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Old 04-30-2008, 06:20 PM   #1
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Linux OS for Apple Ipod Touch


I am a person who loves to experiment. I was wondering if there
is any way to install a Linux on Ipod Touch. I have herd of Android
And I believe that it won't be ready for some time
I am not really concered about Bricking it (I dont want to)
could I use something Like Ubuntu Mobile

any Ideas

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Old 04-30-2008, 08:32 PM   #2
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If I'm not mistaken, the iPhone and iTouch are Unix based (as is OS X). Once it's hacked, you can install a bunch of utilities. You can install a terminal, apt-get and stuff like that. However... an actual Linux OS? Probably not.

On a curious note, you can crack WEP on the iPhone now. I thought that was pretty funny.

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Old 04-30-2008, 08:45 PM   #3
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Linux OS for Apple Ipod

Why?????
There is already one for the earlier Ipod Generations
 
  


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