How to tether your Palm Pre

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Instructions are at Is You Geeked Up?.

Credit goes to fish199902 for this one. Basically, you setup an SSH tunnel to the Pre, which supports running as a SOCKS proxy. You then configure your browser to point to this proxy and BAM, you’re tethering away.

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4 Responses to How to tether your Palm Pre

  1. strider_mt2k says:

    Was “BAM” more technical jargon?

    I’m confused. :|

  2. raja says:

    Here’s a more friendly option: http://mytether.net/

  3. Deadpan says:

    As a Rogue Tech Support Agent, I’ve been telling my dejected Pre users to try a lanyard.

    The iPhone lacks a proper lanyard hole for this purpose, shame on them.

  4. Grant says:

    Thanks for making it so clear… but for those of us who need more basic instructions, (I mean basic!) how do you tether?

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