Subject: LaCie Ethernet Disk Mini
To: None <>
From: Gerardo Alvarez <>
List: port-powerpc
Date: 07/12/2006 16:15:32

I posted this in the netbsd-ports list a couple of months ago, sorry to repost.
I wonder if someone in this list can be interested in this: I want to suggest
porting netbsd to this network hard disk, LaCie Ethernet Disk Mini

Specs can be found here, (Notice Processor 266Mhz / RAM 32MB SDRAM [64?]:

This is some additional information I have gathered through the diskĀ“s
administrative web interface:

Package version 	2.0
Software version 	LaCix - 1.3.4
Operating system 	Linux Embedded - 2.4.25-lacie6 	 

Bios version 	U-Boot 1.1.1 	 
Manufacturer and model 	LaCie Group, S.A. 	 
Physical memory 	59 MB 	 
Virtual memory 	125 MB

A specially interesting site with more info about the device hardware and

It runs a reduced linux (source code available at
If it could run a more fully featured OS, it could be a great server to be left
running unattended.

Thanks for your attention

Gerardo Alvarez