3 Little firmware questions (was: Software Status - Shall I buy or shall I wait?)

arne anka openmoko at ginguppin.de
Sat Jul 5 12:30:18 CEST 2008

> 1.) There seem to be three different images: the ASU, FSO and 2007.2. Is
> it possible to use all on the FreeRunner having one in the Flash and the
> others on the TransFlash-Card and select which one should boot in
> u-boot?

two at most with little effort:
- one in nand
- one on sd card

> 2.) Is GPRS easy to use in the FR? I tried to use it in two normal
> phones but it doesn't work how it should. And GPRS is important for me.

dunno. the symbol indicating gprs being available i sdisplayed but i did  
not find any way to disable it. probably by echoing smth into /sys/...

> 3.) Is there already a mail-client working on the FR?

there is a package python-email, but it probably only offers a library.  
need to check today.

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