LG Fusic Status on Linux

Last update: 2009-06-29

This small script makes use of the fact that the LG Fusic phone shows up as a serial device when plugged on a Linux box. It returns a few details about the identity of the phone (manufacturer, model, revision and serial number) but also the battery level and the signal strength.

Source: https://github.com/tamentis/scripts/blob/master/fusic.py

$ fusic.py
Manufacturer: LG Electronics Inc.
Model: Model:LG-LX550
Revision: LX550V12, 20252
Serial Number: 0xA3E9713
Capabilities: +CIS707-A, CIS-856, +MS, +ES, +DS, +FCLASS
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Battery: 77% (Battery Powered)
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