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Forum: Maemo 5 / Fremantle 2017-11-07, 18:30
Replies: 6
Views: 600
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: 407,868
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: 37,083
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: 2,391
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: 1,675
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: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 8,056
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: SailfishOS 2017-10-13, 06:37
Replies: 86
Views: 12,073
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: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 12,073
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: 407,868
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: 12,073
Posted By mrsellout
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-10-11, 14:15
Replies: 2,155
Views: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 5,268
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: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 407,868
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: 119
Views: 15,123
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...
Forum: SailfishOS 2017-09-26, 13:47
Replies: 2,155
Views: 407,868
Posted By mrsellout
Re: Sailfish OS (officially) on Sony Xperia devices

Many will be paying out of tablet refunds, others will be eager out of excitement or just to avoid issues on the 11th.

From Jolla's perspective, aside from getting money in early, they can deal...
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