Future Button and LED software spec

Michael 'Mickey' Lauer mickey at openmoko.org
Wed Apr 16 23:49:41 CEST 2008

On Wednesday 16 April 2008 21:55:38 Thomas Wood wrote:
> On Wed, 2008-04-16 at 20:04 +0100, Michael 'Mickey' Lauer wrote:
> > I recently was informed about some criticism that Openmoko did not
> > specify the button and LED usage, so I went forward and specified it.
> >
> > My RFC is @ http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/FreeRunner/Buttons_and_LEDs
> >
> > Note that this will be the stock behaviour, i.e. when no special
> > application is running. Application-specific overrides should be
> > possible.
> >
> > Comments?
> Is this the place to suggest possible application uses? I'd like to
> suggest the "EVENT" LED flashes when there is either new SMS available,
> or missed call alert available.

For sure. I envision a dbus call where you can register yourself as an 
event-producer and the event daemon will call you back (via dbus) when AUX 
has been pressed to acknowledge "your" event.


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