Koolu's Qi fork (was: Re: Quick e-mail poll: Still using your Freerunner?)

Paul Fertser fercerpav at gmail.com
Wed Jan 6 23:08:35 CET 2010

Al Johnson <openmoko at mazikeen.demon.co.uk> writes:
>> I only know about Android needing forked Qi. Which other distro also
>> requires you to have custom bootloader?
> I guess Android only needs a forked Qi because it needed different boot  
> parameters, and Qi can't read them from file when booting from NAND. I find 
> uboot very easy for multibooting.

First of all, i do not exactly understand why koolu decided that they
really need another MTD partitioning scheme. There was never any
discussion about that.

Second, they should have warned their users in a big bold letters.

Be free, use free (http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/free-sw.html) software!
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