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nelg at linuxsolutions.co.nz
Tue Apr 14 13:05:21 CEST 2009
Then, untared both fso-image-nox-om-gta02.tar.gz and the modules on to the
second partition (ext2) on the SD card. Copied the uImage to uimage.bin on
to the first partition (vfat).
Then ran the changes from your script. Removed the old modules, as
fso-image-nox-om-gta02.tar.gz contains modules for 2.6.28 r2, not r3.
I'll try tomorrow on the phone I guess and see if that's any better. Apart
from the WSOD, it all seemed to be working pretty well. Call quality was
I didn't use the kernel you mentioned, because don't have the modules for it.
On Tuesday 14 April 2009, Franky Van Liedekerke wrote:
> I never experienced a WSOD before, but I never ran a distro of the SD card
> as well :-)
> The fixes I made shouldn't affect anything about the base system itself. If
> QtE crashes, it becomes black, not white :-)
> Where did you get your kernel? Have you tried the one I mention at the top
> of my install script?
> On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 11:43 AM, Glen Ogilvie
<nelg at linuxsolutions.co.nz>wrote:
> > Hi
> > I just tried 2.6.29-rc3 installed on the sd card, wth Franky's Qt
> > extended improved script. Seemed ok, except on resume got a WSOD, which
> > I have not had on the QT extended I usually use. Any suggestions as to
> > why it would come back? Any major problems with running qt extended on
> > the sd card? I did edit the fstab so it was correct for the SD card.
> > Glen
> > On Sunday 12 April 2009, Franky Van Liedekerke wrote:
> > > Just in time for the holidays ...
> > >
> > > (install instructions and script updated on 2090410: see below)
> > >
> > > New progress/bugs:
> > >
> > > All Ok:
> > > - 20090401: 2.6.28 ok (even 2.6.29-rc2 ok)
> > > - 20090401: alarms (using atd from
> > > http://www.angstrom-distribution.org/unstable/armv4t/base/, since no
> > > newer package exists), normal + when suspended
> > > - 20090401: wake up when receiving sms
> > > - 20090401: call + echo check
> > > - 20090401: missed call bug
> > > - 20090401: duplicate sms thing: solved
> > > - 20090401: mail ok
> > > - 20090401: wifi ok
> > > - 20090403: voice notes (see my mail/patch) ok
> > > - 20090404: usb cable handling: ok (mailed a patch to Filip, I hope he
> > > integrates all the 2.6.28 patches and commits them)
> > > - 20090404: bluetooth ok (need to downgrade to bluez3 and not use
> > > bluez4, install script updated accordingly)
> > > - 20090410: voicemail number is now saved across reboots (see
> > > http://trac.karadog.net/qt-extended-improved/ticket/15)
> > > - 20090410: snooze function works correctly now for repetitive alarms
> > > (see http://trac.karadog.net/qt-extended-improved/ticket/27)
> > >
> > > - 20090412: wlan no longer always "online" after unsuspend. I don't
> > > know if this saves power or not though ...
> > > - 20090412: SMS's are deleted from SIM after being read (see
> > > http://trac.karadog.net/qt-extended-improved/ticket/29). THIS NEEDS
> > > TESTING!!!
> > >
> > >
> > > Problems (more like small nuisances now):
> > > - if you set the time back to something in the past, the clock service
> > > crashes and you need to restart qtextended if you want to use the
> > > clock again
> > > - second call incoming needs to be checked if working ok
> > > - bluetooth is not working totally ok, only after initial boot it
> > > works, not after suspend/resume. Seems to be kernel/bluez3 version
> > > combo issue ... After suspend/resume bluetooth seems to work, but
> > > receiving files for sure don't.
> > > - if you try to delete the "Wireless Lan", the system crashes ... cool
> > > huh, a crashed phone? So for now: don't do it :-)
> > > - there's a race condition with the timers for the alarm when
> > > vibrating. Sometimes this results in the alarm being dismissed but
> > > the phone keeps vibrating. Solution for now: set an alarm a minute
> > > after it, and that will stop the vibrating.
> > >
> > > Install instructions:
> > > =====================
> > > download the script
> > > http://users.telenet.be/liedekef/openmoko_install.sh , read the
> > > comments at the top and then execute the script on your openmoko (after
> > > having flashed the device and made sure internet works).
> > > For those who just want to replace their existing QtE: just download
> > > the QtE compressed file and replace your existing QtE with it:
> > > http://users.telenet.be/liedekef/qte_20090412.tgz
> > >
> > >
> > > Enjoy!
> > >
> > > Franky
> > >
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