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the_oak
post Jun 12 2008, 01:35 PM
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We don't seem to have much activity here on the forums in recent months. Is it because most questions have already been asked and answered? I hope interest in the Zaurus isn't waning. They are still great devices. Anyone doing something new with their Z?
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speculatrix
post Oct 14 2008, 12:00 PM
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I'm still here too. I think one "problem" with the Z is that the hardware is very well known*, so most of the steps these days are evolutionary rather than revolutionary (android being the latter), and so in one sense most things that could be done *have* been done.

people still find new and interesting ways to do stuff, like the Quasar media player.

one other thing we have to remember is that this forum is very rich in information, so nearly every question you could ask has been answered here already!

the 6000 is perhaps the exception, in particular its video hardware which is a bit of an undiscovered country.


* e.g. the oz/angstrom kernel gave us a very good base for those who want to work closer to the cutting edge of linux.
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the_oak   Yoo Hoo........anyone Out There?   Jun 12 2008, 01:35 PM
stupkid   QUOTE(the_oak @ Jun 12 2008, 04:35 PM) An...   Jun 12 2008, 02:11 PM
adf   Mine is working great, and both are in constant us...   Jun 12 2008, 04:00 PM
espi   I just got my Zaurus! Debian is moving forw...   Jun 16 2008, 07:18 PM
the_oak   Mine is my laptop replacement when traveling. (Act...   Jun 16 2008, 07:58 PM
nilch   I do regularly check in on the Zaurus forum - and ...   Jun 18 2008, 06:51 AM
the_oak   nilch: You sold your 6000 with it's built-in w...   Jun 19 2008, 03:38 AM
Capn_Fish   QUOTE(the_oak @ Jun 19 2008, 06:38 AM) ni...   Jun 21 2008, 02:19 PM
nilch   QUOTE(the_oak @ Jun 19 2008, 07:38 AM) ni...   Jul 1 2008, 12:16 PM
Capn_Fish   QUOTE(nilch @ Jul 1 2008, 03:16 PM) The N...   Jul 1 2008, 01:02 PM
InSearchOf   Once pdaXrom v2 comes out... that traffic will be ...   Jun 19 2008, 06:50 AM
the_oak   Good to hear. I thought that pdaXrom was through d...   Jun 21 2008, 12:36 PM
InSearchOf   QUOTE(the_oak @ Jun 21 2008, 04:36 PM) Go...   Jun 21 2008, 05:58 PM
the_oak   InSearchOf, Congratulations on the promotion...   Jun 23 2008, 03:51 AM
espi   Fantastic news, ISO! By reading the notes over...   Jun 23 2008, 07:16 AM
eviLjazz   I'm still using my C3200 every day and I'm...   Jun 23 2008, 12:54 PM
undrwater   My 6000 has been sitting idle for a bit. Was usin...   Jun 23 2008, 03:29 PM
Ragnorok   - I've been without money, not been able to fi...   Jun 29 2008, 05:15 PM
jfv   I come to the forum daily, but have not posted muc...   Jun 29 2008, 07:09 PM
the_oak   You are not the last Sharp ROM user. Those of us w...   Jun 30 2008, 02:54 AM
jocasmi   I stay tunned and using my collie everyday. I...   Jul 5 2008, 07:10 AM
ArchiMark   FWIW, I'm still here.....just been super busy ...   Jul 6 2008, 07:41 PM
Cresho   Hi guys! I'm still around you know! ...   Jul 7 2008, 10:30 PM
Cresho   ohh--btw, I am on the ubuntuforums under the same ...   Jul 7 2008, 10:31 PM
Capn_Fish   I run pure Linux and WINE for some old games.   Jul 8 2008, 06:37 AM
Angelina   To be honest, nowadays I'm mostly using my C32...   Aug 18 2008, 01:16 AM
lardman   I still have my Zauruses, but they don't get u...   Aug 18 2008, 06:56 AM
Snappy   Now that I'm kinda stuck to a desk job, I find...   Aug 19 2008, 07:02 AM
Mickeyl   Still here, but not very frequently. All my Zaurus...   Aug 21 2008, 02:56 PM
speculatrix   I'm still here too. I think one "problem...   Oct 14 2008, 12:00 PM


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