Data Link Disable Capability?

Ian Darwin ian at
Thu Jul 26 20:43:18 CEST 2007

David Gathright wrote:
> Hey, all!  I've been following OpenMoko for a while now and have just joined
> this list.  I hope this question is on-topic.
> I've been looking for information on whether or not it will be possible with
> OpenMoko to disable the data link to the cell phone company.  I can't find
> anything about that.  You see, I'm a tightwad and don't want to pay extra
> for a data plan from my cell phone company.  I would like to use the WiFi
> link, however (when in range, of course) for Google maps and the like.
> So, will OpenMoko let you disable the data link?

Surely it will by the time you get your phone. You've not ordered a 
developer preview phone, presumably, or you'd know that they come with 
NO WiFi hardware.

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