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[Petition] : Get the Sony's sources.

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11th December 2012, 12:55 PM   |  #1  
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I've read in some threads than developpers can't really build her rom's and kernels in healthy bases because we didn't have the official sources of our devices.

But we have seen than Sony has help Xperia S project and our community is big, then we can try to get more complicity from Sony to our XDA Developpers.

I'm from Belgium, so I also wrote a petition to the French speaking users.

We need to do great things about our devices, we need some help from Sony's, android is a open-source project at the start, and i don't understand why her politics didn't change with her poor quality developpement about our smartphones.

If you agree with this petition, speak about on this thread, we will then arrange with Sony.

It's a good place to start our request and i think we can do great things if we persevere.

*** [You can now sign the petition online by following this link : iPetitions - Get the Sony's Sources.] ***


* This one is the English petition. *

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Attention: Sony Mobile Development.

From: Android Community Developers.

Concerns: Xperia Smartphones.

Application: Through this petition, the community of developers using your Android smartphone wish more support from you regarding the sources that you disclose. You recently provided your help to open a project benefiting the smartphone Xperia S, however, a large proportion of developers use for development, your midrange smartphones, namely the Xperia U, P, Sola, Go We would much greater openness on your part to share our efforts and provide consumers a wider range renewed.

Regards,

The Android Developpement Community.

** This one is the French petition. **

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A l'attention de : Sony Mobile Developpement.

De la part de : Communauté de Développeurs Android.

Concerne : Smartphones Xperia.

Demande : Par le biais de cette pétition, la communauté de développeurs Android utilisant vos smartphones désireraient un soutien accru de votre part en ce qui concerne les sources que vous dévoilez. Vous avez récemment apporté votre aide à un projet ouvert profitant au smartphone Xperia S, cependant, une grande partie des développeurs utilisent à des fins de développement, vos smartphones de gamme moyenne, à savoir le Xperia U, P, Sola, Go. Nous aimerions grandement une plus grande ouverture de votre part afin de partager nos efforts et d'apporter au consommateur une plus large gamme renouvellée.

Cordialement,

La Communauté de Développement Android.

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11th December 2012, 01:18 PM   |  #2  
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I agree with you mate, when Sony began helping developers they might share sources.

It will be good if they share sources so we have different roms to choose from.
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Yeah right, i think if we do nothing, we get nothing. I'm actually looking for the possibility of this Petition. If every developper of these devices is ready to write her name, we will probably get a return of Sony, but we need a big mobilisation, if we are 20 guys, it's gonna be to the trash. So, complete the poll and say your opinion in this thread to get a idea of motivated guys !

Edit : You do not seem motivated ! We are fighting for our freedom ! ;p
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I am with you. We really need more sources.
12th December 2012, 09:28 PM   |  #5  
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Quote:
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I am with you. We really need more sources.

Maybe an online petition?
(makes it easier to sign)
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Exclamation We need our help !
Thank you guy. We need your help, there should be a show of solidarity on the part of everyone on this forum for our rights, it will permit us to be able to invest in projects more concrete and sustained, and why not extend the movement beyond Sony Smartphones, and thus make our Android devices more open and customizable.
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Thumbs up This is done !
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Maybe an online petition?
(makes it easier to sign)

This is done at the moment ! Little slow on my part. Check the first post.
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Exclamation It will take you one minute, sign the petition !
We already have some signatures but this is not enough, talk to your friends, companions, brothers and sisters, we need more freedom ! A big thank to those who already have taken the first step !
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The Sony would share everything ... the problem is most codes produced by ST-Ericsson and they're not open source! that's the catch!
13th December 2012, 09:35 AM   |  #10  
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Signed the petition and shared it in fxp thread

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