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Old 10-19-2008, 12:31 PM   #10
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Originally Posted by ProDigit View Post
open inkpot If I'm correct, is a replacement OS,or a program running in the reader?
OpenInkpot is a custom Linux kernel with several applications (including FBReader).
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To have support from open sources is probably a good reason to buy this type of device! Probably the only thing Sony's readers won't be having.
I'm not sure what you mean by this remark, but Sony Reader also runs Linux (as do all current E-Ink readers, except for SoriBook), and full kernel sources are available at www.sony.net/Products/Linux/
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