Pinetime Plus?
I would absolutely be nito a unix-style OS for the pinetime. It would have to be based on something like LUnix or UZI. Might eat too much space to make the watch meaningfully useful, but I'm not sure about that and would absolutely try it. But I really enjoy putting Linux/Unix on things, so I would be in the minority, and also it wouldn't support most of the features people wanted most likely.

I stronglys upport making the most out of the current PineTime, with careful coding we can get a good amount of functionality on these, and as long as they stay affordable, we are more likely to have more adopters, which of course then will attract more coders and more OSes/ROMs for it. Maybe in a couple of years it will be plausible to get a Linux or BSD running on hardware for under 100 bucks or so. I hope so, but I'm looking forward to seeing what can be done on the PineTime now. Clearly, we are quite early in the journey on this, and I look forward to being a part of it.
it doesn't get happy
it doesn't get sad
it just runs programs

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  PineTime is dead!! Markdanni123 10 3,070 03-30-2021, 04:46 PM
Last Post: Mpoint
  Import charges for Pinetime CrowdOfOne 10 3,572 03-26-2021, 06:51 AM
Last Post: steiner
  TicWatch Pro 2020 with Ubuntu Touch as a PineTime Pine64 device? Peter Gamma 8 2,362 03-25-2021, 02:27 PM
Last Post: antoinem
  Raspberry pi + Pinetime Markdanni123 3 299 03-04-2021, 04:39 PM
Last Post: Markdanni123
Question PineTime runs only with 3.3V via pogopin jvw1954 2 724 12-18-2020, 05:45 AM
Last Post: JF002
  Powerful Pinetime with Linux? Peter Gamma 13 4,393 10-31-2020, 10:10 PM
Last Post: zer0sig
  PineTime smartwatch - a Linux Phone companion Luke 35 29,743 10-26-2020, 12:26 PM
Last Post: zer0sig
  PineTime arrived!! Markdanni123 4 1,358 10-26-2020, 12:21 PM
Last Post: Markdanni123
  Pinetime BLE oddness? pjsf 2 1,092 10-12-2020, 02:11 AM
Last Post: pjsf
  Development platform for PineTime images? ichibon-brosan 4 2,394 07-20-2020, 05:14 AM
Last Post: ichibon-brosan

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)