[maemo-users] Wikipedia on the n800

From: Paul Klapperich maemo.org at bobpaul.org
Date: Tue Aug 7 18:29:33 EEST 2007
There are projects that put wikipedia snapshots onto DVD and CDRom
images. These have all the links converted to relative links so pages
can be browsed on the CD without needing a webserver.

Just download download the *.iso, as well and open/mount it. Then copy
it's contents to a large enough SD Card and you should be good.

Here's one such project. There may be others:


On 8/7/07, Elvin Tan <elvin at elvin.net> wrote:
> Hi Guys,
>  I'm new to the list, a quick google didnt find anything useful, so i hope
> this isnt a repeated question.
>  I'm looking to get wikipedia on my n800. I got an 8gb SDHC handy too.
>  My previous experience with my zaurus was with wikie2Zaurus (
> http://home.arcor.de/mbaumeister/wiki2zaurus/), was a
> simple enough hack then.  I was wondering if there are any other solutions
> out there ? I was hoping to do without the apache/httpd portion, but
> compression is badly needed and short of doing a cramfs (or equivalent) and
> a recompile of the kernel, I've not seen any other ways. My other problem is
> also the huge *number* of files that will be generated is huge, and using
> xfs might be a better fs to handle.
>  Anyone knows of a good compressed file system that is support by the n800
> (if possible by default)
>  Any pointers to a good information source will be greatly appreciated.
> Elvin
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