SMS

The OneBusAway SMS / text-messaging interface
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SMS Bug

The SMS feature really doesn't work according to the format on your website.

 

texting "onebus 99999" or "onebus # 99999" to 41411, where 99999 is your stop number, both return errors, for stops in the u district, downtown, capitol hill, and north seattle.

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Easier Bookmarks

I have an SMS only capable phone (and I prefer it that way)

It is difficult to make the # symbol, which reduces the quickness of bookmarks. I would like a way to bookmark using plain text only for frequently used stops, so I could type:

"onebus home" instead of "onebus #boo 1",
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"onebus work 10,43,49".
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"onebus game" (when trying to get home from a Sounders match).

Also, I notice that when using my work bookmark,... more »