RIM (Research In Motion) BlackBerry support in Debian GNU/Linux.
This page is still an early draft.
Tools and programs useful to BlackBerry users in Debian.
barry - backing up the RIM BlackBerry Handheld
evolution - groupware suite with mail client and organizer
opensync - Synchronisation framework for email/pdas/and more
Access the phone and memory card data
Just plug the phone into the USB port to access music, videos, documents... as a USB key.
Using BlackBerry with Barry
1. Install packages
In Debian Sid
Then install the following packages :
aptitude install barry-util barrybackup-gui opensync-plugin-barry
2. Backup and restore data with barrybackup
Plug your BlackBerry into the USB port. There is no barry entry in the Gnome menu system. Run the command barrybackup.
3. Syncing contacts with Evolution
4. See also