Talk:Community Updates/2009-02-20

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==Community ==
 
==Community ==
 
* Openmoko autobuilder is back online. It is generating images for gta01 and gta02 devices. You can check images status on this site :http://tinderbox.openembedded.net/builders/openmoko/. Unstable images will auto generate in http://downloads.openmoko.org/repository/unstable/ . There are some packages that are failing consistently, Openmoko distribution maintainer is going to try and debug these and send some fixes upstream.
 
* Openmoko autobuilder is back online. It is generating images for gta01 and gta02 devices. You can check images status on this site :http://tinderbox.openembedded.net/builders/openmoko/. Unstable images will auto generate in http://downloads.openmoko.org/repository/unstable/ . There are some packages that are failing consistently, Openmoko distribution maintainer is going to try and debug these and send some fixes upstream.
* Openmoko started migrating content from the Om wiki to [http://en.flossmanuals.net/bin/view/NeoFreeRunner/WebHome FLOSS Manuals]. Basis for the manual will be derived from [[Getting_Started_with_your_Neo_FreeRunner
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* Openmoko started migrating content from the Om wiki to [http://en.flossmanuals.net/bin/view/NeoFreeRunner/WebHome FLOSS Manuals]. Basis for the manual will be derived from [[Getting_Started_with_your_Neo_FreeRunner|Getting Started With Your Neo FreeRunner]] and [[Openmoko_developer_guide|Openmoko Developer Guide]].
|Getting Started With Your Neo FreeRunner]] and [[Openmoko_developer_guide|Openmoko Developer Guide]].
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Revision as of 09:12, 16 February 2009

The 12th community updates will released on February 20, 2009. Before releasing , I will put the draft on TALK page. Feel free to update the new for community.


Contents

Distributions

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  • Fyp is a Debian for Freerunner based distribution which uses LXDE and Zhone on top. It is a FreeYourPhone.de community project. Now the first beta image is released. You can download Fyp ditribution here, then uses NeoTool for installation. After you finished the installation and boot up, you can press AUX (short press) shows the keyboard, and use Power button to pops up the shutdown/suspend menu, then select the options.

Application

New Applications

  • Momtools-(momtools = MyOpenMoko tools) the idea of this tool is creating an easy-to-use application, allowing the freerunner (gta-02) to connect to wifi and gprs, and add some useful applications such as a slim media-player and a little accelerometers-game. This project now is on progress. You can check this on it's wiki page.
  • Enscribi-a new handwriting recognition input method, now it only support writing Japanese and Chinese characters.

Application updates

  • Qwo-Version 0.4 had released on Feb, 7. The change inclueds :window can be resized dynamically, Alt key added and add page up, down, home and end plus others ...etc. You can downloads the new version here
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  • Yaouh!-Version 0.4 is out. This release includes bugfix and add support for multiple wget download , probably faster.

Trick and Tips

MokoGeocaching Installing-After you install MokoGeocaching , if the app won't even start, you may need to install these dependencies manually (Om2008.12):

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opkg install python-netclient python-mime python-netclient

Community

Personal tools

The 12th community updates will released on February 20, 2009. Before releasing , I will put the draft on TALK page. Feel free to update the new for community.


Distributions

align
  • Fyp is a Debian for Freerunner based distribution which uses LXDE and Zhone on top. It is a FreeYourPhone.de community project. Now the first beta image is released. You can download Fyp ditribution here, then uses NeoTool for installation. After you finished the installation and boot up, you can press AUX (short press) shows the keyboard, and use Power button to pops up the shutdown/suspend menu, then select the options.

Application

New Applications

  • Momtools-(momtools = MyOpenMoko tools) the idea of this tool is creating an easy-to-use application, allowing the freerunner (gta-02) to connect to wifi and gprs, and add some useful applications such as a slim media-player and a little accelerometers-game. This project now is on progress. You can check this on it's wiki page.
  • Enscribi-a new handwriting recognition input method, now it only support writing Japanese and Chinese characters.

Application updates

  • Qwo-Version 0.4 had released on Feb, 7. The change inclueds :window can be resized dynamically, Alt key added and add page up, down, home and end plus others ...etc. You can downloads the new version here
align
  • Yaouh!-Version 0.4 is out. This release includes bugfix and add support for multiple wget download , probably faster.

Trick and Tips

MokoGeocaching Installing-After you install MokoGeocaching , if the app won't even start, you may need to install these dependencies manually (Om2008.12):

+

opkg install python-netclient python-mime python-netclient

Community

  • Openmoko autobuilder is back online. It is generating images for gta01 and gta02 devices. You can check images status on this site :http://tinderbox.openembedded.net/builders/openmoko/. Unstable images will auto generate in http://downloads.openmoko.org/repository/unstable/ . There are some packages that are failing consistently, Openmoko distribution maintainer is going to try and debug these and send some fixes upstream.
  • Openmoko started migrating content from the Om wiki to FLOSS Manuals. Basis for the manual will be derived from [[Getting_Started_with_your_Neo_FreeRunner
|Getting Started With Your Neo FreeRunner]] and Openmoko Developer Guide.