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  • Wildernets 1.0 Alpha31 now available October 21, 2014
    Hi, Following on from Steve's earlier announcement, we are also announcing the availablility of Wildernets 1.0 Alpha31 that has the updated MP02 FXS support with improved off-hook/on-hook detection. If you are currently running WNETS 1.0 Alpha30, it is safe to upgrade to Alpha31 using the "preserv
  • Any latest news on spud installation page? October 21, 2014
    Hi All I would like to know about the latest on spud installation page. It is still not accessible. Regards Vusi
  • Updated firmware for MP2 Phone (Alpha 7) October 21, 2014
    Hi all, I am happy to announce an improved version of the MP2 Phone firmware.  We have had an ongoing problem with ring hook detection for some months now forcing us to build workaround code because the Silicon Labs chipset did not appear to behave as expected.  Thanks entirely to the efforts of Vi
  • Great intro on TED Blog to Steve's latest blog "Steve and TED's Excellent Adventure" October 19, 2014
    http://blog.ted.com/2014/10/17/reflections-on-tedglobal-2014-from-the-community/ Steve wrote a wonderful blog posting about the preparation, run-up, and experience speaking at TEDGlobal 2014. The link above is to an article on TED Blog that highlights his posting. I really enjoyed reading Steve's
  • afrimesh October 14, 2014
    Hi All i tried to open the spud links without success. now i want to know if the afrimesh is working. if so can install on ubuntu 12.04? Regards Vusi
  • spud and captive portal October 11, 2014
    Hi All I am trying to open the link  http://dev.villagetelco.org/trac/wiki/spud_install but it is not opening. and one more question i want to install captive portal on my mesh network Regard Vusi
  • Branding October 10, 2014
    It is my understanding that the MPs can be re-branded. To that end, is it possible to order the Mesh Potatos without any Village Telco logo and name, in order to re-brand them? If so, would there be a minimum order requirement?
  • [PLEASE HELP] My network of 5 Basic MP-02s is frozing from time to time October 8, 2014
    Hello, Please help me solve the following problem: In a 4 storey building, I have an experimental network of 5 Basic Mesh Potatoes, one per floor, each one connected to the LAN (via the LAN port, static IP address). Wirelessly, each Mesh Potato "sees" at least the one above it and the one under
  • MP01 frozen October 7, 2014
    Dear all We are still battling many issues in our mesh network. We have developed a electricity consumption network in our campus. See video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3u_b-a-9ijo Every now and then MP01s became frozen. Right now we are querying every fifteen minutes (Under good radio links
  • Questions about MP 2.0 Phone October 3, 2014
    Hi everybody! I bought an MP2 Phone last week, and it arrived yesterday to me. While playing with it, I found these three issues. Has anybody experienced them already? - Phantom answers: sometimes when an incoming call comes in, the phone rings for 0.1 seconds, then it "answers", then it immediat
  • Wildernets Wiki September 30, 2014
    Hi, I have added the beginnings of a Wiki for the Wildernets 1.0 Alpha firmware on the VillageTelco website at: http://wiki.villagetelco.org/WNETS_1.0_Firmware There you'll find a pointer to the Download area for the firmware and a pointer to a spreadsheet that documents the default settings alo
  • Again Mesh Potato made it to the bakery. September 29, 2014
    Dear Everybody As it is becoming a tradition, here at the University of El Salvador, MP01 are made to be eating. Regards, Carlos -- Carlos Eugenio Martínez Cruz Escuela de Ingeniería Eléctrica Universidad de El Salvador
  • Fwd: [Ubuntu-be] [Fwd: [FOSDEM] Call for participation: lightning talks and stands] September 29, 2014
    -------- Forwarded Message -------- Subject:         [Ubuntu-be] [Fwd: [FOSDEM] Call for participation: lightning talks and stands] Date:         Mon, 29 Sep 2014 04:22:43 +0200 From:         Jan Claeys (Ubuntu) Reply-To:         Ubuntu Belgium To:        
  • Vouchers, Billing and ERP - a plan? September 29, 2014
    Hello everybody, following on from that interesting post about Wildernets I wonder if someone could let me know what they think of this idea... I'm working with Tim Schofield of KwaMoja.com (ex-webERP) on a simple interface to the ERP from Asterisk cdr's and I had a request from a potential client
  • Introducing Wildernets firmware for MP2 September 29, 2014
    Hi all, Keith Williamson has developed an alternative firmware for the MP2 called Wildernets.  It is designed to ease initial configuration of the network as well as add features such as instant messaging.  His introduction of different "modes" for the MP2 is very, very interesting.  Find out more