Someone stole my Neo Freerunner... :(

Helge Hafting helge.hafting at
Thu Feb 5 13:31:18 CET 2009

KaZeR wrote:
>> -----Message d'origine-----
>> I still dream of sending "sentry:map" and get a MMS with a 
>> map tile back, with the location marked. Don't know if the 
>> freerunner can send MMS, mine certainly doesn't receive MMS. 
>> (instead, the telco sent an URL for downloading the test image.)
> I'm definitely not an expert, but receiving mms is basically receiving a sms
> with an url (e.g. the one from your telco), and browsing that url using wap,
> without user interaction.. Same thing for posting. So, it's "only" a
> software issue...

Very interesting. Openstreetmap already has a webserver that looks up 
locations by URL, such as:

Would such an URL work on a MMS-capable phone? This URL is
javascript, but a few simple calculations can yield a link
directly to a tile png file instead.

Helge Hafting

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