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Old 06-13-2007, 05:23 PM   #1
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linux on mobile phones


hi, i was wondering if anyone knew anything(!) about linux on mobile phones, and in particular, how to design the gui interface? I (as you can probably guess) dont know alot, but i just read an article on Trolltechs 'greenphone' and thought it might be fun
 
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I would assume at least two things:
1. Whatever custom coding they do to make the phone version is probably not open-source.
2. There is no built-in way to see what the SW actually is--i.e. you would have to do some cludging to actually look at the code. (Which might be all binary)

If you want to customize a particular product, the first step might be to contact the mfg. and see what they WILL provide.
 
  


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