[ubuntu-uk] Configuring Wammu

Kris Douglas krisdouglas at gmail.com
Mon Jul 16 14:11:05 UTC 2012

On 16 July 2012 10:56, Gordon Burgess-Parker <gbplinux at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 16/07/12 10:16, Gordon Burgess-Parker wrote:
> Trying to configure Wammu for my Nokia X3-02 and it's asking me for the NAME
> of the device (USB port) the phone is attached to.
> How and where do I find this name?
> Cheers
> Gordon
> Thanks for the replies people - it appears from the Wammu phone database
> that Wammu only supports connection to my phone (Nokia X3) via blue tooth -
> which my laptop doesn't have! *@%$£****!
> Does anyone have any suggestions for other phone sync/backup apps? (Getting
> an android phone when the contract comes up for renewal, but that's not for
> another 9 months....)

I see, wasn't aware it needed the serial,

On the other note, you can get a bluetooth dongle for next to nothing
and I've yet to come across one that doesn't work with Ubuntu.

Something like this (1) will probably serve the purpose admirably. For
£1.22 delivered you can't really go wrong, even if it doesn't work!!

1: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BLUETOOTH-USB-2-0-EDR-DONGLE-MINI-TINY-WIRELESS-ADAPTER-/180608320618?pt=UK_Computing_Networking_SM&hash=item2a0d18446a


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