Ideas for OpenMoko requiring WiFi
These ideas require the handset to have WiFi. So it is not applicable for version 1 of the handset.
[http://lists.openmoko.org/pipermail/community/2006-November/000050.html Sean Moss-Pultz explains the reason] for not having WiFi:
We are just not willing to put binary modules in our kernel. So as of now, this is still a WiFi stopper.
We are actively working with vendors to try to change this.
Other alternatives to WiFi
Version 1 will have Bluetooth and it should be possible to get internet access using [http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Configure_a_bluetooth_network_access_point a bridge between Bluetooth and ethernet].
Another solution is developing [http://www.linuxtogo.org/gowiki/OpenMoko/ideas/InternetOverVFAT InternetOverVFAT]
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