Wireless providers in the US

2008-06-11 Thread paul
Could those of you in the US, who have the prior phone,and who plan to get the new one, share what providers you are using? Also, any details would be great. I am going to be leaving Sprint, and ditching my Treo 650 for the new phone. It is very exciting, but I am a little lost as to what all

Very interested onlooker

2008-09-26 Thread Paul
far look very promising. :-) Paul Netherlands -- Judge a tree from its fruit; not from the leaves. -Euripedes http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org

Re: Very interested onlooker

2008-09-26 Thread Paul
wordprocessor. Just was wondering. I think I have enough info now, for which I thank you very much! Paul (off to order a Freerunner...) ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: dead battery

2008-09-30 Thread Paul
correct in this? Paul -- If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home. -James Michener http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing

Re: dead battery

2008-09-30 Thread Paul
Tomas Riveros Schober wrote: well whenever im hit with a dead battery i just plug the freerunner to the computer's usb port and let it sit for a few minutes then turn it on to NOR...or NAND whichever one works first Well, that is a very simple solution. :-) Thank you! Paul -- If you

Guess what...

2008-10-02 Thread Paul
My Freerunner is here! :-) Must go play! -- No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come. -Victor Hugo http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: Guess what...

2008-10-02 Thread Paul
? *grin* Paul -- No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come. -Victor Hugo http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org

Where is the SD card...

2008-10-03 Thread Paul
# Nothing looks anywhere like /dev/mmcblk0 as the wiki says, and also dmesg isn't much help. Or would it be mtdblock0? Thanks for clues and pointers! Paul -- No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come. -Victor Hugo http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008

Re: Where is the SD card...

2008-10-03 Thread Paul
have to figure out why I can't ssh to the FR anymore. (FR can't ping to desktopmachine, while desktop does ping FR ;-) Always more fun. Or would it be mtdblock0? NO!!! That's part of the internal flash. I suspected something like that, so I did not touch it. Thank you. Paul

Re: Where is the SD card...

2008-10-04 Thread Paul
for me. I had it working the first evening, but I don't remember what all I had messed with the FR before to get there. *grin* Thanks for the reaction and the tip! Paul -- Use the right word, not its second cousin. -Mark Twain http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: [2008.9] Wifi now reliable

2008-10-04 Thread Paul
as the a GPRS router to Internet: http://www.unixarea.de/20081003-173025.jpg Great stuff this FR!!! And a magnificent post and picture. Thank you! Paul -- Use the right word, not its second cousin. -Mark Twain http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

SSH (was: Re: Where is the SD card...)

2008-10-04 Thread Paul
It must be a routing thing. It was a patience thing. It takes a while before the SSH login from the FR appears... Patience is one of my lesser virtues. *grin* Paul -- Use the right word, not its second cousin. -Mark Twain http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008

Setting up Qtextended: no block2mtd module

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
block2mtd=$loop,131072 FATAL: Module block2mtd not found. I also tried the alternate route, with mtdcore, but that too is not available. Hmpf. Can anyone give me a pointer on how to fix this? Thanks, Paul -- The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order

QTextended 4.4.1

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
move...) Paul -- The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order. -Alfred North Whitehead http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community

Re: Suspend on QT Extended etc.

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
Nicolas Linkert wrote: great. What would be the command to install the modules? dfu-util ... dfu-util -a kernel -R -D uImage-gta02-g291a9d50_mwester-stable.bin dfu-util -a rootfs -R -D qtextended-4.4.1-gta02-rootfs-release-10022309.jffs2 This worked for me. Paul -- The art of progress

QTextended. Wheel.

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
I activated the Wheelbrowser in QT. It looks funny, but I can't activate any of the apps. What's the best way to get back to plain vanilla QT, flash it again? Or is the setting stored in $HOME somewhere? Paul -- The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve change

Re: SIM contacts and QTExtended?

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
Ori Pessach wrote: Is anyone else not seeing any of the SIM contacts in QTExtended? No problem here, running uImage-gta02-g291a9d50_mwester-stable.bin and qtextended-4.4.1-gta02-rootfs-release-10022309.jffs2. Paul -- The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve

Re: QTextended 4.4.1

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
remained bricklike in suspend. I set it to dim/screen off for that, in that state it will 'wake up' when a call comes in. Paul -- The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order. -Alfred North Whitehead http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux

Re: SIM contacts and QTExtended?

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
Where's the best place to report bugs for the images from Troll/Nokia? Try their forum: http://qtextended.org/modules/newbb_plus/ Paul -- The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order. -Alfred North Whitehead http://www.nlpagan.net Running

Re: QTextended 4.4.1

2008-10-05 Thread Paul
: phone back to life. I'll try it again tomorrow. You never know. ;-) Paul -- The art of progress is to preserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order. -Alfred North Whitehead http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: QTextended 4.4.1

2008-10-06 Thread Paul
? Will observe this more closely. I noticed exactly the same behaviour... Interesting! Paul -- Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book. -Marcus Tullius Cicero http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Media player dropouts (was Re: QTextended 4.4.1)

2008-10-06 Thread Paul
Hello Vladimir - - audio dropouts I noticed a huge improvement when converting the MP3's to OGG's. Paul -- Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book. -Marcus Tullius Cicero http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: Cannot ssh to Freerunner

2008-10-06 Thread Paul
usb0 -j ACCEPT # For Freerunner IP iptables -I INPUT 1 -s 192.168.0.202 -j ACCEPT iptables -I OUTPUT 1 -s 192.168.0.200 -j ACCEPT iptables -A POSTROUTING -t nat -j MASQUERADE -s 192.168.0.0/24 Paul -- Times are bad. Children no longer obey their parents, and everyone is writing a book. -Marcus

Re: one day usage of qtextended: auto power-on?

2008-10-07 Thread Paul
surprising to see it happen... Paul -- Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won't come in. -Alan Alda http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community

FDOM

2008-10-07 Thread Paul
I stuck the latest FDOM on the uSD card. Gotta love the boots while booting!! Looks very complete and a lot of fun. I may run that tomorrow and see what's going to happen. :-) Kudo's for the 'terminal keyboard', that's nifty!! Paul -- Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub

Files and types

2008-10-07 Thread Paul
? Paul -- Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won't come in. -Alan Alda http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community

Re: Neo Freerunner shown at SYSTEMS fair 21th-24th October in Munich, Germany

2008-10-07 Thread Paul
Hi Nikolaus it is just 2 weeks left until the big event takes place in Munich - where you can get first hand experience with the Freerunner (and many other topics of course). I wish I could make it. Having a job is sometimes such a nuissance... Good luck with the fair! Paul

Re: Files and types

2008-10-07 Thread Paul
If it is Qt Extended, the files have to be in a folder named Documents on the SD card or in the home folder Hmm. That's where they are. I'll play around a bit more. Perhaps changing the names will help... Thank you! Paul -- Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off

FDOM - OMView question

2008-10-08 Thread Paul
, and pressing all the buttons doesn't help either. I resolved this by pulling the battery, but I doubt this is the standard control for it. ;-) Paul -- No time. Saddest words ever spoken or written. http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: FDOM - OMView question

2008-10-08 Thread Paul
David Samblas wrote: slide you finger up to down in the screen will zoom out and return to the slide show view Thank you. It had to be something simple like that. :-) Paul -- No time. Saddest words ever spoken or written. http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu

Re: [QTextended] Files and types

2008-10-08 Thread Paul
of the Documents option. Paul -- No time. Saddest words ever spoken or written. http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman

[qtextended] Bluetooth kernel bug

2008-10-08 Thread Paul
. Perhaps this is of help to someone. If there is a way in which I can provide more info, please let me know. I'd love to use the Parrot with my FR. (The Parrot is the only bluetooth device I have around at the moment.) Paul -- No time. Saddest words ever spoken or written. http

Re: one day usage of qtextended: auto power-on?

2008-10-08 Thread Paul
and it happened again this morning, again at 06:00: auto power-on from a completely powered-down device, no sim inserted. Did not notice anything of the likes today... Paul -- No time. Saddest words ever spoken or written. http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu

[qtextended] After 4 days...

2008-10-09 Thread Paul
to music makes the FR switch to plugged in mode, and unplugging the headset did not switch the FR back to unplugged. Did more people notice this? Paul -- Good friends are good for your health. -Irwin Sarason http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: [qtextended] After 4 days...

2008-10-09 Thread Paul
own the freerunner for almost a full week now...) /Met vriendelijke groeten,/ En vriendelijke groeten terug... Paul -- Good friends are good for your health. -Irwin Sarason http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: [qtextended] After 4 days...

2008-10-09 Thread Paul
. Paul -- Good friends are good for your health. -Irwin Sarason http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: [qtextended] After 4 days...

2008-10-09 Thread Paul
the preferred setting. Paul -- Good friends are good for your health. -Irwin Sarason http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman

Re: [qtextended] After 4 days...

2008-10-09 Thread Paul
Hello Lorn, You can do this to twiddle with volumes: alsactl restore -f /usr/share/openmoko/scenarious/stereout.state alsamixer alsactl store -f /usr/share/openmoko/scenarious/stereout.stat Magic! Thank you! New toys to play with. :-) Paul -- Good friends are good for your health. -Irwin

Re: [qtextended] After 4 days...

2008-10-10 Thread Paul
/scenarios/ Thank you. I'll have a look somewhere over the day! Paul -- People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes. -Abigail Van Buren http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: [Om2008.9] How to export Vcf Contacts from FR?

2008-10-10 Thread Paul
or python script that puts things in the proper format. That's not too difficult, if sqlite plays nice. Paul -- People who fight fire with fire usually end up with ashes. -Abigail Van Buren http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: [debian] impressions from fresh debian install today

2008-10-11 Thread Paul
export GTK_MODULES=libgtkstylus.so What do libgtkstylus.so? 'and enabled rightclick emulation with export GTK_MODULES=libgtkstylus.so.' It seems to enable rightclick emulation... ;-) Paul -- The real menace in dealing with a five-year-old is that in no time at all you begin

Re: [Om2008.9] How to export Vcf Contacts from FR?

2008-10-12 Thread Paul
still not been fullfilled. *grin* What do you (or anyone) think of this? Paul -- If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylum would be filled with mothers. -Edgar Watson Howe http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu

Re: Introducing http://www.opkg.org

2008-10-12 Thread Paul
Tobias Kündig wrote: I'm proud to announce my newest project: http://www.opkg.org Great job!! Paul -- If there were no schools to take the children away from home part of the time, the insane asylum would be filled with mothers. -Edgar Watson Howe http://www.nlpagan.net Running

[FSO] FSO install question.

2008-10-12 Thread Paul
Hello people, I would like to put FSO on the SDcard, to look at it and try it. Can someone recommend the proper root/image-files to use for this? There are quite a lot on the FSO-download page... Thank you, Paul -- If there were no schools to take the children away from home part

Re: Back to the basics: improving user experience

2008-10-16 Thread Paul
think OM must oblige to its responsibility towards the users who have paid for their hardware, and keep its promise of a working phone. I agree. Having a solid functional phone is the prime objective. Paul -- My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither but just enjoy your ice cream

Re: Photosea. Suggestion?

2008-10-16 Thread Paul
://rubino.dyndns.org/photosea/ ) Click screenshot.png and you'll find it is a picture viewer. :-) Paul -- My advice to you is not to inquire why or whither but just enjoy your ice cream while it's on your plate - that's my philosophy. -Thornton Wilder (from The Skin of Our Teeth) http

Re: Photosea. Suggestion?

2008-10-16 Thread Paul
What is it, you must to say! I only made it :) I uploaded a screenshot just now! For now it only show three photo, and permit it to move it, and to zoom it! Now I'd like to know what it could to become Ohhh... don't get me started. A file- or directory browser to select images from a

(OM2008.9) Weird death on connecting USB

2008-10-19 Thread Paul
. Is this known behaviour? Will that not happen when I flash the FR with this? Paul -- We learn the rope of life by untying its knots. -Jean Toomer http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing

(OM2008.9) Flashback to QTextended

2008-10-20 Thread Paul
problem? I can live with most of the quirks of the FR, but this one is really annoying. I do not want to pull the battery out when I plug in the USB just because then the FR locks up and is really braindead. Paul -- Don't smoke in bed. Your ashes may fall on the ground. http://www.nlpagan.net

Re: (OM2008.9) Flashback to QTextended

2008-10-20 Thread Paul
Yogiz wrote: That has never happened with me. What kernel are you using? I use these files: Om2008.9-gta02-20080916.uImage.bin Om2008.9.rootfs.jffs2 Paul -- Don't smoke in bed. Your ashes may fall on the ground. http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: (OM2008.9) Flashback to QTextended

2008-10-20 Thread Paul
2008.8 (or 2008.9 ;) 'opkg upgrade'd through sometime last night. http://downloads.openmoko.org/releases/Om2008.8-update/ Thanks! I'll have a look at that later today, when I get back from work. Paul -- Don't smoke in bed. Your ashes may fall on the ground. http://www.nlpagan.net Running

Re: [Qtextended] Bluetooth headset

2008-10-21 Thread Paul
... Paul -- Time's fun when you're having flies. -Kermit the Frog http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: (OM2008.9) Flashback to QTextended

2008-10-21 Thread Paul
thing mentioned by Joel later on. Paul ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: Android open sourced

2008-10-21 Thread Paul
Cédric Berger wrote: Here we are http://google-opensource.blogspot.com/2008/10/android-open-source-cell-phone.html time to port to Neo ! Now that would be cool... Paul -- Time's fun when you're having flies. -Kermit the Frog http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008

(OM2008.9) Upgrade - update

2008-10-21 Thread Paul
, error 404 * Failed to download http://downloads.openmoko.org/repository/Om2008.8/om-gta02/Packages.sig, error 404 Where do I go wrong? Do I need to add/change something? Thanks! pauL -- Time's fun when you're having flies. -Kermit the Frog http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux

Re: (OM2008.9) Upgrade - update

2008-10-21 Thread Paul
rakshat hooja wrote: As long as you are just getting .sig download errors there should be no problems. OPKG seems to have a problem with package signatures Grand... thank you. Running upgrade again now completed without a problem. Paul

Re: Android open sourced

2008-10-22 Thread Paul
Hire wrote: http://forum.koolu.org/ Register to get a patchset and a kernel pacthed for FR Downloading the stuff now. Although I am still trying to find out what to do with the patch-set ;-) So pointers are appreciated! Paul -- Saying nothing... sometimes says the most. -Emily

Re: [2008.x] GPRS Instructions on the Wiki

2008-10-22 Thread Paul
With my old camera phone I actually would write short messages on paper and send a photo, so it'd be free. (I'm just perverse that way) WOOOHAHAHAHAHAAA!!! :-) -- Saying nothing... sometimes says the most. -Emily Dickinson http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and

(qte 4.3.3.) Kernel bug in nwester: where to report?

2008-10-23 Thread Paul
daemon.info hcid[1324]: link_key_request (sba=00:06:6E:17:42:22, dba=00:12:1C:06:85:3C) Oct 23 17:02:11 om-gta02 user.crit kernel: kernel BUG at net/bluetooth/rfcomm/tty.c:313! Thanks Paul -- Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them -Arthur Schopenhauer

Tux image

2008-10-24 Thread Paul
Hi all on http://nwyfre.homelinux.net/alg_plaatjes/MokoTux1.jpg I have an image for OpenMoko. Where on the Wiki could I put it (and is there a preferred size?) Paul -- Better wade back mid water than gang forward and drown. (Scottish Proverb) http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux

Re: Tux image

2008-10-24 Thread Paul
, sorry. I just stuck some images together. ;-) Paul -- Better wade back mid water than gang forward and drown. (Scottish Proverb) http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community

Re: GTA03 - buttons or touchscreen

2008-10-25 Thread Paul
2) qwerty keyboard and tracker ball - blackberry curve Would be my option. Paul -- Everything is worth what its purchaser will pay for it. -Publius Syrus http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko

Re: GTA03 - buttons or touchscreen

2008-10-25 Thread Paul
Thorben Krueger wrote: 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. Ah-yeah! I am so with you!! :-) ___ Openmoko

Re: Alternative Case Designs

2008-10-25 Thread Paul
Tobias Kündig wrote: I made a little tutorial about how you can change the look of your Freerunner's Case Nifty! I like that! Good show. :-) -- Everything is worth what its purchaser will pay for it. -Publius Syrus http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: FDOM and Ticket #1024 - gsm modem oscillating between registrated / not-registrated

2008-10-25 Thread Paul
(resume after suspend) and making call 100%. Wow. That's fantastic! As soon as I have a new SIM card (somehow the old one broke) I'm going to play with this! Thank you for this post. :-) Paul -- Everything is worth what its purchaser will pay for it. -Publius Syrus http://www.nlpagan.net

Re: ``Freerunner reliable and stable''?!

2008-10-26 Thread Paul
for the general consumer. So whining that it is not ready for the regular user is kind of sad. There is a difference between a regular and a power user, and that is not only the letters it takes to write the words. Paul -- If you enjoy your job, you never have to work. http://www.nlpagan.net

Fdom speed (was Re: New home for the New FDOM)

2008-10-27 Thread Paul
experiencing that ? I think the difference is that FDOM is written mostly in Python, which is an interpreted language, whereas Qte is written in C(++?) which is compiled. Compiled stuff usually is faster. Paul -- Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out. -James

Re: [FDOM] best kernel to use for new release

2008-10-27 Thread Paul
/blanks after not too long saves a lot of battery power. Just curious... Paul -- Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out. -James Bryant Conant http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Fdom deathness

2008-10-29 Thread Paul
the process the block that moves back and forth over the boots just stops somewhere and no nice words I know make it move further. What am I doing wrong? Thanks, Paul -- Wishing does not make a poor man rich. -Arab proverb http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04

Re: Receiving empty sms after registration

2008-11-01 Thread Paul
this with another phone? Paul -- Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten. -B. F. Skinner http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.04 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http

[debian] Shutting down Debian

2008-11-02 Thread Paul
Hello all, What would be the cleanest way to shut down debian on the FR? I have XFCE panel running. Clicking the 'lock' only allows me to log out, leaving me at a login prompt. Keeping down the power button will cast an init 5 so it reboots. I'd need an init 6 though... Paul -- In real life

Re: [debian] Shutting down Debian

2008-11-02 Thread Paul
Thomas Bertani wrote: I put the halt in the run box of xfce, so when I click run in xfce panel, I shutdown because the halt command it stillt there from previous type Ah, wonderful! Thank you! (sorry for my bad english) Don't worry. Paul

Re: [debian] Shutting down Debian

2008-11-02 Thread Paul
i am fiddling with the same issue right now and found http://wiki.xfce.org/faq#session_manager Thomas gave me an idea with halt. I intend to make that a /etc/sudoers command and then stick that in the XFCE menu somewhere. Maybe an easy way to do this. :-) Paul -- In real life, I

Re: [debian] Shutting down Debian

2008-11-02 Thread Paul
if you fiddle with sudoers already the easiest way would be to do as the link describes: - create a group (powerdev or so) - add your user to it (and log out and in again to make it working) - add the rule to sudoers afterwards the shutdown and reboot button will be active and usable.

Re: [debian] openmoko-panel-plugin 0.5

2008-11-05 Thread Paul
Sebastian Ohl wrote: after the confusion on the last few days now i am happy to announce a new version of the openmoko-panel-plugin. I'll install it as soon as I can. You are a hero. One of them. :-) Paul -- The key to change . . . is to let go of fear. -Rosanne Cash http://www.nlpagan.net

(Debian) Problem installing kernel modules

2008-11-07 Thread Paul
to get things going, like I did with the 512MB card, and that ran fine. The installer-script is right, too: the directory mentioned does not exist. Now, what is the smart thing to do? Paul -- Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go. -William Feather http

Re: (Debian) Problem installing kernel modules

2008-11-07 Thread Paul
. Thanks, it is running now. I'll let you know how it worked out! Schönen Abend noch! Paul -- Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go. -William Feather http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10

Re: (Debian) Problem installing kernel modules

2008-11-07 Thread Paul
not desire to go beyond Connecting w/ dbus... May be related to the frameworkd.conf file from another thread, I'll play with that later. Now sleep. Thanks for this one!! Paul -- Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go. -William Feather http://www.nlpagan.net

Re: Yet Another OpenMoko Presentation

2008-11-07 Thread Paul
link to your PDF-presentation from there? Paul -- Success generally depends upon knowing how long it takes to succeed. -Charles de Montesquieu http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10 ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: (Debian) Problem installing kernel modules

2008-11-08 Thread Paul
) and presto, things started and are working! Including the OpenMoko panel, which is a really nice job. Now onward to installing XFCE, as that is quite nice to have, I noticed. :-) Paul -- Success generally depends upon knowing how long it takes to succeed. -Charles de Montesquieu http://www.nlpagan.net

Re: Booting from large microSD (SDHC) [success]

2008-11-08 Thread Paul
Marian Flor wrote: Hello list members, here another FR success story: Booting and usage of a large 16GB SDHC works! Wow!! Good show!!! Paul -- Success generally depends upon knowing how long it takes to succeed. -Charles de Montesquieu http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux

(Debian) XFCE... no /etc/init.d/zhone-session?

2008-11-08 Thread Paul
that there is no file called zhone-session. As that is already a stopper, there's no use in trying to continue. Does someone have a smart idea on what to do next? It may be a problem ('feature') of the experimental installer, I guess, but I am not sure. Thanks! Paul -- Success generally depends upon knowing

Re: [android] new version with page flipping corrected.

2008-11-11 Thread Paul
goes and remains black. A pretty shade of black, but still I had hoped for a bit more... like less black. Paul -- Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together. -Anais Nin http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10

Re: [android] new version with page flipping corrected.

2008-11-11 Thread Paul
if you did not install previous android image, check http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/User:Seanmcneil3 . You must have an sd card with at least 2 partitions, the second being ext3 formatted. Android will write data on it. Great, thank you for the information!! Paul -- Music melts all

Re: [android] new version with page flipping corrected.

2008-11-11 Thread Paul
Fun, nice, pretty, awesome. Do I recall correctly that FR/Android can so far not unlock a SIM card? In Debian/Zhone it works fine. Thanks, Paul -- Music melts all the separate parts of our bodies together. -Anais Nin http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10

Re: microSD card

2008-11-13 Thread Paul
and gently pull it up. Works fine so far. Paul -- There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island . . . and best of all, you can enjoy these riches every day of your life. -Walt Disney http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10

(Debian) IceWm running!

2008-11-14 Thread Paul
Yes, it works. Fast! Including the openmoko-panel-plugin. See an example at http://www.nlpagan.net/images/img_3914.jpg (And no, that's not my cat ;-) Paul -- The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read. -Abraham Lincoln http

Re: (Debian) IceWm running!

2008-11-14 Thread Paul
be a way... Paul -- The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read. -Abraham Lincoln http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10 ___ Openmoko community mailing list

Re: (Debian) IceWm running!

2008-11-14 Thread Paul
Here are efforts to do this without using x.org all together: http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2008-November/035551.html Please also look into Illume keyboard of enlightenment, could that with with IceWm? Nifty. Playthings for the weekend. Thank you!! Paul -- The things

Re: (Debian) IceWm running!

2008-11-16 Thread Paul
I could not figure out a way so I switched to xvkbd that respects the -geometry option. I am messing with that too, and it seems to work reasonably well. Just wish it would stop pressing enter continuously when I only press it once. But I'll RTFM first. hahaha Paul -- He who

Re: [Qt Extended] Disabling predictive text ?

2008-11-16 Thread Paul
Does anyone know if it's possible to disable the predictive text in the alpha-only keyboard in Qt Extended 4.4.2 ? It's on the wiki: http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Qtopia_/_Qt_Extended_on_FreeRunner#Internationalization Good luck! Paul -- He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition

Re: (Debian) IceWm running!

2008-11-16 Thread Paul
Tha_Man wrote: However, I'm still not able to switch my desktop to landscape mode :-( setting the options in xorg.conf doesn't seem to matter, is IceWM using a different (X) config file or something? Paul, did you do anything special besides removing xfce (I presume) and installing icewm

[Debian] apt-get upgrade made the FR die...

2008-11-23 Thread Paul
died, however. After pulling the battery, things started up again, but they leave me with a dark screen (after a small flash of seeing X starting). Would someone know a nice way to get the FR running again? Thanks! Paul -- Be a friend to thyself, and others will be so too. -Thomas Fuller http

Re: [Debian] apt-get upgrade made the FR die...

2008-11-23 Thread Paul
if it can solve your problem, but can be a good points to start. Great, thank you for the tip. I'll have a try today. :-) Paul ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http://lists.openmoko.org/mailman/listinfo/community

Re: [Debian] apt-get upgrade made the FR die...

2008-11-23 Thread Paul
Thanks, everyone, for the tips. I'll look into changing the FAT partition to EXT2, as that seems to be the big problem-maker. Paul -- Be a friend to thyself, and others will be so too. -Thomas Fuller http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10

Re: [Debian] apt-get upgrade made the FR die...

2008-11-24 Thread Paul
desktop, but they don't seem available for Mandriva. The fun never ends!! :-) Paul -- Love yourself first and everything falls into line. -Lucille Ball http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2008 and Ubuntu 8.10 ___ Openmoko community

Re: [Debian] apt-get upgrade made the FR die {FIXED}

2008-11-26 Thread Paul
It turned out to be quite simple in the end. Flashed QT on the FR, booted that, and followed Marian's tips on installing the mwester kernel from a while back. Then reinstalled fso-gta02 and things were fine again :-) Paul -- Anger repressed can poison a relationship as surely as the cruelest

Re: Creating a distro on a sim card

2008-11-29 Thread Paul
, there is no defined or formated 2nd partition. Paul -- If you can talk brilliantly about a problem, it can create the consoling illusion that it has been mastered. -Stanley Kubrick http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2009 and Ubuntu 8.10 ___ Openmoko

Re: First impressions on new Android rootfs

2008-12-03 Thread Paul
providers think it's fun to make that so). Paul -- Heaven from all creatures hides the book of Fate. -Alexander Pope http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2009 and Ubuntu 8.10 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community@lists.openmoko.org http

Re: How to remove microSD card

2008-12-03 Thread Paul
it like that and it has worked all the time. Paul -- Heaven from all creatures hides the book of Fate. -Alexander Pope http://www.nlpagan.net Running on Mandriva Linux 2009 and Ubuntu 8.10 ___ Openmoko community mailing list community

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