mail and contacts app

Jon Phillips jon at
Sat Feb 3 01:30:47 CET 2007

On Fri, 2007-02-02 at 17:21 -0700, Richi Plana wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-02-02 at 23:21 +0100, Koen Kooi wrote:
> > Right, there's one snag: tinymail uses its own forked little version of EDS, so if you use
> > tinymail + openmoko PIM, you will have *2* copies of the EDS libs on your device :(
> Well, I'd like to know the rationale behind the use of a forked version.
> As far as I know, there was mention on these lists that we were already
> eying a modified version of EDS ... one that's designed specifically for
> use in embedded platforms (lower memory usage and performance) as well
> as offering interfaces via D-Bus (another, it seems, preferred OpenMoko
> subsystem). The project is called Embedded Evolution Data Server
> <>.
> The thread started here:
> Does that make it three versions of EDS we're talking about (the Novell
> original, Philip van Hoof's and EEDS)? Or is Phillip's and EEDS the
> same?

No, actually, that is the version that these systems use. So, if that is
the case, then we have one unified one :)


> People who're interested in tinymail should really follow Phillip's blog
> <>. I've been reading his posts via
> for some time now.
> --
> Richi Plana
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