fit-PC 2, Cirrus7 One, Jetway J8F9, and ARM CPUs (was: d-cubes, open pc and openpandora - cool?)

Bernhard Reiter reiter at
Mon May 9 08:14:16 UTC 2011

Am Freitag, 6. Mai 2011 19:31:43 schrieb micu:
> Am Freitag, 15. April 2011, 15:56:47 schrieb Bernhard Reiter:
> > There are a number of small endeavours to produce hardware
> > ideal for Free Software. Does anyone have experience with:
> Not with these, sorry.

> Oh yeah, there are many nice devices running with free software...
> ...and I am not answering your questions ;)

I intentionally pointed towards initiatives as opposed to specific
hardware or a set of configurations.

> The thing I'd love to see: A cool low power somewhat embedded GNU/Linux
> PC with an ARM CPU --- there would be plenty of them on the market
> already, if people wouldn't always demand proprietary Windows... :/

As you are correctly pointing out: Demand is important for driving the market.
This is why making a fresh new enterprise or inititive more successful 
could be a way to better use our power as buyers. Especially if this is an 
initiative geared towards community and Free Software.


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