The current state of upgrading Android requires flashing block-level upgrade packages for even the most meager of system upgrades. As technology has made advancements, it is now possible to introduce package management on personal mobile phones. With Gentoo’s prestigious package manager, Portage, introduced in the mobile phone paradigm, we plan to make software installation and updates robust, incremental and convenient. We will essentially bring a complete GNU/Linux experience to Android.

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Student

Gunwant Jain

Mentors

  • Benda Xu
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2020