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Posts: 2
Registered: ‎07-24-2012
My Device: blackberry 9300 curve 3g

support for linux

is there any way to use blackberry software on ubuntu linux or any other linux? And is there support for using your blackberry in linux?

Posts: 3,198
Registered: ‎01-27-2010
My Device: BlackBerry Z10

Re: support for linux

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Posts: 2
Registered: ‎07-24-2012
My Device: blackberry 9300 curve 3g

Re: support for linux

Thank you. I realize that, but is there any chance that Linux will be supported in the very near future? Or is it in the works or plans? Can Blackberry please take this in consideration? It would be great if this happens.

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Re: support for linux


Please understand that actually answering your question would require access to and revelation of proprietary and forward-looking information...typically, RIM (as well as most all public companies) never does that. You must console yourself in that, having had the rare benefit of a response here by an official RIM person (Cpt_Sweatpants), hopefully your request has been at least formally received...but, unless and until it is completed and released to the general public, you will likely never hear anything further in this regard.

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Posts: 151
Registered: ‎01-05-2010
My Device: dev alpha c (bb10)
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Re: support for linux

well it seems the gnu/linux user base is not enough to support it ? I am wondering how many users should complain for rim to reconsider this supported plateform ... see my signature :