This software is not maintained anymore, so please use Wammu instead. You will also get more features, stability and supported phones.
KAlcatel is program for KDE (K Desktop Environment) 3.x (KDE 2.x was supported till 0.3.1) to manage Alcatel 50x or 70x phone (only 501 is currently tested). It is known to work on Linux, but as well it may work anywhere where KDE 3.x work. Please report me other systems where KAlcatel works (you are also welcome to make binary packages for that system).
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KAlcatel has also page on sourceforge: sourceforge.net/projects/kalcatel/, you can use it for bugpreporting, sending comments and patches and also as download mirror.
There is also command line utility and library called AlcaSync exposing access to Alcatel phones.
Read and write support for:
- contacts (in mobile and SIM)
- messages (in SIM)
- calls (read only)
Saving, loading and merging of stored items.
Version 0.3 adds long awaited write and editing support. And also many other new features:
- editing of data - calendar, contacts, todos
- sending and writing messages
- write edited data to mobile
- signal and battery status monitoring
- persistent connections
- simplified contacts tree
- Sources tarball, gzip compressed (968.2 KiB)
- Sources tarball, bzip2 compressed (713.4 KiB)
- Other download options
Development uses Git as a version control system.
- Repository checkout:
git clone https://github.com/nijel/kalcatel.git
- Web browser: GitHub
- Statistics: Black Duck Open Hub
Use GitHub issue tracker for reporting bugs. You can provide patches there as well.
Support this project
Do you like this project? You can contribute to it either using your work (patches are welcome) or you can donate to the author.