GSM modem doesn't power off when Neo does
mwester at dls.net
Sat Feb 16 06:46:30 CET 2008
Mike (mwester) wrote:
> I think it's time for another attempt to address a long-standing
> problem with the Neo and the current software. Specifically, the way
> it works right now, no matter how you shut down the GTA01, the GSM
> modem is left powered up and running (it's wired up internally in such
> a fashion that even when the kernel powers off the CPU and all else
> that it can on the circuit board, the GSM modem continues to run).
Well, that was interesting. Not much response, so I take it that this
isn't a particularly important item for most people.
I'll just drop this then; my proposed solution didn't get any good
reviews first time around, and based on the lack of interest, I don't
see any real point in re-opening that controversy. However, when
openmoko gets around to resolving this problem, I'll be interested to
see how the "official" solution is implemented. Until then, keep those
Neos plugged in!
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