[sword-devel] Mobile Linux UIs

Troy A. Griffitts scribe at crosswire.org
Mon Nov 8 08:28:34 EST 2021

qpsword was written for OPIE, which was basically linux ported to HP 
PDAs years ago.  It uses Qt.  It probably still calls a bunch of 
deprecated API methods, but should be easy to update.



svn co https://crosswire.org/svn/qpsword/trunk qpsword

On 11/7/21 13:30, Greg Hellings wrote:
> For my phone I've been moving to my new Pine Phone. For those unaware, 
> this is a cell phone that runs mainline Linux and most of the popular 
> desktop distributions are available on it - Arch, Fedora, Ubuntu, 
> Manjaro, and about a dozen others I don't recall off the top of my 
> head. I'm personally driving mine with Fedora.
> Which of our apps have the ability to run in a mobile friendly UI but 
> on desktop software stacks? The current Pine Phone is very slow (only 
> quad Arm A53 cores at 1 GHz), so the full browser experience to bring 
> up a Bible in the browser is like going back to 2015. If I could build 
> one of our native apps, it would be grand. I think Bible Time has a 
> mobile UI option, but I don't know if it is compatible with a desktop 
> stack. Are there any others? Is anyone willing to help me get one built?
> --Greg
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