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<big>'''Welcome to the [[OpenMoko]] public Wiki'''</big><br>
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<div style="padding: 2.5ex; text-align: center; font: bold x-large sans">Openmoko™ - Open. Mobile. Free.</div>
  
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<div style="text-align: center">[[GTA01:Neo_1973|Neo 1973]] | [[Neo Freerunner]] | [[GTA04|Phoenux (GTA04)]]</div>
OpenMoko is an [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Open_source Open Source] project to create the world's first free mobile phone operating system.
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The [[OpenMoko]] project is a community that anyone can join, to help design their ideal phone.
 
  
Eventually, phone software won't be tied to any particular phone. You can install any OpenMoko software over the whole range of [[Supported Hardware|supported phones]], and if you upgrade your phone, you don't lose that software. Bugs fixed on any phone are fixed on all.  
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'''Openmoko™''' is a project dedicated to delivering mobile phones with an open source software stack. Openmoko was formerly associated with Openmoko Inc, but is nowadays simply a gathering of people with the shared goal of "Free The Phone". Distributors are currently selling updated versions of the Openmoko Inc's phone released in 2008, [[Neo FreeRunner]], to advanced users, while the software stack for FreeRunner and future free phones is being developed by the community. In 2012, the [[GTA04|modern 3.5G / OMAP3 upgrade to FreeRunner and an upgraded OpenPhoenux aka GTA04 Complete is now available]].
  
'''Currently it is not suitable for users.''' The state of the software at the moment is pre-alpha. If you order a Neo1973, DO NOT expect to be able to use it as an everyday phone for several months.
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* [[Introduction]]
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* [[Why Openmoko|Why Openmoko?]]
  
The [[Neo1973]] from [[FIC]] is the first of many phones that OpenMoko will run on; indeed, some people erroneously use the terms Neo1973 and OpenMoko as interchangeable. If you are willing to have the alpha test experience, you can order Neo1973 hardware now from the [https://direct.openmoko.com/ Openmoko Online Shop]. You may wish to see the [[SH1 FAQ|Shipment 1 FAQ]].
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[[More Information]]
  
Please join us in collaborating on the OpenMoko project through any of the [[Development resources | project resources]] including this OpenMoko wiki. Please see the [[Help:Contents | wiki editing help]] page for information on making contributions to this wiki. A [[Meet the Core Team | core team]] of developers funded by FIC, Inc. leads the project.
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===Get Involved===
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Openmoko is a project driven by a community of passionate and intelligent volunteers. If you have the ability, please contribute to our cause. Openmoko's ambitions far exceed the resources available.  
  
An [[introduction]] page is available, with [[Introduction#Photos|photos]] and [[Introduction#Videos|videos]]. Moreover, the usual [[FAQ | Frequently Asked Questions]] (FAQ) page might be helpful. Developers may find the [[ChangeLog | change log]] an important resource.
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* [[Community Resources]]
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* [[Gta02-core|Create a new hardware revision of the gta02 hardware]] with completely free software tools for the hardware creation
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* [[GTA04|Follow the ”GTA04” project by Golden Delicious Computers]]
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* [[Create User Manuals]] for [[Distributions]] and [[Applications]]
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* Enhance the multi-device multi-vendor [[FSO]] middleware.
  
Update 2007-07-25:  The [http://forums.makeopensource.com/ Unofficial OpenMoko Forums] are now open!  Everyone is invited to participate!
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===How To Purchase===
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The Neo FreeRunner is sold by various [[distributors]] around the world.
  
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If you have FreeRunner already, [http://www.handheld-linux.com/wiki.php?page=GTA04 GTA04 pre-order page is open!] - ''only'' if enough people will pre-order, mass-market GTA04 will become reality. Please spread the word to your FreeRunner owning friends.
  
The members of the OpenMoko community would like to thank FIC Inc. for showing leadership and initiating the OpenMoko project.
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See [[Getting Openmoko]] for more information.
  
== OpenMoko Areas of Interest ==
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* [[Basic End-user]] - Information for end users that want basic functionality and no surprises
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* [[Advanced End-user]] - Information for advanced end-users that want advanced and experimental functionality but who are not programmers
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* [[Development resources | Project Resources]] - Provides a centralized location of all resources such as [[Development resources#Mailing_Lists|mailing lists]], [[Development resources#IRC | communication tools]], and other software development oriented resources.
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* [[Application Developer]] - Information for application developers, including ideas and specifications for applications, and tools to build them
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* [[System Developer]] - Information for system developers, including bootloader, kernel, and libraries
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* [[Hardware Developer]] - Information for hardware developers, including hardware specs and debug board
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* [[Current events]] - Information on both past and future events where FIC or OpenMoko had or will have a presence.
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* [http://forums.makeopensource.com/ Unofficial OpenMoko Forums] - Everyone is invited to collaborate with OpenMoko users and developers on the forums.
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== Developer's Documentation ==
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====Latest News====
  
=== Hands-on Guides ===
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{{News}}
* [[Getting Started with your Neo1973]]
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[[News Archive|more news...]]
* [[MokoMakefile|Building OpenMoko using the MokoMakefile]]
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* [[OpenMoko2007.2|Building OpenMoko 2007.2]]
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* [[Building OpenMoko from scratch]]
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** [[Building a hello world application]]
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** Old [[Building OpenMoko from scratch (pre-BBT)]]
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* [[Migration to bad block tolerant builds]]
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* [[Running OpenMoko on PC]]
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** [[Getting OpenMoko working on host with Xoo]]
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** [[Getting OpenMoko working on host with Xephyr]]
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** [[How to run OpenMoko Apps on PC]]
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** [[OpenMoko under QEMU]]
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** [[Test Openmoko Emulation with chroot image|Test Openmoko Emulation with a Prebuilt chroot Image]]
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* [[Booting from SD]]
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=== Hardware Reference Documentation ===
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* All [[:Category:Hardware|Hardware]] related documentation and specifications are found on the [[:Category:Hardware|Hardware page]].
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Problems with this Site or a List? http://admin-trac.openmoko.org/trac
* The [[Neo1973 Hardware]] page provides an overview of the hardware components used by the [[:Category:Neo1973 Hardware|Neo1973 hardware platform]]. PCB photographs are also included. A [[Disassembling Neo1973 | photo disassembly story]] may be an interesting starting place.
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* [[:Category:Neo1973 Hardware Debugging | Neo1973 Hardware Debugging]] is assisted with the [[Debug Board | Neo1973 debug board]].  A page discussing [[Connecting Neo1973 with Debug Board v2 | debug board and Neo1973 configurations]] is also provided.
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=== Software Reference Documentation ===
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* Architectural
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** [[OpenMokoFramework]] - The OpenMoko Application Framework
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* [[Neo1973 host software]]
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* Device Software
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** Low-Level
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*** [[u-boot]] - The bootloader we use, including documentation for our modifications
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*** [[kernel]] - The Linux kernel we use, including documentation for our modifications
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** Userspace
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*** [[binary compatibility]]
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*** [[gsmd]] - the GSM daemon managing the GSM Modem
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*** [[gpsd]] - the AGPS (Assisted GPS) daemon
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=== OpenMoko ===
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* [[OpenEmbedded]] - The distribution-building framework
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* [[Toolchain]] - The toolchain we use for compilation
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* [[OpenMoko]] - The OpenMoko distribution
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** [[OpenMoko2007]] - The first intended release of it
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** [[OpenMoko2007.2]] - An improved release with more formalized style guidelines.
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** [[Userspace root image]]
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==== User Interface Related ====
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* [[Look & Feel]]
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** [[Artwork]]
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* [[Applications]]
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* [[Widgets]]
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** [[Widget Inheritance Graph]]
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* [[Application UI Design Recommendations]]
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=== Misc. Development Related ===
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* [[Freshman todo]]
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* [[Templates]]
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* [[PIM Storage]]
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* [[Coding Guidelines]]
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* [[OpenMoko#Setting_up_an_OpenMoko_SDK|How to setup the OpenMoko SDK]]
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* [[Application Development Crash Course]] -A very basic how-to for the new people.
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* Alternative distributions for [[Neo1973]] GTA01: [[Angstrom on Neo1973]], [http://pokylinux.org Poky] (instructions needed!)
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* [[License]] - How we license our code
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* [[Development resources]] - Describes resources for developers (lists, svn, ...)
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* [[Neo1973 Phase 0]] - Information for Phase 0 device owners
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* [[Wishlist:Neo1973 P0 Review]] - Impressions of the Phase 0 hardware device, also the Phase 0 FAQ
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* [[Neo1973 Phase 1]] - Information for Phase 1 device owners
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* [[Wishlist:Neo1973 P1 Review]] - Impressions of the Phase 1 hardware device
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* [[External Feeds]] - List of feeds from people blogging about OpenMoko
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== Administrative / Organizational ==
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* [[Shipping Notes]] - Information to help FIC figure out how to ship products to you, and how much it might cost.
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* [[My Account]] - Ideas for what sort of account-based services FIC should provide with the phone.
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* [[Hear Me FIC]] - Information to help FIC know what the community wants.
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* [[Listen Up Community]] - Community's To-Do-List
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* [[Wiki Issues]] - problems/requests regarding this Wiki
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== Miscellaneous ==
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* [[WiFi support in OpenMoko]]
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* [[Neo1973 and Windows]] - If you want to commit that offence ;)  (does not work, help!)
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* [[Press Coverage]] - What the press says about the OpenMoko project
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* [[mFAQ]] - The OpenMoko Misinformation FAQ ('''mFAQ''') - What the press '''''incorrectly''''' says about the OpenMoko project
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* [[Wish List]] - A collection of ideas and ideals we'd like to see implemented some day
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* [[Wish List - Hardware]] - A collection of ideas we'd like to see in the next Neo release
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* [[Wishlist:BuiltInScriptingLanguage|Wish List - Built-in Scripting Language]] - Discussion on a suitable scripting language to be included
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* [[Media Content]] - What types of media on the device can we use (that is non-software)?
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* [[Testimonials]] - How did you get to OpenMoko?
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* [[Buying Interest List]] - (Not official and not a pre-order page) Have you put money aside for Neo1973? Put your nick here.
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* [[iPhone]] -  Comparison between Apple iPhone and FIC Neo1973
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* [[Translation]] -  Translation of OpenMoko
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* [[Summer of code]] - Our page with project applications for Google's Summer of Code
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* [[SWAG]] - Where to purchase openmoko swag (T-Shirts!)
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* [[Trademark Policy]] -- The OpenMoko Trademark Policy
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Latest revision as of 02:18, 31 August 2013

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Openmoko™ - Open. Mobile. Free.


Openmoko™ is a project dedicated to delivering mobile phones with an open source software stack. Openmoko was formerly associated with Openmoko Inc, but is nowadays simply a gathering of people with the shared goal of "Free The Phone". Distributors are currently selling updated versions of the Openmoko Inc's phone released in 2008, Neo FreeRunner, to advanced users, while the software stack for FreeRunner and future free phones is being developed by the community. In 2012, the modern 3.5G / OMAP3 upgrade to FreeRunner and an upgraded OpenPhoenux aka GTA04 Complete is now available.

More Information

Get Involved

Openmoko is a project driven by a community of passionate and intelligent volunteers. If you have the ability, please contribute to our cause. Openmoko's ambitions far exceed the resources available.

How To Purchase

The Neo FreeRunner is sold by various distributors around the world.

If you have FreeRunner already, GTA04 pre-order page is open! - only if enough people will pre-order, mass-market GTA04 will become reality. Please spread the word to your FreeRunner owning friends.

See Getting Openmoko for more information.


Latest News

more news...


Problems with this Site or a List? http://admin-trac.openmoko.org/trac


Personal tools

Welcome to the OpenMoko public Wiki

frontside

OpenMoko is an Open Source project to create the world's first free mobile phone operating system.

The OpenMoko project is a community that anyone can join, to help design their ideal phone.

Eventually, phone software won't be tied to any particular phone. You can install any OpenMoko software over the whole range of supported phones, and if you upgrade your phone, you don't lose that software. Bugs fixed on any phone are fixed on all.

Currently it is not suitable for users. The state of the software at the moment is pre-alpha. If you order a Neo1973, DO NOT expect to be able to use it as an everyday phone for several months.

The Neo1973 from FIC is the first of many phones that OpenMoko will run on; indeed, some people erroneously use the terms Neo1973 and OpenMoko as interchangeable. If you are willing to have the alpha test experience, you can order Neo1973 hardware now from the Openmoko Online Shop. You may wish to see the Shipment 1 FAQ.

Please join us in collaborating on the OpenMoko project through any of the project resources including this OpenMoko wiki. Please see the wiki editing help page for information on making contributions to this wiki. A core team of developers funded by FIC, Inc. leads the project.

An introduction page is available, with photos and videos. Moreover, the usual Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page might be helpful. Developers may find the change log an important resource.

Update 2007-07-25: The Unofficial OpenMoko Forums are now open! Everyone is invited to participate!


The members of the OpenMoko community would like to thank FIC Inc. for showing leadership and initiating the OpenMoko project.

OpenMoko Areas of Interest

  • Basic End-user - Information for end users that want basic functionality and no surprises
  • Advanced End-user - Information for advanced end-users that want advanced and experimental functionality but who are not programmers
  • Project Resources - Provides a centralized location of all resources such as mailing lists, communication tools, and other software development oriented resources.
  • Application Developer - Information for application developers, including ideas and specifications for applications, and tools to build them
  • System Developer - Information for system developers, including bootloader, kernel, and libraries
  • Hardware Developer - Information for hardware developers, including hardware specs and debug board
  • Current events - Information on both past and future events where FIC or OpenMoko had or will have a presence.
  • Unofficial OpenMoko Forums - Everyone is invited to collaborate with OpenMoko users and developers on the forums.

Developer's Documentation

Hands-on Guides

Hardware Reference Documentation

Software Reference Documentation

  • Architectural
  • Neo1973 host software
  • Device Software
    • Low-Level
      • u-boot - The bootloader we use, including documentation for our modifications
      • kernel - The Linux kernel we use, including documentation for our modifications
    • Userspace

OpenMoko

User Interface Related

Misc. Development Related

Administrative / Organizational

  • Shipping Notes - Information to help FIC figure out how to ship products to you, and how much it might cost.
  • My Account - Ideas for what sort of account-based services FIC should provide with the phone.
  • Hear Me FIC - Information to help FIC know what the community wants.
  • Listen Up Community - Community's To-Do-List
  • Wiki Issues - problems/requests regarding this Wiki

Miscellaneous