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Forum: Maemo 5 / Fremantle 2017-11-07, 18:30
Replies: 6
Views: 593
Posted By mrsellout
Re: X forwarding to N900 with working hardware keyboard.

Wouldn't that put additional stresses on the n900's notoriously fragile usb port?
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-23, 19:41
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Before even considering repartitioning it's worth reading the actual log [1] to become aware of the implications of deleting the wrong partition
eg Then IF you still feel it's worth the effort,...
Forum: Development 2017-10-22, 21:21
Replies: 63
Views: 37,036
Posted By mrsellout
Re: The [Almost-Completely :D] Pain-Free Maemo Development OS for Ages 9 to 99

I use the option to automatically subscribe to any thread I post in [1], and use my subscribed threads page as my bookmark [2]. I don't like getting emails as it's more work for me, but there's an...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-21, 22:09
Replies: 20
Views: 2,364
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Swipe down--what are these things?

In Settings > Developer tools there's an option to add a reboot button next to the power button to the top of the Ambience menu (Developer mode has to be enabed IIRC).
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-21, 10:59
Replies: 27
Views: 1,662
Posted By mrsellout
Re: How do I write to & read from SD?

The Lost+found folder is a special system folder that regular users like nemo can't normally access. Can you create a folder in /media/sdcard/"label"/ ?

eg
mkdir /media/sdcard/"label"/data

you...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-20, 19:34
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

The K480 is a nice keyboard for around the house. You can pair it with three devices (eg TV, phone, tablet) and easily switch between the three. Then there's a slot at the top perfect for holding...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-20, 08:02
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

You could create a systemd unit file to execute this command on boot.

Create a file /etc/systemd/system/enablewifich.service with the following

[Unit]
Description=Change region to enable WIFI...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-18, 17:24
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

To be fair, even highly skilled users had difficulties (https://talk.maemo.org/showpost.php?p=1536465&postcount=1585) getting Windows 10 to play nicely.
I'd wager he's got some UAC notice lingering...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-16, 12:26
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

I noticed that too. The app I used previously was Lux by Yuri, hosted on OpenRepos, but it seems that he's removed his account :(
...
Forum: Jolla Tablet 2017-10-16, 09:34
Replies: 33
Views: 8,014
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Jolla claims Tablet refunds 80% finished

You need to talk to Jolla care, maybe this mixup with email you mention has resulted in you missing their comms.
Forum: Jolla Tablet 2017-10-16, 09:13
Replies: 33
Views: 8,014
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Jolla claims Tablet refunds 80% finished

Where does the 50% figure come from? They already refunded everyone that amount, and said they'll pay the second 50% as and when they can.
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-13, 06:37
Replies: 86
Views: 12,005
Posted By mrsellout
Re: [UNOFFICIAL GUIDE] Flash Sailfish X using Linux or MacOS

The Android image provided in this guide is customized for Latin America. The first screen I saw had a drop down menu button to select other languages.
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-12, 21:54
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Open the Settings app, go to Apps > Whatsapp and uncheck the 'Allow application background services to start on bootup option'
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-12, 15:20
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

I couldn't install any of the apps subject to the license. There was some issue where the store would refuse my credentials, giving a 'General communication with the store server' error.

I...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-11, 22:31
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

If you read the unofficial linux guide, there's a link to the latest firmware, that you can download and flash yourself.

https://talk.maemo.org/showthread.php?t=99952&goto=newpost
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-11, 18:26
Replies: 86
Views: 12,005
Posted By mrsellout
Re: [UNOFFICIAL GUIDE] Flash Sailfish X using Linux or MacOS

Finally managed to do this. It wouldn't flash SailfishX for me saying the android version was wrong, so I reflashed the image you shared, booted into android, and then shutdown and repeated and it...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-11, 16:50
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Yes, got it last week, check your spam folder, that's where mine was.
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-11, 15:43
Replies: 86
Views: 12,005
Posted By mrsellout
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-11, 14:15
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Can you ask them to check if the bootloader is unlockable?
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-09, 18:05
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

If resale is an issue, why not just create a new account just for the license you wish to buy (IF it becomes available for the X Compact), then should you wish to move it on, you give the buyer the...
Forum: Competitors 2017-10-05, 21:24
Replies: 37
Views: 5,238
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Asteroid OS Watch

Half an hour left and only 54% backed.
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-04, 18:57
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Translates as: "you won't be able to sell an Android Xperia X in future". Who actually cares? (note also the "sale is final, no refund if you regret purchase").

[/QUOTE]

They're talking about...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-04, 14:01
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

I just got the refund voucher too. Wasn't there talk of there being a discount for Jolla C backers?
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-09-27, 18:34
Replies: 2,155
Views: 406,998
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Shouldn't be a problem for someone with an Xperia X :p!
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-09-26, 18:48
Replies: 117
Views: 14,616
Posted By mrsellout
Re: How to unlock bootloader - Sony xperia X

FWIW, I couldn't run the backup script on machines running Arch and Manjaro (an Arch based distro), but was successful on a PC running MX linux (Debian base).

The phone would keep asking what...
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