An idea of sorts

Karsten Ensinger at
Sat Jul 28 16:18:50 CEST 2007

The package manager of openembedded (at least for most oe projects)
is "ipkg".
Of course you can send ipkg-packages via email and if I remember
correctly it is also possible to sign packages.
So everthing you demand is already there.


Gabriel Ambuehl wrote:
> On Saturday 28 July 2007 15:59:52 Giles Jones wrote:
>> An easy way to install new software would be to be able to email it
>> to your phone and use the phone's wifi to download the email. Of
>> course security would have to be present to stop it installing
>> anything received in an email.
> I would much rather have a package manager (think apt) than something like 
> that. And OpenEmbedded already provides that, from what I understand.
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