[Loadstone] Loadstone 0.68 on an N70, Another bluetooth bug

Brett brett06 at tpg.com.au
Fri Jun 1 14:54:19 BST 2007


Okay, thanks for that explanation, I will just have to get in the habit of 
using the running programs menu instead.

Cheers,
brett.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Shawn Kirkpatrick" <shawn at odyssey.cm.nu>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2007 11:15 PM
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Loadstone 0.68 on an N70, Another bluetooth bug


> This is the expected behaviour. Pressing the hangup button doesn't 
> minimize
> a program but causes it to exit immediately. This is what loadstone does 
> now
> since all other programs on the phone do the same thing. This is why you
> appear to be losing the connection, you're actually restarting loadstone.
> The way it was before loadstone would ask before exiting but according to
> the symbian documentation this is incorrect behaviour so it was changed.
>
> On Thu, 31 May 2007, Brett wrote:
>
>> Hi All,
>>
>> I downloaded the 0.68 update and now I am able to connect to my GPS 
>> receiver
>> without the phone hanging. However I have found another miner bug.
>>
>> Old behaviour with previous versions, I would load loadstone, press the 
>> red
>> hangup button to minimize Loadstone to the background, I would bring it 
>> up
>> again and say no to the prompt asking if I want to close loadstone. I 
>> could
>> then press the hangup button and loadstone would run in the background. 
>> With
>> the new version If I am not connected to the GPS receiver the same thing
>> happens as did with previous versions. but if I am connected to the GPS
>> receiver and I press the hangup button, Loadstone minimizes to the
>> background, but when I bring it up again expecting to have to say no to 
>> the
>> "Exit Loadstone" dialog", it doesn't appear, loadstone says there is no
>> signal. If I press an arrow key, it says no signal for 2 seconds or
>> something similar, indicating that either the connection to the GPS 
>> receiver
>> was either dropped when Loadstone is minimized to the background, or 
>> reset
>> when Loadstone is bought back to the foreground. If I hold down the menu 
>> key
>> for about a second to bring up the list of running programs and choose
>> telephone to minimize Loadstone to the background, when I bring it up 
>> again,
>> the connection to the GPS receiver is not affected. I no I should 
>> probably
>> be minimizing Loadstone in this way,but I just got in to the habit of 
>> doing
>> it the other way, so thought I would inform you of this bug in case 
>> others
>> do things in this way. They may not realize that the connection gets 
>> reset
>> and wonder why they aren't getting alerted to check points.
>>
>> Hope my ramblings are clear enough.
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Brett.
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
>> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>> Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2007 12:59 AM
>> Subject: Re: [Loadstone] new version on 6630
>>
>>
>>> Hi Paul,
>>>
>>> The problem with devices running Symbian 8.0A still seams to be 
>>> happening.
>>>
>>> When you get a chance, can you please try installingLoadstone 0.68 for
>>> "Nokia phones with Symbian 1st Ed" and report to the list?
>>>
>>> The vibrate functionality will not work but we can then figure out if it
>>> is indeed a Bluetooth related problem!
>>>
>>> Best regards,
>>>   Monty
>>>
>>>
>>> On Wed, 30 May 2007, Paul Porter wrote:
>>>
>>>> I've installed the new version but still the same result. After running
>>>> Loadstone the phone goes back to the menu.
>>>>
>>>> Regards
>>>>
>>>> Paul
>>>>
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