1. Check out our app, Forums for Android! Download and leave feedback here!

SGH-T939_OpenSource_Update1.zip

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jasonnguyen, Feb 9, 2010.

  1. jasonnguyen

    jasonnguyen Member
    Thread Starter
    5

    Feb 8, 2010
    5
    0
    5

    Advertisement

  2. paul89

    paul89 Well-Known Member
    128

    Jan 6, 2010
    1,004
    84
    128
    Indiana, US
    sweet im downloading now to look at it, hope its something good
     
  3. Bugdog

    Bugdog Well-Known Member
    56

    Jan 19, 2010
    132
    6
    56
    Chicago
    Let us know what you find out. Pretty sure it's not 2.1, but whatever, curious nontheless.
     
  4. paul89

    paul89 Well-Known Member
    128

    Jan 6, 2010
    1,004
    84
    128
    Indiana, US
    its still just 1.5:mad:
     
  5. jasonnguyen

    jasonnguyen Member
    Thread Starter
    5

    Feb 8, 2010
    5
    0
    5
    so why did they update it?:mad:
     
  6. paul89

    paul89 Well-Known Member
    128

    Jan 6, 2010
    1,004
    84
    128
    Indiana, US
    actually I think that update has been there!:eek:
     
  7. jasonnguyen

    jasonnguyen Member
    Thread Starter
    5

    Feb 8, 2010
    5
    0
    5
    so do we need update from that?
     
  8. xristian

    xristian Member
    15

    Feb 10, 2010
    10
    0
    15
    how do you update? I don't know how to do it...
     
  9. yatimameiji

    yatimameiji Well-Known Member
    43

    Dec 9, 2009
    471
    43
    43
    IT, Student
    Texas
    No, that site is simply there so they can fulfil their obligations to the GPL which requires one to make available the source code of any program licensed under the GPL that has been modified. So all the changes they made to the Android UI are there, but things like device drivers are not, since they are closed sourced.

    Unlike the folks at HTC, who release everything, which is how mods are possible on those phones and why its so difficult on this phone.
     
  10. shawn1224

    shawn1224 Ex CEO-DNPSEA foundation
    163

    Dec 10, 2009
    2,186
    292
    163
    Male
    Houston, TX
    So basically, we need to hire a few goons to kidnap an insider techie and then apply a little pressure so he can give up the goods?

    Sounds good to me, when do we start.
     
  11. Bugdog

    Bugdog Well-Known Member
    56

    Jan 19, 2010
    132
    6
    56
    Chicago
    I'm in.
     
  12. NowVoyager

    NowVoyager Well-Known Member
    163

    Dec 6, 2009
    696
    607
    163
    Entrepreneur
    Left Coast
    Let me call my people...

    YouTube - Lulu talking on the phone

    The screen is frozen again! Perils of 1.5 - I give up :mad:

    ***This would be funny if it weren't so darned frustrating! The question is, do we have to start a class action to get an update? Now, I'm about at that point to tell the truth. Nothing new even supports 1.5 - We're toast.
     
  13. Bugdog

    Bugdog Well-Known Member
    56

    Jan 19, 2010
    132
    6
    56
    Chicago
    The thought did cross my mind... I'd guess Sammy's boilerplate is pretty impenetrable as far as that goes, but what do I know. (Not much).
     
  14. deathclutch

    deathclutch Well-Known Member
    38

    Jan 19, 2010
    125
    14
    38
    well when how many people with this have the same problems/complaints... if you can get everyone together and sign a petition of some sort... im sure they will be forced to deal with all the issues at hand.... is there any stat for how many of these phones sold?
     

Share This Page

Loading...