Nov 20, 2020

Porting a flash LED driver upstream
Now that I had a working serial cable for my Nexus 5, I was ready to face some action and help in upstreaming. Looking through Brian Masney's TODO page there were a couple options, but the one I ended going for was the rear flashlight. Hardware doesn't get much simpler …

Jun 30, 2020

Making an UART cable for the Nexus 5
Recently, me and a friend started digging into making the Nexus 5 run the mainline Linux kernel. The purpose of this is, apart from a great learning experience, to make the Nexus 5 run a Linux distro, like PostmarketOS, instead of Android, while also having lifetime updates delivered from the …