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Thread: Ubuntu on iPhone?
10-29-2007, 04:27 PM #1Ubuntu on iPhone?
I was just thinking about this today...
But would it be possible to somehow port a distribution of linux onto the phone?
This news may have come and gone already, or it may have been deemed impossible, but I would think it would be pretty simple to somehow wipe the iPhone operating system on a jailbreaked phone and install Ubuntu in its stead.
The hardest part would probably be trying to get multi-touch to play nice.
10-29-2007, 04:31 PM #2
How cool would that be. No clue if it is at all do-able, but I'd think so actually. I'd imagine that, yea, multi-touch would be difficult to work with, and also the phone-ness.. It has to do with the SIM card and baseband and stuff... Probably all just a matter of drivers for the multi and the phone stuff. I wouldn't expect to see this anytime soon. Who knows what the future holds though?
10-30-2007, 11:52 AM #3
10-30-2007, 02:04 PM #4
I like that nervegas guy.