Encapsulation of Java apps: Easy as Pie!


You may have seen how I “ported” many applications on the Pandora if you look at the repo often enough. Truth is, I am no true porter and it is actually trivial to run Java applications on Pandora, once you have the Java PND installed. But here’s a little explanation on how to put these little funny java apps into PND “capsules”, so that you can become a Repo King as well!

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Porting Arkanoid to the Pandora. Here’s How.


Recently you may have noticed (for various reasons) the long article from Dredd on how to port an application to the Pandora, where he was showing us how to compile the Dillo Web Browser for our beloved device. This time, we are to port, from start to end, a game made for PC to the Open Pandora. Just like in the previous article, all steps, including the preparation of the environment,  compilation, packaging, and code customization will be reviewed and explained. We will be working on the remake of Arkanoid by Clément CORDE.

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Diary of a Port – The Dillo Web Browser


So, you want to do a port for the Pandora? But you have no idea where to begin with ? You are not familiar with Linux either ? You don’t feel like going through thousands of forum pages, with people contradicting each other every 2 posts, to find out the right way to do it was on page 56 out of 81 ? Well aren’t you the lucky one, today Dredd shows you how to do a port from start to finish.

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