Tag Archives: Archos 101 G9 Turbo

Archos 3G Stick Detection Patch

Yesterday, I posted how I got the Archos 3G USB stick working in Plasma Active on my Archos G9. Today, I came up with an admittedly  pretty crude hack to significantly improve the handling of the USB stick. This hack … Continue reading

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Addendum: UMTS + Archos G9 + Plasma Active

Yesterday I wrote a somewhat longer post on how to use the Archos 3G USB stick with an Archos G9 and Plasma Active. What I forgot to mention is that, even though it generally works, there are still some, for … Continue reading

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Enabling UMTS on Archos G9 in Plasma Active

Finally, I’ve had some success in making UMTS on Archos G9 in Plasma Active work. In this post I describe the steps I did for, at first manually, enabling UMTS, how to automate this, and some useful techniques for debugging … Continue reading

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Screenshots: Nemo Apps on Plasma Active

Upon request here are some screenshots of some Nemo apps running in Plasma Active: As you can see very much already works. The patches/hacks I made, essentially, force full screen apps to run in “normal” mode instead of full screen … Continue reading

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Nemo Apps on Plasma Active: Improved Look and Feel

In the previous posts I described how to install Nemo apps on Plasma Active. However, there were still some issues that heavily impacted the usability. E.g., many Nemo apps (like TwimGo) start in full screen mode by default. This is … Continue reading

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Nemo Apps on Plasma Active

In this post I showed the basic steps on how to enable the general possibility for running Nemo Apps on Plasma Active. With this preparation it is, e.g., possible to run the Nemo version of Q To-Do or MeePasswords on … Continue reading

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Run Nemo Apps on PlasmaActive

Currently, PlasmaActive is still lacking quite a number of apps. In order to, at least temporarily, circumvent this issue, one option is to use the corresponding Nemo apps. Usually Nemo apps are intended for smaller screen sizes like found in … Continue reading

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FingerTerm on Plasma Active Update

There had been some changes in the layout of the Mer repositories some time ago. So in order to install FingerTerm now you need a different set of download repositories. Below is the updated snippet: Note that I had to … Continue reading

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FingerTerm on Plasma Active

Actually, I really like Plasma Active/Mer on my Archos G9 tablet. Though, I wasn’t too happy with the combination of the standard terminal app and the on-screen keyboard when using Plasma Active/Mer on my Archos G9. Issues that bugged me … Continue reading

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Plasma Active / Mer vs. Archos 101 G9 Turbo vs. Touchscreen

With the current Plasma Active images available from basyskom I had the issue that the touchscreen of my Archos 101 G9 Turbo was not working. As it turned out the reason was simply that the required kernel module was not … Continue reading

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