how do i turn the phone off?

Laura Vance vancelmv at
Fri Mar 27 23:13:28 CET 2009

It takes about 5 seconds of holding the power button for the "Shutdown" message to appear.  If you keep it pressed, it does a forced shutdown without waiting for programs to finish.  And if all else fails, the instructions below work pretty well.


From: Marcel <tanuva at>
To: List for Openmoko community discussion <community at>
Sent: Friday, March 27, 2009 2:53:09 PM
Subject: Re: how do i turn the phone off?

Am Friday 27 March 2009 21:37:39 schrieb The Digital Pioneer:
> Universal phone shutdown instructions (works on any distro):
> 1. Remove back panel
> 2. Remove battery
> 3. Replace battery
> 4. Replace back panel
> Done!
> //Forgive me, I couldn't help myself. ;)


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