Archive | Linux and BlackBerry

How to Encode Video

Many thanks to the author of this script, rivviepop @ BlackBerry Forums This is a little script I wrote based on the parameters. –SNIP– Getting the right params to mencoder to produce top quality video is always a chore, but using method 1 in the original post is working wonderfully for me — I’ve converted […]

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How to Use BCharge

Many thanks to rivviepop @ BlackBerry Forums Barry Homepage: Net Direct :: Open Solutions SourceForge Project Downloads: Files ‘bcharge’ is a utility that’s part of the Barry project – which aims to be a complete desktop toolset for interfacing your BlackBerry with linux. The purpose of the bcharge tool is to detect when a BB […]

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How To Sync The BlackBerry with Linux

Many thanks to rivviepop @ BlackBerry Forums! You can use SyncML and a free online service. It’ll cost your $30 USD for the SyncML plug-in for your BB from one of two vendors: Nexthaus or MobileCreek. Nexthaus client: Nexthaus Corporation MobileCreek client: MobileCreek Software Inc NOTE: I own both, and at this time would recommend Nexthaus for […]

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