The Sailfish OS Users Can Now Scan QR Codes On Their Jollas, Via The QRScany App

Hello Jolla Enthusiasts. As you may know, QRScany is an open-source QR Code scanner developed for Sailfish OS, being based on the QZXing, available for Nokia.

While QRScany is in early development, it provides basic functions like scan codes, display results in text and copy to clipboard. The latest version available is QRScany 0.1.1, which has been recently released.

Because it is available via, installing QRScany can be done via either Warehouse or by downloading the QRScany rpm package and installing it directly from the file manager, by double-clicking the package. Download QRScany.

For those who don’t know yet, Jolla is a project developed by former Nokia employees. The first Jolla smartphone is running on Sailfish OS, a modified Megoo Linux system, which is Android compatible, uses Wayland as the default display server , uses Nokia N9′s Maliit touchscreen keyboard and comes with interchangeable covers, allowing the users to easily switch them, in order to change the color/model of the phone and comes with impressive hardware specifications.

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