Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by vasa1, Feb 3, 2012.
What about Google Nexus and custom firmware? Still nice to see this though.
technically while it is open it does come with a locked bootloader. I don't think this one requires any special unlocking. It reminds me of the Nokia N900. Awesome phone, you don't need to hack anything - you want root? just type: sudo gainroot and you got it. That's how a real OpenSource phone SHOULD work. It's also why I can't wait for ubuntu mobile (and inevitably all of the other distros hopping on afterwards, like Mint and Fedora). Android is a great platform but for those who really love linux we want more Like what meego could have been. I must say this Spark looks like a good start.
Wow! Now that is awesome. I also got in too! I can't wait to get it.
KDE Tablet ‘Spark’ has been forced to change its name due to trademark issues.