FatFingerShell vt with fullscreen keyboard

Michael 'Mickey' Lauer mickey at vanille-media.de
Fri Mar 27 17:03:14 CET 2009

On Friday 27 March 2009 14:34:31 Werner Almesberger wrote:
> Oh, and where are the applications ? :-) When Openmoko first announced
> the Linux-based GTA01, I read a lot of jokes about the kind of user
> interface a Linux phone would have. Usually they were of the kind
> "making a phone call is easy and intuitive:"
> # phone dial -d /dev/ttySAC0 --number=+123456789 --voice
> But I wonder if something that would make a call with simply
> # call foobar
> wouldn't be about as convenient to use as a GUI. Hang up with ^C,
> background and do something else with ^Z, etc. :-)

With FSO, it's a piece of cake to do that. I'm still waiting for someone 
writing an ncurses dialer.


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