Currently the HELIO is only available with the proprietary VT operating system. See FMS for information about the Linux port.

1.1. Resources

  1. The manufacturer of the HELIO is VTech .

  2. vhl-tools (dead link) , a SourceForge project, works on utilities, patches, documentation and integration of Open Source software for Linux on the VTech Helio PDA.

  3. PocketLinux has a port under the GPL, as well as Debian and Redhat packages. But the URL http://www.pocketlinux.com/ seems no longer available.

  4. KernelConcepts

  5. VR Org cross compiler

  6. Linux-Magazin

Figure 7.1. Screenshot of the HELIO PDA.

Screenshot of the HELIO PDA.