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Forum: OS2008 / Maemo 4 / Chinook - Diablo 2010-04-09, 03:14
Replies: 2
Views: 1,389
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Use bluetooth to tether laptop?

I think you are chasing the wrong end of the problem. You'd be far better off and more likely to succeed trying to solve the laptop to internet direct problem.
Forum: OS2008 / Maemo 4 / Chinook - Diablo 2010-03-05, 05:19
Replies: 2
Views: 1,151
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Bluetooth, No Supported Services

The phone shows a lit bluetooth icon and a lit connection icon. The N810 shows a lit bluetooth icon and a lit connection icon. The N810 displays a message saying it's connected. The Connection...
Forum: OS2008 / Maemo 4 / Chinook - Diablo 2010-03-03, 22:24
Replies: 2
Views: 1,151
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Bluetooth, No Supported Services

When examining my N810 bluetooth connection to my bluetooth 1.? 3G phone (Huawei U1205), I find that there are no Supported Services listed. Nor is there a Network Type listed. I see this info in...
Forum: Competitors 2010-02-26, 19:06
Replies: 116
Views: 33,353
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Why is the Apple UI so fluid and ours isn't?

It's not just Apple engineers. Engineers don't design Apple interfaces. It's a team of psychologists and graphic designers supplemented with super computer simulations and lots of candid...
Forum: OS2008 / Maemo 4 / Chinook - Diablo 2010-02-23, 05:12
Replies: 37
Views: 25,987
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Internet Connection Failed. Unable to retrieve IP address from server

After 2 years of successfully connecting to wifi hotspots and via bluetooth to 3G phone to internet, I now have this problem. Is anyone at Nokia working on this problem?
Forum: Nokia N900 2010-02-22, 01:07
Replies: 4
Views: 4,379
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: N900's internet works in Mexico after update

I have a n810, a Huawei phone, and Telcel's Amiga service. The bluetooth connection works. The phone connects to Telcel's 3G network, the n810 thinks it has a connection, but the n810 never...
Forum: OS2008 / Maemo 4 / Chinook - Diablo 2009-09-12, 21:36
Replies: 2
Views: 1,472
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Setting Environmental Variables

RATS!

Now how do I keep it from being deleted when I quit xterm?

Thanks
Forum: OS2008 / Maemo 4 / Chinook - Diablo 2009-09-12, 20:25
Replies: 2
Views: 1,472
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Setting Environmental Variables

Using what I think is standard linux I have entered in xterm while in bash2:

NOTECASE_HELP=/apathname;env NOTECASE_HELP

but env reports NOTECASE_HELP is not set.

What's am I doing wrong?
...
Forum: Troubleshooting 2009-02-19, 04:09
Replies: 3
Views: 1,922
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: n810 Blown Speaker?

For what it's worth, I have a 13 month old n810. Both speakers started buzzing recently.
Forum: General 2008-11-29, 04:01
Replies: 17
Views: 4,679
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Coping with Nokia's Aversion to Documentation

One of the most in-comprehendible aspects of the OS is something called DocPurge. This daemon (well named) seems to obliterate all efforts to install useful system and application documentation. ...
Forum: Troubleshooting 2008-11-24, 03:33
Replies: 25
Views: 51,551
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Touchscreen calibration not right

Same problem. Same symptoms. About the time I installed Personal Launcher. Hmm?

Work around: Open sketch. Draw vertical lines near the left and right edges of the drawing area. Observe the...
Forum: General 2008-11-22, 02:54
Replies: 6
Views: 6,263
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: How do I print a file to stdout in xterm?

Sorry folks. It must have been an Alzheimers moment. Actually more like an Alzheimers day. Cat is there after all. l'm getting old.
Forum: General 2008-11-21, 20:48
Replies: 6
Views: 6,263
Posted By oldmancoyote1
How do I print a file to stdout in xterm?

OK. I give up. Would some polite person tell me how do I display a text file in xterm. There is no cat command.

Thanks
Forum: Applications 2008-11-08, 20:25
Replies: 17
Views: 9,581
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: TiddlyWiki Ported to Nokia N800

Hi

I've been using gtdtiddlywiki for monthes now, and now I would have a lot of trouble living without it. Many thanks.

Suddenly I'm having trouble. The program has changed apparently all by...
Forum: Buy & Sell 2008-11-03, 03:06
Replies: 10
Views: 4,841
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: [FS] N800/N810 Belt Clip cases

Interesting...

How strong is the clip holding the unit to the belt? That is, could a pickpocket remove the case or the IT without being noticed?

Thanks
Forum: Buy & Sell 2008-10-03, 03:31
Replies: 18
Views: 2,843
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: How yo get a internet tablet in Israel

Question: How yo get a internet tablet in Israel?

Answer: You steal it from a Palestinian.
Forum: Nokia N810 2008-09-27, 03:08
Replies: 5
Views: 3,114
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Tethering 3G GOPHONE to N810

I'll never be anybody's Linux hero, but here goes. We'll do it manually.

1) Tap: Settings>Control Panel>Connectivity
2) If you are successfully paired with the phone, you should see its name...
Forum: Nokia N810 2008-09-26, 04:04
Replies: 5
Views: 3,114
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Tethering 3G GOPHONE to N810

Lots of people have this running although I don't know about your specific phone.

There is a builtin bluetooth installer/pairing tool in diablo. Also if you want to do it manually, somewhere I...
Forum: News 2008-09-26, 03:56
Replies: 23
Views: 11,513
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: XOHM Baltimore launch Oct. 8 - 810WME availability?

Am I the only one who thinks 8l0WME looks obscene?
Forum: Applications 2008-09-20, 21:07
Replies: 51
Views: 23,299
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Granule - flashcard program for maemo

Success! After using dpkg as above, App Manager would'nt load granule.

Next I used: dpkg -C
and: dpkg -l

Now App Managdr installed granule without further complaint. Go...
Forum: Troubleshooting 2008-09-19, 03:27
Replies: 15
Views: 3,233
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: USB OTG connection Help Needed

Thanks nhanquy.

My phone (moto v3xx) is properly configured. I've got the right cables. USBControl is installed and works. My 810 connects to the phone properly. The only remaining problem is...
Forum: Troubleshooting 2008-09-18, 00:53
Replies: 15
Views: 3,233
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: USB OTG connection Help Needed

Wait a minute! The usb protocal supports lots of things, not just file devices. For example, I hook my motorola v3xx phone's target usb port to my mac usb host port and log into the internet just...
Forum: Applications 2008-09-15, 01:51
Replies: 51
Views: 23,299
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Granule - flashcard program for maemo

I've tried lots of things since my last posting. The most promising was:

download the gstreamer tool deb as linked above.
xterm
sudo gainroot
dpkg -i FileNameWhereDebIsSaved.deb

All the...
Forum: Applications 2008-09-11, 19:21
Replies: 51
Views: 23,299
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Granule - flashcard program for maemo

When I tried to install gstreamer using cashel's links, I got the incompatible error message. I am running the latest version of diablo on an 810. How do I install a chinook app on a diablo machine?...
Forum: Upgrading 2008-08-20, 04:44
Replies: 4
Views: 3,020
Posted By oldmancoyote1
Re: Phone Crashed During SSU. Stuck.

GA: I got frustrated and flashed the first version of diablo again. This went fine and I got the orange "!". However repeated failures of my phone's bluetooth function left me part way through...
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