[maemo-users] N900 without a SIM card

From: Alejandro López listas.apl at googlemail.com
Date: Mon Jan 11 20:04:18 EET 2010

Marijn Kruisselbrink wrote:
> On Monday 11 January 2010 18:38:40 Salvatore Iovene wrote:
>> On Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 06:35:33PM +0100, Alejandro López wrote:
>>> I'm considering buying one, but I'm not interested in using it as a
>>> phone, so I plan to put no SIM card. Some time ago I read on this same
>>> list that the N900 had some problems when no SIM card was inserted but I
>>> can't find that mail. Is this problem still true? Is there a fix planned?
>>> What exactly is not working?
>> There's no problem I've ever heard of. IT's supposed to work without a
>> SIM card and it does it well.
> https://bugs.maemo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=5699 is one potential problem if you 
> don't use it with a SIM card

Thanks for the link.

What are regulatory domains used for? Is it to decide which wifi channels you have the right to use depending on your location? If it is that, then using channels <= 11 could help, although it would be great that Nokia, an European company, would fix this problem.

Is it annoying enough to *not* buy a device?

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