How to access the modem in QtMoko

Radek Polak psonek2 at
Sun Dec 2 15:19:26 CET 2012

On Sunday, December 02, 2012 02:06:39 PM robin wrote:

> /opt/qtmoko/bin/vsexplorer is very nice indeed. so no problem anymore in
> getting the the cell id and lac directly. Now I looked a bit into the other
> values which can be returned as well. What I did not find is anything on
> tav   <- timing advance / main cell only <- fixed radius from main cell in
>                                             steps of 555m
> rxlev <- signal strength / all cells     <- triangulation
> and in general anything on how one can access the current neighbours.
> So are all the values vsexplorer provides standard qtopia values, and the
> ones I am looking for are currently not implemented or did anyound (eg you
> radek) write the software to get this data in addition to the standard
> qtopia stack? In either case has anyone an idea if the variables I am
> looking for can be implemented in qtmoko as well as it has been done with
> fso? personally I would like to stick to the standard way qtmoko handles
> its modem and not change to fso as I always had much complaints in shr
> about the audio quality.

I think you have to find out the AT commands that provide this information. 
E.g. you can try openmoko wiki, googling or FSO sources.



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