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Forum: Maemo 5 / Fremantle 2018-02-25, 13:26
Replies: 4
Views: 1,168
Posted By t-b
Re: ScummVM 2.0

Just installed it - works great. Nice to see N900 is still supported by the scummvm team/tsoliman.
Keymapping info can be found here - http://wiki.scummvm.org/index.php/Maemo
Forum: Nokia N900 2018-02-24, 13:54
Replies: 59
Views: 9,835
Posted By t-b
Re: The Mighty N900 Week 2017

I am using Surf (on easy debian) whenever I need a browser and eww (emacs browser) is failing.
The maemo leste team will probably also decide to use it [source...
Forum: Community 2018-02-08, 21:46
Replies: 317
Views: 99,710
Posted By t-b
Re: [IGG Live][Slider Keyboard] Keyboard Mod for Moto Z

Rockbox on recent Android versions is unfortunately not well supported. http://forums.rockbox.org/index.php/topic,14177.420.html

I love rockbox, and I've got a ton of "rockboxed " sansa players...
Forum: Alternatives 2017-12-27, 12:57
Replies: 16
Views: 3,296
Posted By t-b
Re: Eelo OS : the Non- Googlized Android Alternative.

I am using LineageOs 4.1 without gapps on my Droid 4. Not my main phone, only use it for Whatsapp with a pre-paid sim card.

With f-droid there are plenty gapps alternatives (eg. OsmAnd instead of...
Forum: General 2017-12-27, 12:43
Replies: 44
Views: 6,940
Posted By t-b
Re: Would you buy/use Nokia N900 in 2018?

Emacs on N900 is awesome due to its keyboard - it is the primary reason I am still using the N900 as my main phone.
Pretty recent emacs version is available for N900 25.1 see thread...
Forum: Neo900 2017-12-18, 04:33
Replies: 3,075
Views: 1,091,296
Posted By t-b
Re: Neo900 - finally a successor of N900

https://irclog.whitequark.org/neo900/2017-12-10
Forum: Community 2017-11-29, 22:09
Replies: 54
Views: 7,834
Posted By t-b
Re: [Council] Q1 2018 Community Council Election Announcement

Thanks for the nomination sicelo and sorry but I have to decline. No worries though, a fine list of candidates already accepted :)
Forum: Applications 2017-11-04, 19:57
Replies: 41
Views: 20,446
Posted By t-b
Re: [Announce] GNU Emacs 24 for N900

Emacs version 25.3 had an emergency fix that solved a security vulnerability.

Very unlikely anyone will be ever targeted on the N900 but if you use emacs to receive mail (like me) it is probably...
Forum: Competitors 2017-11-04, 17:14
Replies: 261
Views: 101,584
Posted By t-b
Re: What have former N900 owners moved to?

N900 daily driver/main phone and Motorola Droid 4 XT894 with LineageOS 13 for whatsapp (bought a cheap pre-paid card)
Not sure what I will use a couple of years from now, still pretty pleased with...
Forum: Jolla Tablet 2017-09-22, 18:12
Replies: 1,305
Views: 260,954
Posted By t-b
Re: [Live] Youyota 2-in-1 Tablet

Components dealer? Are we talking about 'a man in the middle' or one vendor that produces all kind of components? Usually more vendors are involved. Just curious - not trying to pry, so feel free to...
Forum: Maemo 5 / Fremantle 2017-09-12, 13:11
Replies: 110
Views: 34,431
Posted By t-b
Re: idea: Update browser engine on N900

It really depends on what you need the browser for and the level of inconvenience you can tolerate. Nearly all sites I am interested in I can still browse with the N900.
Of course if you expect...
Forum: Maemo 5 / Fremantle 2017-09-11, 17:35
Replies: 110
Views: 34,431
Posted By t-b
Re: idea: Update browser engine on N900

What site do you have troubles with?
Forum: Maemo 5 / Fremantle 2017-09-07, 06:37
Replies: 4
Views: 906
Posted By t-b
Re: Script launcher app or widget, N900

https://wiki.maemo.org/Desktop_Command_Execution_Widget_scripts#Making_your_own_scripts
Forum: Nokia N900 2017-09-04, 09:15
Replies: 1,677
Views: 680,468
Posted By t-b
Re: Battery Tests, Homemade 3000mAh XL Battery & Q&A (POST #1) - New Layout

https://www.alzashop.com/patona-pro-bl-5j-1500mah-3-7v-li-ion-d4928416.htm?layoutAutoChange=1

This one maybe?
Forum: Nokia N900 2017-09-02, 11:10
Replies: 11
Views: 2,908
Posted By t-b
Re: How many all telephony functions disabled phones you own?

Tried to reflow 2 of mine with the issue and failed. I seem to have sold one with the issue. Was working at the time I checked, but maybe transportation had killed it.

The oven method killed one...
Forum: Competitors 2017-08-31, 15:18
Replies: 112
Views: 31,920
Posted By t-b
Re: GPD Pocket

Nice - once you've tried to charged the device a few times it would be interesting to see how well it performs compared to the GPD charger.

It doesn't mention that is has usb pd ...
Forum: Competitors 2017-08-30, 13:19
Replies: 112
Views: 31,920
Posted By t-b
Re: GPD Pocket

https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=196351
Forum: Competitors 2017-08-29, 15:07
Replies: 112
Views: 31,920
Posted By t-b
Re: GPD Pocket

Curious about the sound crackling issue that has been reported. Especially if it is very annoying and makes watching video unpleasant.
Still haven't installed a Linux distro on mine, but planning...
Forum: Competitors 2017-08-29, 13:00
Replies: 112
Views: 31,920
Posted By t-b
Re: GPD Pocket

Give it some time and practice, I have seen complaints by so many people that just received it, but you should be able to touchtype pretty fast on it after a bit of practice. At least a lot faster...
Forum: Applications 2017-08-27, 07:22
Replies: 207
Views: 126,635
Posted By t-b
Re: Telegram on N900- a free,cloud-based, decentralized and heavily encrypted WhatsApp like app

That should indeed work. You don't need phone functions on the device on which you have installed Telegram.
I have first installed Telegram on my Ubuntu desktop and only later on my N900.

I...
Forum: Applications 2017-08-25, 21:45
Replies: 207
Views: 126,635
Posted By t-b
Re: Telegram on N900- a free,cloud-based, decentralized and heavily encrypted WhatsApp like app

Not sure what you consider a 'success report' but I installed it and successfully sent some messages and received them on my own account.
UI indeed needs a bit of work. Tried to delete a contact,...
Forum: General 2017-08-05, 06:53
Replies: 788
Views: 130,645
Posted By t-b
Re: The new QWERTY device project

If you've asked me a few years ago I would have dismissed buying any >4.5 inch screen phone immediately but I have got used to seeing the larger screens. The larger phones already have a significant...
Forum: General 2017-07-22, 13:43
Replies: 788
Views: 130,645
Posted By t-b
Re: The choice of OS of the new QWERTY device project

First define a 'commercial success'. How many units need to be sold for what price? I think it is already a success if the product is launched and Chen and company will make some profit.

Don't...
Forum: Nokia N900 2017-07-16, 18:58
Replies: 26
Views: 7,104
Posted By t-b
Re: N900 is a target platform for PostMarketOS !

Awesome, will keep an eye on this project. Lot of recent entries on github so the (small) team is currently actively working on it.

Would be great if they will be able to get the telephone...
Forum: Competitors 2017-07-16, 16:24
Replies: 221
Views: 45,614
Posted By t-b
Re: What's the best Handheld gnu/linux machine for 2017?

I don't think that is necessarily a bad thing - even without optimizing the Pyra currently doesn't heat up that much. It will be there mainly for future CPU's that might need more cooling. The Pyra...
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