Power-savvy GSM network (was: gsm322.c Bug Fix Patch)

Harald Welte laforge at gnumonks.org
Fri Feb 3 14:08:00 UTC 2012

Hi Kurtis,

On Fri, Feb 03, 2012 at 12:32:12AM -0800, Kurtis Heimerl wrote:
> Paging is actually quite simple, as we own the BTS. When we receive a
> call, we hold it ("please wait for connection") and turn the PA on. We
> then wait for the HS to camp, and if they do, page them once
> available. A little delay (much better with SMS), but I think most
> users would be fine with it. We haven't written this yet.

I think the delay will be quite significant, depending on where and how
the MS is currently scanning and/or trying to register to other
networks, I would guess it could easily be 20 to 30 seconds.

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