On Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 10:22 PM, Kellerman <kelito(a)fedoraproject.org> wrote:
2011/9/27 Itamar Reis Peixoto <itamar(a)ispbrasil.com.br>
> On Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 6:01 PM, Kellerman <kelito(a)fedoraproject.org>
> > Hi people, before all sorry for my bad english, I am latinoamerican
> > Ambassador, especifically in Venezuelan, I have a smartphone Huawei,
> > Model
> > UM840. Actually is smartphone leader in Movilnet Carrier.
> > My idea is: Run Fedora in um840 to promote Fedora in my country.
> > um840 use a ARM11 Family processor, Qualcomm 7200A at 528Mhz with 198mb
> > RAM.
> > The phone have Android OS (2.1).
> > if Android is based in Linux Kernel, then I think in port Fedora Linux
> > to
> > phone.
> > but I have two problems.
> > 1) I don't know a bootloader to dual boot (Android + Fedora)
> > 2) I don't know How to port Fedora 12 Arm in readable binary image for
> > smartphone.
> > Again, sorry for my bad english & thanks.
> > Regards.
> > Kellerman Rivero (kelito)
> > Fedora Ambassador
> I think will be probably more usefull showing fedora running in a
Itamar, I dont have that hardware.
I am Ambassador, I think in promote use of Fedora.
I think Fedora in Smartphone is a perfect marketing tool to motive people to
use fedora in my country.
I don't disagree but the work to produce a working smart phone is not
insignificant. Its not something we're currently aiming for.
Tablets... well that's another thing. Its something that's actively
being looked at from a number of perspectives.