANCE version .9

2008-04-16 Thread Matt Manjos
Introduce them to the wonders of MUD gaming from a telnet session launched out of bash. Either that, or has nethack been ported to OM yet??? On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 2:40 PM, steve [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: First question was can I play WOW on it. I slap my head so hard I have no wrinkles in

Re: Our new Main page of wiki

2008-04-17 Thread Matt Manjos
Welcome to Openmoko, so there isn't really any confusion that the Introduction is for Openmoko. Good Work, Matt On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 8:49 AM, Kevin Dean [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The table colors have too little contrast, I think. It's readable, but I have to force myself to do so. On Thu

Re: new main page of our wiki

2008-04-17 Thread Matt Manjos
In firefox go to tools-options-content-colors Is Allow Pages to chose their own colors, instead of my own checked or not? On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 10:11 AM, NeoSleg [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Why does someone of us have blue links, and other orange ? On Thu, 17 Apr 2008 15:59:15 +0200,

Re: Upgrading 1973 to Freerunner

2008-04-28 Thread Matt Manjos
I think there was a post on the list about a month ago asking this and ultimately, it would cost about as much to upgrade a GTA01 as it would to buy a new GTA02 outright. On Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 10:55 AM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: In view of 'many' 1973's becoming obsolete and probably 'ridden'

Re: Shipping questions, customer organized distribution in Europe

2008-04-28 Thread Matt Manjos
$100 in brokerage fees for a $90 PocketPC Jacket when it was shipped by UPS. I've found that purolator and fedex don't often charge brokerage fees, UPS charges them quite often, where USPS hasn't yet (for me, at least). Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing

Re: Gaming on Openmoko?

2008-05-09 Thread matt . mets
. Perhaps something workable can be thought up, though.  Personally, I thought it might be fun to use the bluetooth connection to talk to a Nintendo Wii controller, but those are as big as the Neo... Matt   There  are some good java games for movile phone out there  than can be executed with jlimo. I

Re: Funny Dialer

2008-05-11 Thread Matt Mets
I'm assuming you mean what we call a rotary phone in the US? I'm working on one... Here is a screenshot: http://www.flickr.com/photos/cibomahto/2458507254/ It's just a mock-up program at the moment though, no hooks to the actual dialer. Cheers, Matt Bastian Muck wrote: -BEGIN PGP

Re: yet another question about group sales (re: group goodies)

2008-05-13 Thread Matt Manjos
Unless this has changed recently, you can only order the group phones in multiples of 10 (i.e. 10 phones, 20 phones, 30 phones, etc). On Tue, May 13, 2008 at 7:45 AM, Alexander Frøyseth [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: After what I know, you get 11 goodies when you buy 11 phones. Vinc Duran skrev:

RE: Funny Dialer

2008-05-15 Thread matt . mets
in researching the matter, but has anyone made Python bindings to access the system resources yet? Or, perhaps it is as simple as talking over DBUS? For the moment, I am controlling the vibrator by writing to the LED device, though I suspect that is not the proper way to go about it. Cheers, Matt

Re: Funny Dialer

2008-05-15 Thread Matt Manjos
Nice work so far. Wait till you see the mail application, where you have to drag an envelope cutter over each message to be able to read it… That made me laugh! Matt On Thu, May 15, 2008 at 1:44 PM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: All, I've got my sort-of, kind-of working rotary dialer

Re: Funny Dialer

2008-05-15 Thread matt . mets
Thanks everyone :-). I'm pretty sure the 'noise' is Sigur Rós. It was getting pretty late... Matt What is that noise in the background? Do you do your programming in a haunted house? It's freakin me out... -Steven On Thu, May 15, 2008 at 12:44 PM, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: All, I've

Re: Calculate cardinal points from GPS?

2008-05-22 Thread Matt Manjos
From what I understand, Getting a cardinal point-equivalent _heading_ is easy with GPS, but if you are stationary and spinning, it will not update. On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 11:08 AM, Tomas Gustavsson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello! First I would like to say that I'm a newbie when it comes to

RE: Neo as cellular modem?

2008-05-27 Thread Matt Mets
It should be no problem.  You just have to set up your routing tables correctly so that the desktop knows to route its traffic to the device, and the device knows to forward traffic to the cellular connection.  It would be really handy to have an application to configure all of this

Re: My experience with the Freerunner

2008-05-28 Thread Matt Mets
suggest, I was working around the camera). There are a bunch of little glitches in the graphics, and most of the applications seem to be nonexistent. The sliding interface seems odd, however I will reserve judgment on it for now. Cheers, Matt Kevin Dean wrote: Yeah, there are GTA01 images

Re: multi-tutch?

2008-05-28 Thread Matt Manjos
As Marcel said, I believe it's a hardware issue - the touch-screen device itself needs to support multiple touch points. The one on the freerunner, if there are 2 points being pressed at once, for example, returns the geometric average point between them. Perhaps GTA03 On Wed, May 28, 2008

Re: My experience with the Freerunner

2008-05-28 Thread Matt Mets
Matt Mets wrote:  I tried out the ASU software update on my GTA01 tonight, and took a   short video of it:  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ISHrtuQuGM Cool video! Thanks!  The keyboard seems quite nice, and worked well with a stylus (better   than the video might suggest, I was working around

Re: My experience with the Freerunner

2008-05-29 Thread Matt Mets
Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) wrote: On Wed, 28 May 2008 19:14:46 -0400 Matt Mets [EMAIL PROTECTED] babbled: Matt Mets wrote: I tried out the ASU software update on my GTA01 tonight, and took a short video of it: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ISHrtuQuGM Cool video

Re: using the openmoko neo101 in mass storage mode

2008-05-30 Thread Matt Mets
songs while you were downloading them). Also, it would probably be tricky to share PIM data this way, because you wouldn't want to turn off the dialer program :-D. Cheers, Matt Bobby Martin wrote: I'm sure it's *possible* to make the neo behave like a mass storage device

Re: using the openmoko neo101 in mass storage mode

2008-05-31 Thread Matt Mets
partition the SD card, and then only unmount the partition used for media storage. I thought the GTA03 was canceled though?: http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/GTA Cheers, Matt - -Andy -BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE- Version: GnuPG v1.4.9 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Fedora - http

openmoko and pci express voice modems

2008-06-17 Thread Matt Flax
Is anyone using this or another similar device to make calls from their laptop ? thanks Matt -- http://www.flatmaxstudios.com ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: openmoko and pci express voice modems

2008-06-17 Thread Matt Flax
on ... Is it perhaps simpler to connect an openmoko device to a mini laptop ? Is it possible to route openmoko device audio through a laptop? thanks Matt On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 3:53 AM, Al Johnson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tuesday 17 June 2008, Matt Flax wrote: Hello, I would like to know

Re: openmoko and pci express voice modems

2008-06-17 Thread Matt Flax
other functions to dial voice hacking to copy PCM buffers to/from openmoko and the device ... is that correct ? It is possible that this device also has GPS ... perhaps that also needs addressing during the hacking ? Matt On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 11:15 AM, Mikko Rauhala [EMAIL PROTECTED

Fwd: [ ~102731 ] voice driver

2008-06-19 Thread Matt Flax
: openmoko.org can contact us directly if they wish to work with us. Matt -- Forwarded message -- From: Matt Flax flatmax Date: Fri, Jun 20, 2008 at 11:06 AM Subject: Re: [ ~102731 ] voice driver To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] OK - so in short you have no interest in supporting Linux voice

Re: questions about our mailinglists

2008-07-07 Thread Matt Joyce
(the system being used). Also, should a link to the wiki be included in the list footers? Perhaps it would be useful to new users (which I expect and hope there will be many). Regards Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http

Re: VMWare Freerunner Flash

2008-07-08 Thread matt joyce
, and the device should be connect after the vm boots. Trivial to try, so please let us know what works. Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: questions about our mailinglists

2008-07-08 Thread matt joyce
Torfinn Ingolfsen wrote: Hi, On Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 5:08 AM, Matt Joyce [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear Community Would there be any support for prefixing the subject with the list names ? eg [openmoko-community] It's a trivial enough to implement with Mailman (the system being

Re: GPS

2008-07-08 Thread matt joyce
Not really my idea of quite accurate! It's just initialisation data. More accurate will probably be better, but 20km of doesn't sound that bad. It sure is *way* better than not even knowing which hemisphere you're in. Actually it think just knowing which country your in will

Re: questions about our mailinglists

2008-07-08 Thread matt joyce
Torfinn Ingolfsen wrote: Hello, On Tue, Jul 8, 2008 at 1:44 PM, matt joyce [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Can you elaborate please (not for the sake of debate, I'm just curious No, I'm not going to restart that discussion. The last time it lasted for more than a month, wasting lots

Re: questions about our mailinglists

2008-07-08 Thread matt joyce
arne anka wrote: No, I'm not going to restart that discussion. so you were speaking about the discussions that may arise from the request not some drawbacks of the markers as such? ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Number of GTA02s ordered as of 10 Jul 2008

2008-07-10 Thread Matt Luzum
Steven Kurylo wrote: I think you're pretty low. In another thread someone said their OM store tracking number was 1087. Mine is in the 1600s. While there are some assumptions there, it strongly indecates they've shipped 600 from their store alone. Also note that presumably the 10-packs are

In the press

2008-07-10 Thread Matt Joyce
to fix it up, how do we identify old content and schedule it for updating? Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: SanDisk micro SDHC 8GB card under testing

2008-07-11 Thread matt joyce
I found a Sandisk Micro SD 8gb on the pavement today. It was full of *.nds files, Nintendo DS roms I think. Will it work in the FR? ian douglas wrote: Hey all, Got my 8GB SanDisk 8GB micro SDHC card [1] in a few minutes ago, popped it into my GTA02v5 (beta tester model) Freerunner and

Re: In the press

2008-07-11 Thread matt joyce
Jay Vaughan wrote: This stood out for me The tangled pile of mostly outdated and incomplete documentation at the OpenMoko wiki... Is this an accurate evaluation of the wiki ? If so, what can we do to fix it up, how do we identify old content and schedule it for updating? I

Re: SanDisk micro SDHC 8GB card under testing

2008-07-11 Thread matt joyce
performance best as the filesystem. nilfs http://www.nilfs.org/en/ here's an interesting thread on using nilfs on ssd http://www.nilfs.org/pipermail/users/2008-February/000188.html Is nilfs availble for openmoko ? Regards Matt ___ Openmoko community

Re: SanDisk micro SDHC 8GB card under testing

2008-07-12 Thread matt joyce
It will depend of the amount and type of activity and size of files. I like the look of nilfs or logfs,but I'm not sure they are available or even mature enough. Flyin_bbb8 wrote: So what's the best filesystem to use on our microSDs? On Sat, Jul 12, 2008 at 12:51 AM, Mikko Rauhala [EMAIL

Re: Can OM's wiki be used offline?

2008-07-14 Thread Matt Joyce
mokopedia brings the whole wikipedia to your openmoko phone even while being offline because all articles will reside on an attached microSD card. http://projects.openmoko.org/projects/mokopedia/ On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 8:00 AM, Kurt Snieckus [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: GNU wget can recurse and

Re: In the press

2008-07-15 Thread Matt Joyce
On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 2:47 PM, Sean Moss-Pultz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Jay Vaughan wrote: This stood out for me The tangled pile of mostly outdated and incomplete documentation at the OpenMoko wiki... Is this an accurate evaluation of the wiki ? If so, what can we do to fix it up, how

Re: $106 in Brokerage!!?!!?!

2008-07-15 Thread Matt Manjos
. Matt On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 8:28 PM, Ben Cadieux [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: UPS wants $106 in brokerage. Are they out of their minds? (I'm in BC, Canada, by the way). I should've shipped it across the border. If I have the item returned, would you guys ship it again for me, say across

Re: Reason for GPS problems found!

2008-07-15 Thread Matt Joyce
, fingers crossed for an acceptable fix. Matt On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 11:22 AM, Wolfgang Spraul [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Alejandro - This issue does not look good. Is there someone in Openmoko or FIC aware of it? Aware of it? You must be kidding. Pretty much everybody at Openmoko, including

Re: Wiki editors

2008-07-15 Thread Matt Joyce
, wiki-graphic-designers, wiki-proofreaders, etc. Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: Can OM's wiki be used offline?

2008-07-16 Thread matt joyce
That look so neat. john wrote: A project I was on had a similar requirement of being able to search and read documents offline on the iPhone *snarl*. Anyway, what I did was port an excellent open source search engine called hyper estraier [1] over to the iPhone and used that on various kinds

Re: GPS problems, summary

2008-07-16 Thread Matt Manjos
Thank you for such an informative summary. Matt On Wed, Jul 16, 2008 at 3:38 PM, Alasal [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: A summary of everything related to the GPS problem. Does the people of Openmoko know the problem? - Yes. Do they work on the problem? - Yes, they are actively searching

Re: In the press. The OpenMoko wiki - a tangled pile of mostly outdated and incomplete documentation.

2008-07-17 Thread matt joyce
, am a shocking typist and have appalling spelling but my grammar is reasonable. Hoorah for little red lines under words. Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Rules based policy engine

2008-07-17 Thread matt joyce
rules based on behaviour. I'm sure creative people can explore and extend this idea. Does anyone think this has merit, is achievable and worth pursuing? Regards Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-17 Thread Matt Joyce
On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 9:59 AM, Alexey Feldgendler [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Fri, 18 Jul 2008 01:01:08 +0200, matt joyce [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If it can be reliably established that my physical location is one of my favourite restaurants please switch my phone to vibrate, unless

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-17 Thread Matt Joyce
On Fri, Jul 18, 2008 at 11:55 AM, Steven Kurylo [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The problem with this is that one needs to think like a programmer to describe your ideal phone as a set of rules like these. Not only does one have to think analytically and dissect their concept into orthogonal,

Re: Wiki search

2008-07-17 Thread matt joyce
Perhaps it's the databse config, not the wiki. http://kb.ucla.edu/articles/configuring-mediawiki-to-search-for-three-letter-words BrendaWang wrote: Can you give me the more information about modify the configuration ? That will be great help. Thenks Brenda Sven Klomp ??: Dear

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-18 Thread matt joyce
a scriptable solution, even is it wrapped in UI and machine generated. Regards Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-18 Thread matt joyce
applications to do things. As I see it the trouble with each rule being an isolated process, or script, is that conflict detection might become a bit of a headache. Love the idea, though. Cheers Alex. Thank you Matt ___ Openmoko community

Re: In the press. The OpenMoko wiki - a tangled pile of mostlyoutdated and incomplete documentation.

2008-07-19 Thread matt joyce
Yes. http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2008-July/022628.html Josh Monson wrote: Has the list been created? The wiki-editors mailing list? Michael/Brenda, Is there any type of organizational plan at this point in terms of whom will be doing what, and will Brenda be coordinating

Re: Dot'n reply above quote

2008-07-19 Thread matt joyce
problem, hitting a solved-post and seeing it points to a dead link w/o citing the solution! A third must have rule should be; don't be lazy start a new thread. Top/Bottom might annoy some people, but thread-jacking has a lasting consequence. It really is an irksome practice. Matt

Re: Reply above Quotation

2008-07-19 Thread matt joyce
Mike wrote: Scott Derrick wrote: If your going to quote the email your replying to, please reply above the quotation. Its hard enough wading through 300 emails a day without having to page down to see the reply. Scott Are you with openmoko?? Do you have any authority? You

Re: Reply above Quotation

2008-07-19 Thread matt joyce
OK so let's take this to the extreme- if I were to post something like From now on, the official rule is, no one can use the word 'code' on this mailing list. You would be wrong to ask me if I had any authority, right? No, I would just ignore it.

Re: Interesting portable keyboard

2008-07-19 Thread matt joyce
they aren't great at marketing. There is a 2008 development system, so I suppose it's still a current product. Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-19 Thread matt joyce
it's been delayed by a week before shipping. Ryan Meador __ Ryan, what approach have your efforts taken already? Any interesting insights to the problem? Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-20 Thread matt joyce
and shutdown GPS. On the other hand, if always-on GPS is what's needed, then future models will have to address the power requirements. Or, perhaps a case mod for larger batteries is required. Presumably geo-mappers have this problem already. Matt ___ Openmoko

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-20 Thread matt joyce
be close enough. Scott matt joyce wrote: Scott Derrick wrote: If GPS position is going to be a phone answering rule you would have to have the GPS sub system running all the time. It can't wake from sleep and acquire a position soon enough go be part of the decision. Not sure what

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-20 Thread matt joyce
is made. Matt ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-20 Thread Matt Joyce
for blocking rules (absence of) on event. Matt On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 7:51 AM, Scott Derrick [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Problem there is the rule based engine is trying to decide to answer the call, put it to voice mail, vibrate, ring loud, etc... Waiting 30-60 seconds for a cold start fix

Re: Rules based policy engine

2008-07-20 Thread Matt Joyce
On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 11:08 AM, Ryan Meador [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: matt joyce [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Ryan, what approach have your efforts taken already? Any interesting insights to the problem? Matt My efforts as far as applying my inference engine to the OpenMoko platform

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