now that I know that many of my applications work on Bora aka. the distribution on the N800 I setup a bora repository. Over time I will fix the other applications to make them work on bora and put them in this repository.
maemo 3.0/bora repository settings
web address: http://www.mulliner.org/nokia770/repository/maemo 2.0/mistral repository settings
web address: http://www.mulliner.org/nokia770/repository/