Flowmoon doesn't have a personal statement currently.
Gender Not Set
Joined: 29-September 03
Profile Views: 105*
Last Seen: 19th November 2005 - 12:08 PM
Local Time: Oct 30 2014, 09:37 PM
11 posts (0 per day)
* Profile views updated each hour
23 Feb 2004
I got stuck with setting up a dial-up connection thru GPRS on my SonyEricsson Z600...
Dialup over GSM and GPRS from my laptop works fine:
* dial-up over a normal GSM line works from the Z, using BlueZ and the dialup applet from http://my-zaurus.narod.ru/bluetooth.html -so apparantly the Z and the phone are paired and the dialup applet does it job fine.
* dial-up over a GSM line AND GPRS both work fine from my Win2k laptop, using the same blue monkey bluetooth CF card which I use for the Z -so also the phone appears to be OK.
But if I try to dial-in from my Z using the settings below then the CF card LED flashes one or two seconds, the phone shows a BT link but no GPRS connection icon and the Z shows "initializing modem" forever until the connection is aborted after about one and a half minute.
The dialup applet settings for the GPRS connection for my provider (Orange Netherlands) I took from various sources -and again, these same settings work fine if I dial up from my PC:
* account: username and password are set to "orange" (actually I believe an arbitrary string would be OK), phone number to dial: *99***1#
* modem, BT device: /dev/rfcomm0, init string: AT+cgdcont=1,"IP","internet", speed: 57600, hardware flow control 6 secs
* network: all set to auto-detect
These settings match a data account CID=1, APN address "internet" on my phone.
What might be the problem here /what did I overlook?
Thanks for any suggestion...
19 Dec 2003
OK, I want to reset my Z to factory settings because of lots of problems which I cannot solve (eg: the USB cradle connection is gone, the CF card is lost during a few seconds after each suspend, my new SD card does not mount etc etc) -but now the hard reset does not work either!
After pressing the reset button in the battery compartment the Z reboots all right but everyting is still in place afterwards: time and installed applications, but also all problems.
Is there another way to restore the Z to factory settings? Eg, what does this "format" option in the maintenance menu do, would it help to use that?
8 Dec 2003
OK, fortunately I was able to retrieve the thread from my browser's cache
The problem I got stuck with is that the package command manager raises a very helpful error "ipkg says something went wrong, sorry" while installing the Affix application, to run bluetooth on my SL-5600 with a BlueMonkey CF bluetooth card. This happens while installing the first file of the Affix package: bluetooth-affix-kernel_2.0.2-3_arm.ipk.
The problem persists when I use another version of the ipk (eg, tried version 1.2.4 from affix.sourceforge.net/feeds/stable/zaurus/). Also, when I login as su and run ipkg install then following 2 messages appear:
Configuring bluetooth-affix-kernel...Segmentation fault
Lardman suggested that the problem might be in the 'postinst' file. Using his suggestions I was able to extract it from bluetooth-affix-kernel_2.0.2-3_arm.ipk, its contents are:
chown root /lib/modules/2.4.6-rmk1-np2-embedix/kernel/drivers/affix/*
chown root /lib/modules/2.4.6-rmk1-np2-embedix/kernel/net/affix/*
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty0 c 60 0
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty1 c 60 1
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty2 c 60 2
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty3 c 60 3
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty4 c 60 4
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty5 c 60 5
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty6 c 60 6
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty7 c 60 7
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty8 c 60 8
mknod -m 0644 /dev/bty9 c 60 9
I checked my Z: all mentioned folders exist. Also I noticed that all files in data.tar.gz have been installed on the Z. Also I found elsewhere in /lib/modules/ similar files which apparantly remained from an the attempt to install Affix version 1.2.4, and an earlier attempt to install BlueZ.
I do not know what the various commands in 'postinst' do, however.
Is there anything in this 'postinst' file which might explain the 'Segmentation fault' which occurs while configuring 'bluetooth-affix-kernel'??
7 Oct 2003
Does anyone know how to backup data from CF (or SD) to PC, using the backup/restore application for windows which comes with the SL5600?
This tool apparantly backs up only files under /home on the internal flash, but nothing which is stored on the CF.
Any suggestion is much appreciated.
Flowmoon has no visitors to display.
Other users have left no comments for Flowmoon.
There are no friends to display.
|Lo-Fi Version||Time is now: 30th October 2014 - 09:37 PM|