Debian on FreeRunner

Timo Juhani Lindfors timo.lindfors at
Thu Aug 7 19:45:50 CEST 2008

Daniel Benoy <daniel at> writes:
> What I'm hoping for, is that the openmoko folks use the same
> software but start making .deb packages instead of .ipk ones :) So
> that it would be a phone.

Ideally the sources should be in a state where you can create ipkg and
debian (and fedora and gentoo) packages just as easily.

> Although the worry, I suppose, is that the 256MB of internal flash
> wouldn't be pleased with Debian's full bash shell and such.


> ensured that their packages are autonomous, and they don't require
> extensive modifications to the source of other software

Exactly my thoughts!

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