alarm clock for 2007.2?

Risto H. Kurppa risto at
Tue Aug 5 09:03:51 CEST 2008

On Tue, Aug 5, 2008 at 5:39 AM, Dirk Bergstrom <openmoko at> wrote:
> At Tue, 05 Aug 2008 09:39:31 +0800,"W.Kenworthy" <billk at> wrote:
>> Is there an alarm clock pkg for 2007.2?  Something that plays a sound at
>> a particular time off the calendar?
>> I even tried to search the repo for cron and at without luck - so I
>> suppose these are manual build/installs?
> As I understand it, there is not yet a cron or the moral equivalent.
> It's not a simple port, as you have to be able to wake the phone from
> suspend, etc.
> I'm hoping that someone who understands the low-level issues will
> decide to dive into this, because I have a number of ideas that
> require something like cron.  Perhaps this will be part of FSO?  Arne
> brought it up on the list about six weeks ago, and there was no real
> answer then.

I found this:

But so far I've not been able to build it. Let me know if you succeed
(or create an ipk)

And this would be close to cron:


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