[Loadstone] Loadstone Symbian 3RD edition status

Miranda miranda.ter.hofstede at orange.nl
Fri May 11 15:59:26 BST 2007


Monty and Shawn, thanks for your replies. I'm very glad to know.

Kind regards,
Miranda

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Shawn Kirkpatrick" <shawn at odyssey.cm.nu>
To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
Sent: Friday, May 11, 2007 12:06 PM
Subject: Re: [Loadstone] Loadstone Symbian 3RD edition status


> The versions of Loadstone for first and second edition phones will be
> maintained along with the third edition version. They all use the same 
> code
> base so maintaining the versions is relatively easy. I don't see this
> changing unless something substantially different comes along.
>
> On Fri, 11 May 2007, Miranda wrote:
>
>> Hi Monty,
>>
>> Thanks for the update, and thanks also for developing this great program.
>>
>> There is one question I would like to ask. Now that you are developing a
>> Loadstone version for 3rd generation Symbian phones, will you continue
>> maintaining the version for older phones as well?
>> I'm asking because I still am very satisfied with my N70 and I don't have
>> plans for buying a new phone soon.
>>
>> Thanks very much,
>> Miranda
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: <monty at loadstone-gps.com>
>> To: <loadstone at loadstone-gps.com>
>> Sent: Friday, May 11, 2007 9:07 AM
>> Subject: [Loadstone] Loadstone Symbian 3RD edition status
>>
>>
>>> Hello All,
>>>
>>> Since a number of you are wondering what is going on with regards to
>>> development with Loadstone for Symbian 3RD Edition phones I thought I
>>> would write an update.
>>>
>>> Over the past 11 months, the Loadstone project has received
>>> financial donations from  an estimated 3% of LS users.  (With a
>>> significant   portion of funds  coming from German users)  These 
>>> donations
>>> together with generosity from Nuance/Talks have allowed the LS 
>>> development
>>> team to acquire and in part subsidize the purchase of mobiles running 
>>> the
>>> Symbian 3RD  Edition  O/S.
>>>
>>> Due to back-orders and manufacturor/supplier delays (bad luck), we have
>>> only been able to commence development with one of these phones. 
>>> Fingers
>>> crossed, the other phones are expected to arrive very shortly.
>>>
>>> Although it is difficult to speculate, we think we will have a version
>>> suitable for testing/consumption/release very soon after we receive 
>>> these
>>> phones and get them talking.
>>>
>>> At the moment, we have a version that is nearly functioning but for
>>> significant issues causing major lock-ups and crashing.  We hope to
>>> resolve these problems during a marathon development session planned to
>>> happen once we receive all phones and get them speaking!
>>>
>>> Stay tuned...
>>>
>>>
>>> Best regards,
>>>   Monty
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>>
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