Reading binary messages

David Ford david at
Thu Aug 6 20:06:15 CEST 2009

that's an incorrect assumption.  my providers only send one SMS
indicating i have an MMS to read.  there isn't a second SMS with a
public URL.  therefore i have zero chance of reading it unless i use my
own software to fetch the MMS and render it by hand.

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak wrote:
> AFAIK there is just no way to detect if phone supports MMS or not.
> Binary message is sent, and when timeout is reached without
> downloading message, SMS with info is sent. So Freerunner users can
> still read their MMS, exactly as Nokia 3210 users :P

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