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Gentoo on Openmoko phones

Gentoo project on Openmoko phones has its own homepage: http://gentoo.mindzoo.de/

We have a portage overlay and some Openmoko packages like Xglamo, Illume or Zhone already have their ebuilds and many more will follow !

Ways to work with Gentoo

Currently, there are 2 ways how to install gentoo, both having advantages and disadvantages:

  • Native compilation approach, where you work with Gentoo on phone as with a normal system fully capable of installing its own packages.


Many thanks go to 'torindel' who apparently started the effort and made a stage tarball we are using even today for the native approach and to Tuxxx who contributed strongly to the cross compilation efforts on gentoo for openmoko phones.

Getting Started

  • Read instructions on our homepage
  • Visit our overlay page overlay page
  • Come chat with us on the Freenode channel #gentoo-openmoko and share your problems and solutions !

Contact

IRC

#gentoo-openmoko on Freenode

Mailing List

Send an e-mail with the subject 'Subscribe' to gentoo-embedded-request@lists.gentoo.org

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Gentoo on Openmoko phones

Gentoo project on Openmoko phones has its own homepage: http://gentoo.mindzoo.de/

We have a portage overlay and some Openmoko packages like Xglamo, Illume or Zhone already have their ebuilds and many more will follow !

Ways to work with Gentoo

Currently, there are 2 ways how to install gentoo, both having advantages and disadvantages:

  • Native compilation approach, where you work with Gentoo on phone as with a normal system fully capable of installing its own packages.


Many thanks go to 'torindel' who apparently started the effort and made a stage tarball we are using even today for the native approach and to Tuxxx who contributed strongly to the cross compilation efforts on gentoo for openmoko phones.

Getting Started

  • Read instructions on our homepage
  • Visit our overlay page overlay page
  • Come chat with us on the Freenode channel #gentoo-openmoko and share your problems and solutions !

Contact

IRC

#gentoo-openmoko on Freenode

Mailing List

Send an e-mail with the subject 'Subscribe' to gentoo-embedded-request@lists.gentoo.org