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Gentoo Linux Still Popular Today? [closed]

I have installed Gentoo Linux on a Thinkpad T42 and an earlier version Acer Laptop. But it has been years, installation on one laptop after another. I even planned to go further to install Funtoo ...
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Troubles establishing connection with wvdial

I have a Huawei cell modem EM680 with which I can establish a connection on my Ubuntu 13.10 box just fine. I plug it in and I can establish a connection using the Connections Manager. I have a box ...
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difficulties to establish a ppp connection to a GSM provider

i want to establish a ppp link to a GSM provider with my cell phone modem. The modem gets recognized and I can send AT commands just fine but I can not get the connection established. My chat script ...
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mobile not being recognized by Ubuntu13.04

I connected my China mobile to laptop via cable. On the phone I selected the option mass storage. Then it messages on the phone as "done". But as I was expecting I would be able to see the contents of ...
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Modify and boot linux kernel on mobile device [closed]

During my education I have been developing Android iOS apps and websites for almost 18 months. Now, as my final year project, I am working on Linux source code with the goal to boot it on a mobile ...
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Remove PIN from SIM card?

On Linux, given an USB surfstick with a SIM card that has a PIN, how can I disable the PIN of the SIM card? Note that the PIN is known, I do not want to crack it etc, just disable it.
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Mobile Broadband disconnects as soon as connected - Crunchbang

For months now my mobile broadband (GSM) stick has worked with Crunchbang. Yesterday it stopped. When I plug it in, it appears in the network manager and I can connect to it, but as soon as it is ...
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Jolla mobile ported to Nokia N9 [closed]

I own a Nokia N9 and would like to know if anybody has ported Sailfish to it yet? In case you're not familiar with Sailfish this is the wiki page.
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Is there an ARM repository for Arch Linux?

I'm trying to create a chroot for my rooted android phone. I want to do this with the arch_bootstrap.sh script found on the wiki but I can't find an ARM repository. My PC is x86_64 Arch Linux and my ...
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How can I test a kernel module in a mobile device?

I'm writing a module for the Linux kernel. When this module is ready, I'd like it to run in any device running the kernel. How can I test it in an Android phone? Do I need to recompile the whole tree ...
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How can I send SMS messages from my mobile/router? (Linux/Textmode)

I love mails sent to me from my own system, but I want more... I want... for instance, texts about my system, and a little web-based SMS sender too. So, I buy a GSM (3G) router. This router can also ...
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Stop USB mobile broadband automatically mounting as drive

UPDATE 3: This is what I get from lsusb: oshirowanen@laptop:~$ sudo lsusb [sudo] password for oshirowanen: Bus 001 Device 003: ID 19d2:0031 ONDA Communication S.p.A. ZTE MF636 As I have tried the ...
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How limited is the Linux-based distribution on the Nokia n900?

I am interested what N900 can do with Linux-based Maemo 5 system installed. Can it for example: Compile c++ or java files? Hack into wifi (I meant advanced wlan card features) Create own wifi ...