Building Firefox OS UX and Gaia

Oscar Brito



Gaia

Gaia is Mozilla's Phone UX for the Boot to Gecko (B2G) project.
B2G aka Firefox OS
B2G Desktop is a desktop build of the B2G app runtime used on devices where all apps should run as they would on a device, including the homescreen.



# Make sure you have:
sudo apt-get install nodejs-legacy


git clone https://github.com/mozilla-b2g/gaia

cd gaia
DEBUG=1 make

make test-agent-server &

cd ..
wget http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/b2g/nightly/latest-mozilla-central/b2g-21.0a1.multi.linux-x8664.tar.bz2
tar xvf b2g-21.0a1.multi.linux-x86
64.tar.bz2

b2g/b2g-bin -profile gaia/profile/


and voilá you have your phone simulator...


LINK:
https://wiki.mozilla.org/Gaia/Hacking
https://github.com/mozilla-b2g/gaia
http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/b2g/nightly/latest-mozilla-central/







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