thomasg thomas at
Fri Jul 4 18:22:23 CEST 2008

At least for desktop PCs it's no problem at all.
I don't know if the usb host can provide enough power, but with a powered
hub it should work.
On the user side it's no difference to the internal modem of the neos.

On Fri, Jul 4, 2008 at 4:51 PM, Ingmar RIeger <
openmoko at> wrote:

> Hello,
> is it possible to use a USB UMTS Stick like the ones from t-mobile
> (,12442,17837-_,00.html) at the
> usbhost of the FreeRunner? Are the kernel modules available or
> compilable?
> An is there a firmware for such sticks or isn't one needed? I know that
> many sticks are supported by linux, but whats with arm-linux? And is the
> stick-firmware, if there is one, depending on the hosts architecture?
> I think abaout this because I'm thinking about buying a 3G-Stick if
> it'll work for use with my notebook and the FR, if I have ordered and
> get min.
> --
> Kind regards,
> Ingmar Rieger
> openmoko at
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