Your Palm Pre Can Now Run Basically Any Linux ApplicationJohn Herrman4/09/10 3:00pm61EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalink iPhone OS is on perpetual lockdown. Android hacking's boring, considering the platform's Linux credentials. It's webOS, Palm's Linux-based OS, where some of the best gratuitous, for-the-hell-of-it hacking is taking place nowadays. Exhibit A: OpenOffice, running on a Pre. A Pre!