Linux on the Scroll?

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Linux on the Scroll?

Postby Tystie » January 12th, 2011, 2:28 pm

Hi All,

Is anyone interested in porting (non-Android) Linux to the Scroll?
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby Warpedflash » January 12th, 2011, 2:31 pm

Tystie i think it would be intersting to see done. Not sure how hard of a job it would be to do... Also the screen res is kinda crappy for it.
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby iamone75 » January 17th, 2011, 8:15 am

yes i would like to know if it can be dune!
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby Veng » January 17th, 2011, 9:29 am

You can buy devices with these boards running Android, Linux and Windows apparently. So should be easy(ish).
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby Warpedflash » January 17th, 2011, 10:19 am

yea this supports windows ce if you realy want that lol
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby brianzion » January 17th, 2011, 10:21 am

brys snap ‎17 ‎January ‎2011 10h20m45s.png
i found this on ubuntu for the tablets http://www.theregister.co.uk/2010/12/28 ... tu_tablet/
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby Veng » January 17th, 2011, 10:52 am

I'd love to put proper Linux on this.
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby JimmyW » January 17th, 2011, 11:11 am

Yeah, USB bluetooth enabled quicker than you can say penguin :)
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby brianzion » January 17th, 2011, 11:39 am

its a large file ubuntu im wondering if you could use it from a flash drive? the live cd version ?
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Re: Linux on the Scroll?

Postby Warpedflash » January 17th, 2011, 12:41 pm

you could probably bootstrap it and run off the sd card more easily...
kernel hacking someone do some :)
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