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  Reply # 583893 20-Feb-2012 14:16 Send private message

The version (again, as I understand it) is the release of the intersection of Network Operator approval, Vendor implimentation and Operating System. As at release 7.10.8107.79 the Vodafone HTC Trophy can use Internet Sharing.

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  Reply # 583906 20-Feb-2012 14:32 Send private message

Here is a diagram that reflects my understanding of the platforms I have, clarifications/corrections welcome.




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  Reply # 583908 20-Feb-2012 14:34 Send private message

That "vendor" there in Android is a big problem - as in things that work in one Android 3.1 device might not work in another device running the same version.

The Apple diagram should add operator as well. And the Nokia one. All of those have some level of operator interference.




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  Reply # 583916 20-Feb-2012 14:43 Send private message

freitasm: That "vendor" there in Android is a big problem - as in things that work in one Android 3.1 device might not work in another device running the same version.

The Apple diagram should add operator as well. And the Nokia one. All of those have some level of operator interference.


"the problem" occurrs in WP7 also, notably the Vodafone HTC Trophy, which did not get Internet Sharing in WP7.5.

I think I should replace Android with AOSP?

Operator Interference, can you quantify if that is political or technical? 

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  Reply # 584013 20-Feb-2012 16:36 Send private message

you should probably start a new thread for this.  its getting a bit beyond 'update history' now...




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  Reply # 584116 20-Feb-2012 19:12 Send private message

Good point, will do.

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