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TrAvIkK 01-13-2007 07:29 AM

Sending SMS
Hi :)

I'm looking for a way, to send SMS from my Linux.
The main problem is that, i don't wanna pay for them :)

w3bd3vil 01-13-2007 08:53 AM

Although Linux is wonderful and free, it doesnt mean you can do everything with it like making free calls,washing dishes,cutting your hair etc. ;)

TrAvIkK 01-13-2007 09:46 AM

I know that :-))
But on the internet there are services, that offfer sending SMS to anyone with custom "FROM" field (such as
And i think, that they are not paying for internationals SMSes... But maybe i'm wrong.

ctkroeker 01-13-2007 10:13 AM

I doubt there are international SMS's. Not even Skype has that. But I thing ekiga offers SMS messaging.

w3bd3vil 01-13-2007 02:01 PM

did you know?
many mobile companies tend to offer sms through email. for eg. in my case a person can send an email to (where airtel is my carrier and 9849xxx is my mobile number) and I will get the mail as an sms on my mobile. so you can sms that way, it was a cool thing to know.
or try

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