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Old 02-09-2014, 11:03 AM   #1
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BSD on older smart phones?

I've been looking into *nix on smart phones recently, and noticed that NetBSD supports StrongARM and XScale chips that seem to be used in a lot of the older Blackberries.

Does anyone know which, if any, StrongARM/XScale phones support BSD? Are there any with enough power to support a full X11 stack?
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I think that what you want to do it's not possible, missing drivers for your phone.
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You may be luckier trying something like Ubuntu.


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