What Pine Phone Operating System For A Daily Driver?
#15
I keep bouncing between Manjaro and Mobian.
As I use Arch on my laptop and Debian on my servers I am familiar with both. I would always go for arch (arch like) on desktops because of the bleeding edge software in comparison with debian. Not sure which strategy to choose for the phone. On one hand I want to use it as daily driver asap on the other have all features and some stability.

At the moment for me the biggest issue with Arch/Manjaro is lack of encryption support right off the bat. However as much as it does work on Mobian I run into lack of software/lack of AUR which reminds me why running debian on desktop isn't best option (for me of course). I do notice Manjaro (phosh) being snappier and somewhat more stable then Debian, but lack of encryption is a thing (perhaps the difference in speed comes form the encryption).
I wonder what others are using and if they do use their phone as daily driver. I want to make the decission asap so I can focus on building up my setup instrad of distro hopping.
  Reply


Messages In This Thread
RE: What Pine Phone Operating System For A Daily Driver? - by muppeth - 02-05-2021, 04:16 AM

Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  PinePhone is not a daily driver FOSSagent0 16 1,077 3 hours ago
Last Post: bcnaz
  Are you using the Pinephone as your daily driver? jro 90 13,140 Today, 06:59 AM
Last Post: Zebulon Walton
Thumbs Down Extreme disappointement with Pine's shipping department disappointment 26 1,533 09-11-2021, 10:55 PM
Last Post: ryo
  Writing apps/programs for pine phone katesfb 3 150 09-10-2021, 07:43 PM
Last Post: TRS-80
  Pine phone CPU sleep katesfb 3 168 09-09-2021, 06:57 PM
Last Post: NW_Dev
  Phone bottom end got hot, plastic melted, fire concern mronell 5 610 08-25-2021, 12:57 PM
Last Post: megous
  AT&T cutting off my LG flip phone in 30 days Zebulon Walton 34 3,027 08-21-2021, 09:52 PM
Last Post: TRS-80
  What OS will actually work with phone calls? Nutmeg 16 1,727 08-07-2021, 11:01 AM
Last Post: mouffa
  Size of the phone PierreB 1 483 08-07-2021, 06:52 AM
Last Post: amosbatto
  Using magnetic automotive phone holders henrythemouse 5 541 07-24-2021, 10:16 AM
Last Post: henrythemouse

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)