[Gta04-owner] Rainy Day Summer Activities: improvements for the GTA04...

Belisko Marek marek.belisko at gmail.com
Sun May 20 14:24:47 CEST 2012


On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 12:45 PM, Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller
<hns at goldelico.com> wrote:
> For all those, who already have their GTA04 in their hands:
>
> just in case you are looking to get ideas for rainy days during this summer,
> you can help to improve the GTA04 to become the best open smartphone
> we ever had.
>
> I have listed some topics that are waiting for experiments and solutions (list
> is not exhaustive and we all are open to new ideas):
>
> * make 3D graphics acceleration work like it does on the BeagleBoard, OpenPandora
> * camera driver (there is a partially working driver in the hw-validation kernel, but shows
>   only noise and no image)
> * experiment with the DSP built into the CPU chip
> * add driver to enable/switch UART3 to IrDA mode
> * further improvements on power management
> * migrate more drivers/patches from hw-validation to kernel 3.x
- hmc5883 driver seems to be merged soon (will try to add support to QTMoko)
> * make the FM radio system work
- I started to work on FM radio driver for (3.3 kernel)
> * experiment with the RFID EEPROM chip
> * add Kalman filters to GPS/Accelerometer/Gyroscope/Barometer for precision location tracking
> * help on Replicant (100% free Android)
> * help on SHR (adding, stabilizing, fixing packages)
> * help on QtMoko
> * start to port http://www.merproject.org/, http://plasma-active.org/, ...
> ...
>
> Please also look at:
>
>        http://projects.goldelico.com/p/gta04-kernel/issues/
>
> This already collects some background information.
>
> Happy summer of improvements,
> Nikolaus
>
>
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Regards,

marek

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