At the request of the Russian government, Apple and Google have both pulled an app from their app stores that guides opposition voters and highlights anti-corruption campaigns—on the morning of election day. https://www.theverge.com/2021/9/17/22679425/apple-google-remove-navalny-smart-voting-app-russian-election
Two things around the corner for less flicker during boot in #phosh and #phoc (https://gitlab.gnome.org/World/Phosh/phosh/-/merge_requests/890, https://gitlab.gnome.org/World/Phosh/phoc/-/merge_requests/265)
We are getting closer to a #dailydriver of the #pinephone. We just added #MMS support to @ManjaroLinuxARM. Stay tuned for the latest daily build: https://github.com/manjaro-pinephone/phosh-dev/releases/tag/202109071222
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/ManjaroLinux/status/1435217273984278535
If you are on biktorgj's FOSS modem firmware, there is a release https://github.com/Biktorgj/pinephone_modem_sdk/releases/tag/0.3.4 which *might* fix the modem doesn't wake from suspend issue.
#InfiniTime 1.4.0 "Pink Grapefruit" is out : improved touch driver, color picker for the PineTimeStyle watchface, improved UI, battery level measurement and call notifications and much more!
Enjoy InfiniTime "Pink Grapefruit" on your @PINE64 #PineTime !
For those that don't use Phosh as your DE, @plasmamobile is
looking to port vvmd and mmsd-tng to support VVM/MMS!
They have been awesome to work with.
#smxo has also expressed interest in using mmsd-tng/vvmd too.
I am glad to see that my work is able to help the greater Linux Phone community.
For mmsd-tng: It is a fully functional MMS client, but it is a backend daemon. Many Distros already package it! However, it only works for Modem Manager, as the Ofono backend has not been refactored for the new dbus. It also does not yet support multiple APNs. This is because MM 1.18 needs to be released first. You can find the package here: https://gitlab.com/kop316/mmsd/ .
3. Completeing support for group chat in MMS. This requires the most work, and is the most nebulous of them all. TBH I don't really know where to start
2. There is no attachment support. Some notes: Adding the widget itself is done here: https://source.puri.sm/Librem5/chatty/-/blob/master/src/chatty-chat-view.c#L198 and should call chatty_mm_account_has_mms_feature () https://source.puri.sm/kop316/chatty/-/commit/f1e4fb84c10276656000ea898113fb92d3f42608 to determine if it should ass the attachment button. However, the appropiate function chat_view_send_file_button_clicked_cb() need a bit of work: https://source.puri.sm/Librem5/chatty/-/blob/master/src/chatty-chat-view.c#L365 for MMS. It also only supports one attachment as of now.
1. Let Chatty control mmsd-tng settings: Setting support looks to be relatively straight forward, the UI support just needs to be added here: https://source.puri.sm/kop316/chatty/-/commit/e1021f34bd04aaf8d2dc10096ab2fff2b3e27e7a with pretty picture here: https://source.puri.sm/Librem5/chatty/-/merge_requests/786
Chatty: The remaining work on MMS support in chatty looks to be in three categories (I'm listing most straight forward/least amount of work to least straight forward/most amount of work):
I wanted to give an update for MMS support, but also give a call out for help. I know many are looking forward to MMS support, I am posting this in the hopes that I have some interest in helping. I am starting school again, so my time will be focused on schoolwork. That isn't to say I will stop, but progress will slow down:
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@calebccff joined us to talk about their amazing journey with mainlining #OnePlus 5 / #SDM845. From having the appear for the first time on screen to how it's not unlikely that the OP6 port becomes daily driver ready by the end of the year. As if that was not exciting enough, we also talk about #waydroid, #ttyescape and custom #android #bootloader efforts.
If mobile data doesn't come back after flashing, powering off and removing the battery seems to make it work on next boot.
Hello! I am a PhD student, and on my spare time work on MMS, VVM, and other odds/ends for the Pinephone/Librem 5. I am also of the Mobian devs and play Trombone.
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