Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 21st Aug 2013 13:35 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless

The first production batch of Jolla smartphones has been fully booked by consumers and selected sales channels. Jolla launched its first smartphone at the #JollaLoveDay event inMay. At the same time, Jolla kicked off an online pre-order campaign, which reached its first batch limit by mid-July. Online pre-orders were received from 136 countries in all.

I'm one of those who pre-ordered, so it's good news for me. They won't reveal just how many people placed a pre-order, but they do state that a typical batch (as mentioned) is about 50000 units.

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RE[7]: Comment by Fergy
by shmerl on Thu 22nd Aug 2013 06:27 UTC in reply to "RE[6]: Comment by Fergy"
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The problem is caused by the simple fact of binary incompatibility between bionic and glibc. And since as you noted dynamic linking happens, bionic blobs render those GPU drivers useless for glibc based distros. So of course it's not the fault of libc, it's the fault of vendors not making these drivers open and / or producing them for glibc as well.

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