Garbled SMS messages with OM2008.8?

Lorn Potter lpotter at
Tue Aug 19 23:32:03 CEST 2008

Matthew Lane wrote:
> Tim Erwin wrote:
>>>>> I've been running OM2008.8 on my freerunner for a little over a week now.
>>>>> For about a week, SMS's worked fine, but for the last few days the SMSs I
>>>>> receive have been garbled - a mixture of characters like ">?Èù¥£ì"
>> I only get garbled messages from my service provider. This is when I
>> miss a call and I should get a SMS to say that I have voice mail
>> message please cal 212 but with the qtopia 080808 image I get a
>> similar garbled result.
>> Regards,
>> Tim
> I also get garbled text messages sometimes.  Usually a great deal of 
> them, that make no sense, and sometimes numbers that I've never heard of 
> (eg. 1111611211) or something along those lines.
> Some kind of data corruption?  I'm using Qtopia 20080808.

No, its Qtopia being silly.

Lorn 'ljp' Potter
Software Engineer, Systems Group, Trolltech, a Nokia company

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