[Android] on SD card
claregj at gmail.com
Thu Jan 1 08:33:01 CET 2009
Radek thank you very much for this post. I was able to try the
Android; very interesting.
Having the SD card version was a great help. I like the real clock
I will try your further suggestions if I get some spare time, by then
it may all be different..
Good wishes for New Year,
On Mon, Dec 29, 2008 at 12:05 PM, Radek Polak <psonek2 at seznam.cz> wrote:
> i have android booting from SD card. It wasn't that hard to make it work.
> You will need SD with one ext3 partition. Download and unpack tarball from
> here  and boot with Qi . First boot take quite a lot of time. Then it
> will be faster.
> You can also compile from sources  and put the rootfs together yourself.
> You just have to put together what is in out/target/product/freerunner
> directory and add kernel (either the Sean's  or andy tracking). I have
> attached my script which does this . Last this is to modify init.rc file
> so that it mounts SD card, you can find it attached or here .
> While Android boots or later you can attach to it with adb like this:
> ifconfig usb0 192.168.0.200
> adb kill-server
> adb shell
> adb logcat
> I hope this helps us with killing bugs that Android on FR currently has
> (suspend, power off, GSM crashes, ...)
>  http://activationrecord.net/radekp/openmoko/android/rootfs.tar.gz
>  http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Qi
>  http://git.koolu.org/
>  http://people.openmoko.org/sean_mcneil/
>  http://people.openmoko.org/andy/
>  http://activationrecord.net/radekp/openmoko/android/mk_rootfs.sh
>  http://activationrecord.net/radekp/openmoko/android/init.rc
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