FSO rox!

clare johnstone claregj at gmail.com
Thu Aug 28 09:18:37 CEST 2008

THe current, very soon to be updated, version is at

get there via:
wiki Main Page >  Left panel Navigation Distributions >
Section # 2.3 FSO - freesmartphone.org >
First Paragraph: Download milestone 2

use for the NAND flash the one called
which is supposed to be an improvement on ordinary .jffs

AND I like all the things you like. But note that Aux button is in
huge demand. The Debian
for example uses it to bring up a keyboard, in what is otherwise very
similar to the FSO above.

Do continue to enjoy!

On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 2:50 PM, Linus Gasser <ineiti at markas-al-nour.org> wrote:
> sparky mat a écrit :
>> I know OM2008.8 is the flagship distro at the moment, but FSO so totally
>> rocks. :-) . Here are the things that I liked about it
>> 1) GPRS!! The d-bus interface makes it so much simpler/easier to enable
>> GPRS.
>> 2) Aux button locks the screen. Screen lock is a must for me, and using the
>> Aux button makes a lot of sense!
>> 3) TangoGPS by default. This is my fav. GPS app so far :-)
>> 4) Zhone. I actually like the big and bright user interface of Zhone. It may
>> be only a "test" UI, but I love it. Neat and simple.
>> 5) Terminal + QWERTY keyboard.
> I would like to try it. For the moment I have OM2008.8 installed, also
> with TangoGPS. Where did you get the kernel/images for FSO? I searched
> to no avail...
> Ineiti
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