[Gta04-owner] Debian/LXDE image: how to use wlan/gps/bt/...

Neil Jerram neil at ossau.homelinux.net
Sun Nov 11 23:00:48 CET 2012


"arne anka" <openmoko at ginguppin.de> writes:

> hi,
>
> since finally my gta02 is away to become a gta04, i've got to ask.
>
> there's a debian/lxde image available -- but what about using
> wlan/gps/bt/... with it?

For GPS, 'rfkill unblock gps', then just run gpsd and point it at
/dev/ttyO1.

For wlan and bt I'm less sure, but I think it's pretty standard stuff
(e.g. wpa_supplicant + wicd for wlan, BlueZ for bt) plus an rfkill
to power on the device.

> last time i played with the gat02 and installed debian from scratch, i
> found no way to enable those, at least inside the wm.
> is this still the case with this image, too? or is there a
> panel/systray icon to handle those?

Oh, you mean GUI...  Sorry, I don't know about that.

       Neil


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