No Android on the Neo1973 - Only MyPhone left

thomas.cooksey at thomas.cooksey at
Tue Nov 27 09:39:35 CET 2007

>Let's look at this as a great opportunity. Presumably, all of these
>phones will have a working linux kernel and drivers that are available
>for them, whither the Android platform is truly open or not, surely
>this is a big with for the OSS-phone community.

This is exactly how I've been viewing the news. Companies which produce
hardware for mobile phones (e.g. wifi chipsets, 3D accelerators) will
now be under much greater pressure to develop Linux drivers for their
hardware. More mobile hardware supported by Linux can only be a good

More information about the community mailing list