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       gammurc - gammu(1) configuration file


       /etc/gammurc or ~/.gammurc


       gammu(1)  reads  configuration  from  a  config  file. It’s location is
       determined on runtime. On Unix systems, it first tries  ~/.gammurc  and
       then falls back to /etc/gammurc.

       On   Windows,   user  configuration  is  tried  at  profile/Application
       Data/gammurc  and  then  gammu  falls   back   to   current   directory

       This  file  use  ini  file syntax, with comment parts being marked with
       both ; and #. Sections of config file are identified in square brackets
       line [this]. All key values are case insensitive.

       Configuration  file  for  gammu can contain several sections - [gammu],
       [gammu1], [gammuN], ... Each section configures  one  connection  setup
       and in default mode gammu tries all of them in numerical order. You can
       also specify which configuration section to use by giving  it’s  number
       ([gammu]  has number 0) as a parameter to gammu(1) and it will then use
       only this section.


              Protocol which will be used to talk to your phone.

              For Nokia cables you want to use one of following:

              fbus           - serial FBUS connection
              fbususb        - FBUS over USB cable  (experimental,  for  Nokia
              cables on Linux, including DKU-2)
              dlr3           - DLR-3 and compatible cables
              dku2           - DKU-2 and compatible cables
              dku5           - DKU-5 and compatible cables
              mbus           - serial MBUS connection

              If  you  use  some  non original cable, you might need to append
              -nodtr (eg. for ARK3116 based cables)  or  -nopower,  but  Gammu
              should be able to detect this automatically.

              For non-Nokia phones connected using cable you generally want:

              at             - generic AT commands based connection

              You can optionally specify speed of the connection, eg. at19200,
              but it is not needed for modern USB cables.

              For IrDA connections use one of following:

              irdaphonet     - Phonet connection for Nokia phones.
              irdaat         - AT commands connection for most of phones (this
              is not supported on Linux).
              irdaobex        -  OBEX  (IrMC  or file transfer) connection for
              most of phones.
              irdagnapbus    - GNapplet based connection for Symbian phones

              For Bluetooth connection use one of following:

              bluephonet     - Phonet connection for Nokia phones.
              blueat         - AT commands connection for most of phones.
              blueobex       - OBEX (IrMC or  file  transfer)  connection  for
              most of phones.
              bluerfgnapbus  - GNapplet based connection for Symbian phones

       Port    Device node or address of phone. It depends on used connection.

              For cables or emulated serial ports, you enter device name  (for
              example  /dev/ttyS0, /dev/ttyACM0, /dev/ircomm0, /dev/rfcomm0 on
              Linux, /dev/cuad0 on FreeBSD or COM1: on Windows).  The  special
              exception  are  DKU-2  and  DKU-5  cables  on Windows, where the
              device is automatically detected  from  driver  information  and
              this parameters is ignored.

              For  Bluetooth connection you have to enter Bluetooth address of
              your phone (you can list Bluetooth devices  in  range  on  Linux
              using  "hcitool  scan"  command).  Optionally you can also force
              Gammu to use specified channel by includig channel number  after

              Before  using  Gammu, your device should be paired with computer
              or you should have set up automatic pairing.

              For IrDA connections, this parameters is not used at all.

              If IrDA does not work on Linux, you might need to bring  up  the
              interface  and  enable discovery (you need to run these commands
              as root):

                  ip l s dev irda0 up
                  sysctl net.irda.discovery=1

       Model   Do not use this parameter unless really needed!  The  only  use
              case  for  this  is  when  Gammu  does  not  know your phone and
              misdetects it’s features.

              The only special case for using model is to force  special  type
              of  OBEX connection instead of letting Gammu try the best suited
              for selected operation:

              obexfs - force using  of  file  browsing  service  (file  system
              obexirmc  -  force using of IrMC service (contacts, calendar and
              notes support)
              obexnone - none service chosen, this has only  limited  use  for
              sending file (sendfile command)


              If  you  want to set time from computer to phone during starting


              This option allow to set, that you want (setting "yes")  to  see
              message  on  the phone screen or phone should enable light for a
              moment during starting connection. Phone will  not  beep  during
              starting  connection with this option. This works only with some
              Nokia phones.


              Forces using specified codepage (for example "1250"  will  force
              CP-1250  or "utf8" for UTF-8). This should not be needed in most
              cases, Gammu should detect it according to your locales.


              Path to directory with localisation files (the directory  should
              contain   LANG/LC_MESSAGES/   If   gammu  is  properly
              installed it should find these files automatically.


              Path to file  where  information  about  communication  will  be


              Determines  what  all will be logged to LogFile. Possible values

              nothing     - no debug level
              text        - transmission dump in text format
              textall     - all possible info in text format
              textalldate - all possible info in text format, with time stamp
              errors      - errors in text format
              errorsdate  - errors in text format, with time stamp
              binary      - transmission dump in binary format

              For debugging use either textalldate or textall, it contains all
              needed information to diagnose problems.


              Custom  features  for  phone.  This can be used as override when
              values coded in common/gsmphones.c are bad or  missing.  Consult
              include/gammu-info.h for possible values (all GSM_Feature values
              without leading F_ prefix).  Please  report  correct  values  to
              Gammu authors.


              On  Posix  systems, you might want to lock serial device when it
              is being used using UUCP-style lock files. Enabling this  option
              (setting to yes) will make Gammu honor these locks and create it
              on startup. On most distributions you need additional privileges
              to use locking (eg. you need to be member of uucp group).

              This option has no meaning on Windows.


       There is more complete example available in Gammu documentation.

       Gammu configuration for Nokia phone using DLR-3 cable:

              port = /dev/ttyACM0
              connection = dlr3

       Gammu configuration for Sony-Ericsson phone (or any other AT compatible
       phone) connected using USB cable:

              port = /dev/ttyACM0
              connection = at

       Gammu configuration for  Sony-Ericsson  (or  any  other  AT  compatible
       phone) connected using bluetooth:

              port = B0:0B:00:00:FA:CE
              connection = blueat

       Gammu  configuration for phone which needs to manually adjust Bluetooth
       channel to use channel 42:

              port = B0:0B:00:00:FA:CE/42
              connection = blueat


       gammu-smsd(1), gammu(1), gammurc(5)


       gammu-smsd  and  this  manual  page  were  written  by   Michal   Cihar


       Copyright  ©  2009  Michal Cihar and other authors.  License GPLv2: GNU
       GPL version 2 <>
       This is free software: you are free  to  change  and  redistribute  it.
       There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.


       Please report bugs to <>.