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Impressions from Debconf by @agx. He shares his experience using Librem 5 on his road trip to Prizren.
This time on the podcast, @dos from @purism talks about his Die Hard GNU/Linux User On Phones life. How he's developing lots of great things for Phoc/Phosh, the Librem 5 and how he implemented his personal dream of shrinking windows that he had since the Openmoko days.
phosh 0.20.0 is out 🚀📱 :
After three beta releases we've finally tagged phosh 0.20.0.
Check out the full release notes at https://gitlab.gnome.org/World/Phosh/phosh/-/tags/v0.20.0 . This also links to the release notes of the beta releases which have more details.
And the good news is we already have new merge requests pending for phosh 0.20.1 and 0.30.0.
Together with #phosh itself I've tagged 0.20.0 versions of phosh-mobile-settings (to tweak some advanced mobile settings, https://gitlab.gnome.org/guidog/phosh-mobile-settings/-/tags/v0.20.0), phom (a virtual mouse to control the mouse cursor on a 2nd screen, https://gitlab.gnome.org/guidog/phom/-/tags/v0.20.0) and phosh-osk-stub (a input-method debugging tool, https://gitlab.gnome.org/guidog/phosh-osk-stub/-/tags/v0.20.0)
The current state of Debian on smartphones https://peertube.debian.social/videos/watch/09f2b37b-9b1d-4e51-b130-273f2b768ffd
Based on @merge 's accelerometer work (https://email@example.com/) and yesterday's work to hook iio-sensor-proxy into #phosh, enabling rotation is just a couple of more lines of code.
The video shows the #librem5 devkit but it is the same for the phone. Please excuse the low video quality.
After adding proximity sensor-support to #iio-sensor-proxy (https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/hadess/iio-sensor-proxy/merge_requests/298) and adding runtime-pm support for the chip used in the #librem5 (and it's devkit) (https://firstname.lastname@example.org/) we can now wire it up to #phosh to fade the screen and prevent keyboard input:
this laptop (MNT Reform) and this phone (Purism Librem 5) have the same SoC (CPU/GPU/...), i.MX8M. and both run free and open source drivers and software. #FOSDEM2020
How We Designed the Librem 5 Dev Kit with 100% Free Software
(An early glimpse on the) #librem5 's devkit graphics on Linux 5.x : https://source.puri.sm/guido.gunther/linux-imx8/tree/imx8-5.x-drm