Is there an echo-free distro?

Andy Kilner gnublade at
Thu Jan 15 17:22:22 CET 2009

On OM2008.12 and I have significant echo.  I managed to apply a fix to
2008.9 but doesn't appear to apply to 2008.12.  Would really like a
fix for this, I am using it as my day to day phone and for the most
part I'm happy with it but I get complaints from callers about the

2009/1/15 Gabriel <contact at>:
> Hackable1 is echo free no ?
> (personnaly i have no echo)
> kazer at wrote:
>>> Yogiz schrieb:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> I'm currently using a quite customized but up to date version of
>>>> Om2008.9 testing (equal to Om2008.12?). It otherwise wonderful but I
>>>> still can't use the Freerunner as a normal cellphone with it yet as I
>>>> still get echo on the other side both for calls coming in and for the
>>>> ones going out.
>>>> My other phone is basically falling apart so I'll need to move to
>>>> Freerunner for phone calls as well so I'd like to ask, which distros
>>>> are currently the best for it. As I've understood the FSO does not have
>>>> the echo problem [citation needed] so I thought I'd move to that. Are
>>>> there any better options? I'd prefer a distro where I can use opkg but
>>>> If none of these have decent call quality then I'll settle for
>>>> something else.
>>>> Yogiz
>>> QTe schould be with the patch described in the recent community
>>> update... if you want to use your fr only as a phone...
>> Since there is a known workaround, why doesn't it get applied? I know,
>> it's an undocumented feature, etc. But until a better solution is found,
>> it would be better than nothing imo.
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