polkitd no longer segfaults after I commented out a rule, it's not a fix, but rather a workaround.

But at least hey, I can use the brightness slider and now can even connect to my AP!

Developer gets Linux kernel booting on iPhone 7 and A10-equipped iPads (update: video output on LCD now works!)


- it's some sort of mini-os for debugging/sideloading stuff but i'm no expert
- loaded into ram as "live booted with root filesystem in ramdisk, not permanently installed and with no flash storage drivers yet"
- bare metal (as far as I can tell from the tweet)

In my way to @fosdem now. And of courses I boarded my bus using the PinePhone running postmarketOS and Plasma Mobile using KDE Itinerary! So awesome!

@krille in years, if ever. Porting Linux to these platforms satisfyingly requires lots of work

A recent article on a big tech news site included this phrase:

"[...] Linux phones like the PinePhone, [...]are full of closed-source firmware from non-open components"

We'd like to clear the record: The has two blobs -- neither runs on the main SoC: One loaded to WiFi/BT module, other enclosed within the cell modem. In the modern world of tech, both blobs are unavoidable.

For an overview from someone with deep knowledge of both the PinePhone and Librem 5: tuxphones.com/yet-another-libr

We are still working on getting more functionality into our images for the #PinePhone and #PineTab.

Here's our latest #alpha release, so you guys have something to play with at the @PINE64 stall at #fosdem2020



@iooioio exactly. We might have abundance of abandoned X11 WMs, but surely no abundance of Wayland tablet shells at the moment

@martijnbraam indeed! Not sure how usable it is at its current status though

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