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shannonreuben
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Auto connect: (PPP Widget 3 would like to access...)

Post by shannonreuben » Tue Jun 02, 2020 10:49 pm

Is there any way to stop the widget from asking to access the modem after reboot. I want to always allow it to connect without me having to click accept/ok.
Note: I am running LineageOS 16(Android 9) on a Raspberry PI 4B.

I am requesting this because I want to be able to achieve a task without a screen. Without the user having to do anything.
I have an app that auto opens by default, it runs, it controls the gpio pins on the raspberry pi, it toggles led's on and off.
I have the modem connected via ppp widget and it works perfectly, but after reboot it will always ask me if it can access the modem. I need it to always allow/stop asking me.
It should connect by default to that modem.

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Re: Auto connect: (PPP Widget 3 would like to access...)

Post by LOM » Wed Jun 03, 2020 7:29 am

That is answered in the pppwidget 3 FAQ

https://www.draisberghof.de/android/pppwidget3.html

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Re: Auto connect: (PPP Widget 3 would like to access...)

Post by shannonreuben » Wed Jun 03, 2020 8:31 am

No matter how many times I check the box to "always allow ppp widget to access...",
It will still ask me the next time I reboot the device.

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Re: Auto connect: (PPP Widget 3 would like to access...)

Post by LOM » Thu Jun 04, 2020 3:36 am

So your choice is apparently not saved through a reboot, I don't know if that is possible so Josh will have to reply to you when he is back.

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Re: Auto connect: (PPP Widget 3 would like to access...)

Post by shannonreuben » Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:41 am

If you could even remove the prompt that asks if the widget can access the sim dongle, that would be great.
Even if you could send me a separate .apk file that has this. I would be willing to pay for it.
Your help and feedback would be greatly appreciated Josh.

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Re: Auto connect: (PPP Widget 3 would like to access...)

Post by Josh » Fri Jul 10, 2020 8:01 pm

I'm simply not able to remove this confirmation.

If your decision is not remembered then there is a bug in the system. This should be reported to the creators of LineageOS.

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