[gnome-bluetooth] phonemgr feedback

Bastien Nocera hadess at hadess.net
Mon Jul 11 13:56:22 BST 2005

On Mon, 2005-07-11 at 13:41 +0100, Peter Robinson wrote:
> > Hey Peter,
> > 
> > On Sun, 2005-07-10 at 15:57 +0100, Peter Robinson wrote:
> > > Hi All,
> > >
> > > Well today I actually took the time to get my 6230i to work with
> > > gnokii (so I could restore my phonebook) and then phonemgr.
> > >
> > > I works reasonably well but the problems I've noticed from 5 minutes
> > > of playing are:
> > > - receive works well but when I try to reply I can type a message but
> > > can't click send only cancel.
> > > - when I right click the icon and click send message can type message
> > > but recipient is greyed out, as it send (probably due to no recipient)
> > 
> > It is the same bug actually:
> > http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=310014
> > 
> > This was already discussed in:
> > http://lists.gnomehack.com/pipermail/gnome-bluetooth/2005-June/000893.html
> > 
> > Let me know whether the work-around works or not.
> Doesn't work. I have done all that. I'm running 2.2.3 and e-d-s 1.2.3
> on FC4 (testing update I think). Under Edit/Preferences/Autocompletion
> I have the 'On this Computer/Personal' address book set as I use
> evolution for all my email (and I have some problem talking to my
> organisations GAL on exchange which I can't be bothered fixing) and
> autocompletion works fine for email so I can only assume it would work
> OK for everything else. Funnily enough I have e-d-s installed.

What does the phone number look like in the message you received, does
it have anything but digits (spaces, plus signs, etc.)?

> I also had a number of catacts (about 4 all up) that had phone numbers
> in their contacts (don't have that many contacts as too  lazy to
> manually enter them all). I also imported as a vcf my phone address
> book from doing a gnokii --getphonebook and writing the entire address
> book out. That had some interesting stuff happen to the contacts which
> I should probably report to the evo lists / bugzilla.

Do you have those numbers as home/work/whatever phone numbers, or mobile
phone numbers?

> So what did I miss? Would the fact I'm using evo connector with and
> exchange 2003 server effect this (but using local contracts)?

Shouldn't be causing problems. Could you see whether "test-entry" in the
contact-lookup-applet works for you? It is very similar to what gnome-
phone-manager does.


Bastien Nocera <hadess at hadess.net> 
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