Debian on the FreeRunner -- now official

Dariusz Łuksza dariusz at
Sat Aug 16 12:38:59 CEST 2008

On Sat, 16 Aug 2008 12:31:22 +0300
"Risto H. Kurppa" <risto at> wrote:

> On Sat, Aug 16, 2008 at 12:22 PM, arne anka <openmoko at>
> wrote:
> >> So now people, let's write a page that lists some cool (read:
> >> recommended or so..) apps that you can run on debian here :)
> >
> > i am far more intersted to switch to a useful desktop manager and
> > still to be able to use the phone part.
> > at least i'd like to know how i do access installed applications,
> > zhone only presents that four predefined buttons.
> .. let me know if you find it out. Installing gdm and xfce4 would take
> approx 85 megs, I only have 70 left after the installation on my
> kit-512MB card (didn't wanto to empty 8GB one - especially when
> there's been some sdhc io-reports..) so can't try it yet.

i actually runs on my 8GB sdhdc card and have no problems (excluding
problem with missing partition table after some time ...)
> Any smaller alternatives that would make sense. General window manager
> and a menu would be a good start and yes, being able to use phone apps
> as well.

XFCE4 would be nice alternative ... but using it by hands (without
stylus) would be IMHO pain full ...

Dariusz Łuksza <dariusz at>

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