Subject: Re: Embedded NetBSD?
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: emanuel stiebler <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/29/2001 13:38:05
"Greg A. Woods" wrote:
> Seriously.
> Does NetBSD really really want to be a serious contender in the embedded
> market?  Isn't the server and desktop market already enough of a stretch
> (especially while at the same time attempting to be a half-decent
> self-hosted OS research platform)?  Isn't that kind of market
> development something best left to a third party NetBSD developer?

Specially, entering this market with comments like this:

On 29 Oct 2001, Perry E. Metzger wrote:

> At substantially less than a penny per meg these days (and falling
> fast), the disk savings ARE entirely trivial.

I know, he was talking about saving on disk space, but I enjoyed it,
that this comment & the
entering of "the embedded market" came for the same domain ;-)