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Old 09-28-2008, 07:05 PM   #1
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running linux on N810 beside nokias distro


I knw the device uses nokia's internet tablet os which is based on linux. However with the kernel updating so often, I was wondering if there are any distros that can be ran on this device natively. It uses an arm processor if am not mistaken.
 
Old 09-29-2008, 07:22 PM   #2
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Maybe...

I'm not quite sure what you mean.
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... I was wondering if there are any distros that can be ran on this device natively. ...
Do you mean like a desktop distribution that can also run on the Nokia, or do you mean like a distribution that was specifically designed for running on the Nokia?

If you want to run a regular desktop distribution on the Nokia, I don't believe this is easy, if possible at all. **Note: I'm not sure about this; will someone with more experience please confirm/dispute?**

If you are looking for distributions that are designed for the Nokia, check out:

Moblin: Not sure if the Nokia has a USB port, if it does go to http://moblin.org/documentation/run-...netbook-or-mid or if it doesn't go to http://moblin.org/documentation/project/34.

Ubuntu Mobile:
Not sure if your system specs will fit, but there's more information at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MobileTeam/M...ileAndEmbedded

More links are located at http://www.linuxfoundation.org/en/Mobile_Linux


Hope this helps!
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