Om 2008 Installer

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Introduction

Installer is a tool for installing, updating and uninstalling programs on your Neo.

catogory
choose program
install application
install application

Download & Install

Installer uses a WiFi or USB network connection to connect to repositories.

Instructions

'[1] Connect to a WiFi network in the Settings application, or manually connect to a USB network connection before proceeding to Installer.

[2] In Installer, press the INSTALL button from the bottom bar to view a list of Categories. This is also the default page of the Installer application.

[3] Select a Category from the category list, then select a package to install.

[4] In the package information page, press the image box and confirm to begin.

[5] Once the progress bar shows Done, you will return to the Installer default page. Installation is then complete.

  • To update or uninstall packages, simply replace step [2] with the desired function UPDATE or UNINSTALL and proceed to through step [5].

Sharing Applications

Sharing applications amongst users and developers is easy using the Openmoko Repository. Anyone can upload applications or even their own repository to share with fellow Neo owners.

How to add a package to Openmoko Repository

PLEASE DEFINE

Reference

[1] Assassin project - http://code.google.com/p/om-assassin/

[2] Opkg package management - http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Opkg

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Introduction

Installer is a tool for installing, updating and uninstalling programs on your Neo.

catogory
choose program
install application
install application

Download & Install

Installer uses a WiFi or USB network connection to connect to repositories.

Instructions

'[1] Connect to a WiFi network in the Settings application, or manually connect to a USB network connection before proceeding to Installer.

[2] In Installer, press the INSTALL button from the bottom bar to view a list of Categories. This is also the default page of the Installer application.

[3] Select a Category from the category list, then select a package to install.

[4] In the package information page, press the image box and confirm to begin.

[5] Once the progress bar shows Done, you will return to the Installer default page. Installation is then complete.

  • To update or uninstall packages, simply replace step [2] with the desired function UPDATE or UNINSTALL and proceed to through step [5].

Sharing Applications

Sharing applications amongst users and developers is easy using the Openmoko Repository. Anyone can upload applications or even their own repository to share with fellow Neo owners.

How to add a package to Openmoko Repository

PLEASE DEFINE

Reference

[1] Assassin project - http://code.google.com/p/om-assassin/

[2] Opkg package management - http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Opkg