Linux now running on the iPhone.


The ‘iPhone dev team’ official blog has announced that “Devteam member planetbeing has done a phenomenal job reverse engineering Apple’s hardware drivers and now for the first time ever, linux is available on the iPhone and first-gen iPods.”

So now that the breakthrough for an alternative operating system is evident, what doors might open? Personally I don’t see much wrong with the current OS, so switching to a Linux platform isn’t all that attractive right now – but given that they are making it a ‘bootcamp’ like interface makes me think twice…

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