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> I have a gsm module which during initialisation it returns
> +wind: 7 code. Looking up the codes it says emergency calls.
> What does this mean?
"+wind" looks like a Wavecom-specific command/result. Is this a
On the face of it, I'd say that your modem has camped on a cell
without being registered to that cell's network. Without
registration, that cell is available for emergency calls only. I
guess that this is either a transient state during
initialisation, or that you're in an area where all available
cells belong to non-home networks, and these have no roaming
agreement with your home network.