Om2009 is the next version of the official Openmoko distribution. It is currently under development and should be released in July 2009 to replace Om2008. It will be based on freesmartphone.org milestone 5.5 framework.
There are 2 ways to use the distribution. Fullscreen and as part of illume. Detailed instructions for flashing. There are images under testing, unstable and experimental. End users should chose an image from testing.
Updating to the latest uboot or qi is also recommended.
Download and flash the fso-paroli-image from the download locations above. You must also install the matching kernel.
The image will boot fullscreen into paroli and all of the features below will be available
Download and flash the fso-image from the download locations above. You must also install the matching kernel.
The image will boot into illume. From either vala-terminal or an ssh terminal
opkg install paroli paroli-autostart paroli-sounds
If you install paroli-theme you paroli will boot fulscreen as above.
Currently Om2009 is starting it's beta phase. Testing builds will be generated into the testing disto.
This page will be updated to reflect the status of Om2009
Below is the feature list for Om2009. It's broken down into features that have been implemented and need testing, and features that still need to be finished
phone calls incoming and outgoing
sms incoming and outgoing
simple phone book (no images)
suspend and resume
resume speed < 2 seconds - this is close but waiting on a kernel bug
battery indicator - works for gta02 battery
switch to elementary
scrolling in UI - fixed by migrating from etk to elementary
in-call volume adjustment
Not Yet Implemented or Broken
boot time < 2 minutes - currently examining ways to speed this up
battery indicator (works for gta02 battery)
gprs & edge - works from the command line
user changeable ring tones - works via command line
bluetooth - support in FSO milestone 5.5, needs GUI
wifi - works from the command line, kernels bugs still present
led indication for missed calls or sms
settings tool (feature phone settings as well as advanced functions)