brenda_wang at openmoko.com
Fri Dec 5 11:14:57 CET 2008
Can I invite you to put this on wiki?
Like other ?
Thomas White ??:
> While waiting for the Christmas puddings to cook this afternoon, I've
> been making a few updates to OpenMooCow. You can get version 0.2 from
> the same place as before:
> Changes since version 0.1 are:
> - Moos when tilted either up or down (not just after tilting both ways
> like before). This seems to be what people expect, even though it's not
> quite what I remember genuine mooboxes doing.
> - The packaging has been fixed to depend on the things it needs.
> - You can now press the cow to make her moo.
> - Mooing still occurs even if the graphics can't be shown. Run the
> following on a terminal and your Freerunner will be mooing until the
> next reboot: $ nohup openmoocow &
> And some improvements "under the hood":
> - It should behave a little better if the accelerometers are "sticky".
> - Code simplified and altered to make it easier to add support for
> other types of accelerometer.
> OpenMooCow won't alter your accelerometer parameters in any way,
> so you might have a configuration which it doesn't like. In particular,
> the threshold setting can cause problems. If this happens to you, try
> this: # echo "0" > /sys/devices/platform/lis302dl.2/threshold
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