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Forum: Applications 2017-11-04, 19:57
Replies: 41
Views: 18,573
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: 237
Views: 88,701
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: 1,120
Views: 192,973
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: 31,955
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: 31,955
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: 778
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: 1,676
Views: 653,338
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: 1,783
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: 108
Views: 23,272
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: 108
Views: 23,272
Posted By t-b
Re: GPD Pocket

https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=196351
Forum: Competitors 2017-08-29, 15:07
Replies: 108
Views: 23,272
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: 108
Views: 23,272
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: 121,516
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: 121,516
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: 694
Views: 94,798
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: 694
Views: 94,798
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: 5,015
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: 183
Views: 30,242
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...
Forum: Buy & Sell 2017-05-05, 17:05
Replies: 4
Views: 1,296
Posted By t-b
Re: [WTS} Nokia N900 - good condition

Good price - personally not interested though - I have enough N900's already :)

You've mentioned shipping in EU is included, any reason to provide price in Pounds instead of Euros? Just checked...
Forum: Community 2017-05-03, 21:32
Replies: 64
Views: 13,999
Posted By t-b
Re: Q2 2017 Community Council Election Announcement

@wicket I am flattered by your nomination, but I doubt I am the best man for the job - so I have to decline unless nobody else is willing... :)

It might be good to have some more technical...
Forum: Community 2017-04-30, 11:23
Replies: 294
Views: 73,292
Posted By t-b
Re: [IGG Live][Slider Keyboard] Keyboard Mod for Moto Z

For anyone interested, can only be delivered in Germany "Saturn online bietet keinen Versand außerhalb Deutschlands an. Eine Auslieferung Ihrer Bestellung kann auschließlich an eine Adresse in...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-04-17, 21:54
Replies: 107
Views: 27,054
Posted By t-b
Re: SailfishOS on Motorola Droid 4 XT894 (alpha port)

I just rebooted (as suggested by mp107) and tried again and now it works. First time I tried it it didn't show any network.
Forum: Nokia N900 2017-04-17, 20:36
Replies: 47
Views: 15,754
Posted By t-b
Re: Buying N900 in 2016?

This should get you started.
https://wiki.maemo.org/Community_SSU
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-04-17, 20:10
Replies: 107
Views: 27,054
Posted By t-b
Re: SailfishOS on Motorola Droid 4 XT894 (alpha port)

Thanks for the update. Gave it a try and have the following issues with the image.

WLAN isn't picking up any network. Ifconfig shows wlan0 without ip address.

/etc/resolv.conf:
nameserver...
Forum: Nokia N900 2017-04-09, 20:16
Replies: 12
Views: 2,931
Posted By t-b
Re: N900 app needed for one of my businesses.

Learning Emacs by 'researching emacs' is tricky business especially if you have a deadline and want to be productive asap. There is so much information out there and a lot is incomplete or quickly...
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