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Barnacle disconnects when phone goes idle/screen turns off


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  1. jorge78041

    jorge78041 New Member This Topic's Starter

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    Hello everyone, I am new to this forum, I came looking for help with the barnacle app and found a great forum for everything android, I am sure it will come handy.

    My problem is that my barnacle app disconnects when the phone screen turns off. I stay connected to the barnacle wifi signal but no Internet, in the barnacle app I get connection errors, I just need to stop the service and restart for the problem to be fixed, this only happens when the screen turns off so now I have the screen always on when tethering but that is not good form the battery.

    I have auto killer installed, I tought that it was the problem, and that auto killer was turning off the service but I uninstalled auto killer and problem persists, I have no other task manager installed.

    Thank you.

    My phone is the kyocera Zio and it is running android 1.5 Cricket wireless is my company
     

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  2. wiltse22

    wiltse22 New Member

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    I'm having the same problem. Is there any way to keep barnacle working after the screen times out? Or is there a better working app for wifi tethering that doesn't do this?
     

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