Re: Any progress on the Telit UC864 3.5G modem?

2008-12-09 Thread Will Siddall
Please, has anyone looked further into this? I do a lot of travelling into countries that use 3G only networks and being able to swap the existing GSM module with this one would save me A LOT of hassle. What's the concensus and for those who have tried: how hard is it to swap and get it running?

Re: Any progress on the Telit UC864 3.5G modem?

2008-12-09 Thread Will Siddall
[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If you're talking about physically replacing the TI Calypso modem on the Freerunner board with a 3G modem, I'm afraid you misunderstand. This is not at all possible. I am asking about the research into the Telit modem for a future Openmoko device. 2008/12/9 Will Siddall

Re: No more optimization team

2008-12-10 Thread Will Siddall
On Wed, Dec 10, 2008 at 7:44 AM, Timo Juhani Lindfors [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Heh, maybe I'm just being a bit debian centric here. I saw libecore0 - Core abstraction layer for enlightenment DR 0.17 in debian experimental and thought that it can't be too established or un-new. I would

Re: qwerty keyboard

2008-12-11 Thread Will Siddall
Hey Tony, One thing you my consider would be try install the 'illume-keyboards-terminal' (found here: http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Keyboard_Debate#How_to_install_the_illume_.28Raster.27s.29_keyboard_.3F). If you install the 'illume-config-illume' package, you will also be able to choose your

Re: Stage of GTA03 development?

2008-12-17 Thread Will Siddall
On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 7:02 PM, Justyn Butler justynbutler+openm...@googlemail.com wrote: Replace the mc75i with a 3.5G modem! Go on, surprise us all! I have to agree with Justyn and say that we need a 3G phone. I bought this phone in hopes that I can use it when I travel around.

Re: Stage of GTA03 development?

2008-12-18 Thread Will Siddall
On Thu, Dec 18, 2008 at 5:02 AM, The Rasterman Carsten Haitzler ras...@rasterman.com wrote: a 3g modem/module/chipset is REALLY expensive. especially if you have low volume (that means less than a few hundred thousand units). you pay a small fortune in royalties too. It is true, 3G is

Importing Contacts from Thunderbird

2008-12-19 Thread Will Siddall
Hey, I know there's a wiki item for this, but I just have to send it to everyone. I want to edit the wiki, but I don't know if anyone has run into this problem yet. The wiki shows to install a VCF plugin for thunderbird then just import the VCF into your contacts app. I had a lot of problems

Re: Importing Contacts from Thunderbird

2008-12-19 Thread Will Siddall
, or only on Om distos ? Kimaidou 2008/12/19 Will Siddall will.sidd...@gmail.com Hey, I know there's a wiki item for this, but I just have to send it to everyone. I want to edit the wiki, but I don't know if anyone has run into this problem yet. The wiki shows to install a VCF plugin

Re: how to turn on screen blanking on 2008.12

2008-12-20 Thread Will Siddall
If you would rather switch to the illume theme (you would have to update from testing), this will give you access to the illume 'wrench' that can allow you to set the time after which the screen blanks and then another time (or none) to have it go into suspend. If you don't want to use testing,

Re: Importing Contacts from Thunderbird

2008-12-21 Thread Will Siddall
Can you tell me what you found out about the format? It also does not import contacts from jpilot. What I noticed is that in most contact lines, the format would be: TEL;TYPE=CELL,VOICE:5551234567 the sed line pretty much changes the line to: TEL;CELL;VOICE:5551234567 Now, I'm no expert on

Re: Free email to SMS

2009-03-05 Thread Will Siddall
Hey Pander, This is a great tool but it does have it's limitations. Most of the time, you have to be aware of what you attach to your emails and how many characters you use. Just the sheer fact that you can send emails to an SMS receiver is still great though. One down fall is the SMS receiver's

SHR upgrade leaves an empty screen

2009-03-06 Thread Will Siddall
Hey all, I just ran an upgrade yesterday after seeing some issues resolved with the frameworkd upgrade package and now my screen is empty. If I switch to the slider icons, my applications are back, but I find that interface too touchy and annoying to use, so I would like my icons back. Does

Re: [archlinux] Port to the ARM.

2009-03-11 Thread Will Siddall
I'll second that, if there's something that I can test, let me know. I can help put together PKGBUILDs or test different builds. On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 8:49 PM, The Digital Pioneer digitalpion...@gmail.com wrote: I'm a hardcore Arch fan, and I'd love to pitch in if possible. I can compile

Re: odd mail, pretends to be from openmoko sales dep

2009-03-13 Thread Will Siddall
Hey arne, I've received it. I would believe it's true as the headers are clean. It's probably just someone from the sales department going through the wiki to make sure that you got the phone. On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 7:28 AM, arne anka openm...@ginguppin.de wrote: hi, i just received the mail

Re: Importing Contacts from Thunderbird

2009-03-13 Thread Will Siddall
Hey guys, I suppose a little update. I've recently switched to SHR-Testing and a little while on SHR-Unstable. Currently there is no import functionality, but thanks to Aleš Horák, he's created some scripts called the DBus Access Scripts for handling the SIM phonebooks. For those wishing to use

Re: odd mail, pretends to be from openmoko sales dep

2009-03-13 Thread Will Siddall
if I'm not mistaken, it's: Ailsa Huang ailsa_hu...@openmoko.com On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 2:44 PM, Joerg Reisenweber jo...@openmoko.org wrote: What's the FROM: ? /jOERG Am Fr  13. März 2009 schrieb arne anka: hi, i just received the mail below -- at a first glance it looks like simple spam,

Re: Hardware mumble

2009-03-17 Thread Will Siddall
On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 4:29 PM, Yogiz yog...@gmail.com wrote: I really think that rather then working on GTA03, the openmoko team should iron out all the little bugs and make sure there is software available, that makes the phone rock-solid. If not, then I don't see anyone, who would like to

Re: Debugging SIM problems

2009-03-22 Thread Will Siddall
Ido, Can you try this again, but turn on debug logging for ogsmd? Try getting your messages then post the log file. Will On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 8:44 AM, ik ido...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I just got OM to my hands (actually two days ago), on the original distro (2008.8), I was able to read

Re: Debugging SIM problems

2009-03-22 Thread Will Siddall
Thanks, Ido On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 1:54 PM, Will Siddall will.sidd...@gmail.com wrote: Ido, Can you try this again, but turn on debug logging for ogsmd?  Try getting your messages then post the log file. Will On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 8:44 AM, ik ido...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I just

Re: Linball game 0.2 version

2009-03-24 Thread Will Siddall
I know it's been a while since anyone last wrote, but I just thought I would try it on SHR-testing (20080303). When it starts up, it rotates the screen, flashes a couple of times then returns to the window. The bash script is doing it's job, but the exectuble is returning with a: Warning: Audio