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Re: Re: [vox-tech] Linux for the Palm
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Re: Re: [vox-tech] Linux for the Palm

I just thought it would be nice since you would then be able to run things directly on the palm made with Perl, Python, PHP, Ruby, etc...

At 6/26/01 3:28:00 PM, you wrote:
>Not to be a rabble rouser but,
>I don't get the point of running linux on a PDA (Palm).  What's wrong with
>PalmOS.  Can I sync with MS Outlook on my desktop? Do I really want to run X
>on a PDA?
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "William Kendrick" <nbs@bolt.sonic.net>
>To: <vox-tech@franz.mother.com>
>Sent: Tuesday, June 26, 2001 11:52 AM
>Subject: Re: [vox-tech] Linux for the Palm
>> > Hey guys... I may be in possesion of a Palm real soon and I'm wondering
>if there is a version of Linux for the Palm.
>> As mentioned by Geoffery, if you really want a good Linux-based PDA,
>> try the iPAQ.  If that's out of your league, the Agenda actually _comes_
>> with Linux pre-installed.  (Just to mention it, there's also the Yopy,
>> but it's definitely not ready for prime-time, and is the same league
>> (specs, price, size/weight) as the iPAQ)
>> See http://www.handhelds.org/
>> and http://www.agendacomputing.com/
>> -bill!
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