[ALL] New showroom for Openmoko apps

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak seba.dos1 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 21 12:42:36 CEST 2009

On 8/21/09, Risto H. Kurppa <risto at kurppa.fi> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 21, 2009 at 1:12 PM, Sebastian
> Krzyszkowiak<seba.dos1 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 8/21/09, David Reyes Samblas Martinez <david at tuxbrain.com> wrote:
>>> Just an idea, why not use the bb file and source files as README,
>>> INSTALL, Changelog, and .desktop files if exist as source for this
>>> showroom?
>> ++ from me! Some way for browse repository (doesn't matter if from WWW
>> or from app on Neo, or even both at once) could be IMO the best
>> showroom. It won't be outdated, app authors won't have to package
>> their apps (as now they do, which is strange ;x).
> I agree, the point is to make it easy and appealing to find cool apps.
> But I wouldn't like to be able to see descriptions of all libraries
> but apps that one can use to do cool stuff.
> If it can be automated this far, it'd be great! Both WWW and app for
> Openmoko would be nice to have. And somehow - this again should be
> distro-undependant so that it can be easily adapted to work on
> openwrt, shr, om2009 - maybe even on Debian and Gentoo?!

I already started shr-installer. It's based on PackageKit, so it
shouldn't be hard to use it in different distro. We could work on top
on it.

And about libraries - just filter them out! ;)

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak

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