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* It is recommended you install [[CoreApps]] using <code>sudo apk add corefm</code> after getting a working install
 
* It is recommended you install [[CoreApps]] using <code>sudo apk add corefm</code> after getting a working install
  
== Developers ==
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== postmarketOS Developers ==
  
 
* [[Dump_proprietary_flashing_procedures|Dumping your device]]
 
* [[Dump_proprietary_flashing_procedures|Dumping your device]]
 
* Information for [[Qualcomm]] based devices
 
* Information for [[Qualcomm]] based devices

Revision as of 21:06, 18 January 2020

postmarketOS is based on Alpine_Linux so some questions that may seem unanswered here on our wiki can actually be supplemented by the Alpine wiki.

Users

Currently, postmarketOS is still in heavy development, so it's not quite usable for most users. If you're an early adopter, or a tinkerer please checkout the next section below.

For devices that will allow ease of use to play with, it is recommended that you get a PinePhone (Mobile) or a Raspberry Pi 4 (single board computer) to use, as their open nature has enabled more stability than other hacked devices

Tinkerers

  • It seems that every display environment (such as XFCE4) is using Lightdm
  • It is recommended you install CoreApps using sudo apk add corefm after getting a working install

postmarketOS Developers