[MeeGo-ivi] Terminal Mode
nasa01 at comcast.net
Mon Mar 14 08:41:32 PDT 2011
----- "Alistair Adams (Nokia-MS-Qt/SiliconValley)" <alistair.adams at nokia.com> wrote:
> On 3/14/2011 8:09 AM, ext Nasa wrote:
> > ----- "alistair adams"<alistair.adams at nokia.com> wrote:
> >> The official answer
> >> A regular VNC server is not sufficient, as it does not support the
> >> extension we did to the protocol. You should be able to test the
> >> VNC operations with a regular VNC server though. The current Qt
> >> requires a UPnP server as well, as it will not start the VNC
> >> connection before it has detected a TM enabled server device.
> >> Nasa, what was your motivation for this? Just to try it out on
> >> phone or something else?
> > Yeah,
> > I see this as a possible "Killer App" so I wanted to give it a try
> > a VNC server I have loaded on my phone.
> > BTW: While this app looks really cool -- has anyone said anything
> > getting support for this from the wireless companies here in the US?
> > you have to pay extra to have tethering capabilites (if you don't
> > the phone) and this seems like it requires that... Just thinking
> > loud.
> > Nasa
> Yes, tethering policies is something that varies around the world.
> carriers have one, others don't. Maybe it will go away with the
> unlimited data plans.
Unlimited data plans seem to on the way out, here in the US,
> The TM 1.0 spec doesn't include a tethering option, you'd have to use
> the usual BT DUN/PAN to tether the phone.
> Some wireless companies have expressed an interested in TM from the
> perspective of getting apps into cars.
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