Originally Posted by Speed Daemon
In the interest of clarity and not starting false rumors, Android is not Linux. Android runs on Linux, but isn't Linux itself. Android isn't a typical Linux distribution; it's more like the Qt interface
for the Sharp Zaurus
. I hope that makes sense.
How an interface compares to a stack engine comprising a virtual machine makes no sense.
Android isn't a typical desktop Linux distribution, but it is a popular embedded one.