SMS read

Sudharshan S sudharsh at
Tue Oct 6 22:01:38 CEST 2009

On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 11:03 PM, RANJAN <infibit at> wrote:
> Hi,
> Is it possible to write a python script which sort of reads an SMS when it
> arrives?(how has been SMS reception on the free runner using SHR?)Is it
> possible to write Python scripts for sending SMS or even making and
> receiving calls.

With python + DBus you can listen for DBus signals and attach
callbacks for them.
Check the docs for FSO pertaining to the SMS API. Particularly this;a=blob_plain;f=html/org.freesmartphone.GSM.SMS.html;hb=HEAD#IncomingMessage
for handling incoming messages

There are lots of docs/tutorials available for the python + dbus
combo. For starters,

Although KDE specific, you should be able to map the docs to FSO.

Sudharshan S
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