FSO/ASU not registering on the Australian Vodafone GSM network

Lorn Potter lpotter at trolltech.com
Wed Sep 17 06:10:45 CEST 2008

W.Kenworthy wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-09-17 at 13:11 +1000, Sarton O'Brien wrote:
>> On Wednesday 17 September 2008 13:00:31 W.Kenworthy wrote:
>>> On Wed, 2008-09-17 at 12:37 +1000, Sarton O'Brien wrote:
>>>> On Tuesday 16 September 2008 19:22:59 Dale Maggee wrote:
> ...
>>> Query - is there anything you do to get the pin dialog up?  Have the
>>> dialler onscreen? - or just let it boot and it comes up automaticly?
>> It coincides with starting X. Usually a /etc/init.d/xserver-nodm restart is 
>> enough (or qpe restart?).
>> I'm not sure if it will reprompt if the pin has already been entered 
>> successfully however.
>> Sarton
> Good hint! - restarting X and it asked for the sim (why doesnt it ask on bootup?)

might be because the Calypso modem in the FR is very slow to wake up and respond to initial 
commands. As well, it tends to fall asleep.

> And I was able to connect and check voicemail! So at least its usable,
> now I have to figure out where the problem is.
> Thanks everyone for putting me on the right track (set pin, restart X).
> BillK

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

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