Subject: Re: jornada 720 status
To: Emmanuel Dreyfus <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Herb Peyerl <email@example.com>
Date: 03/06/2002 16:17:20
firstname.lastname@example.org (Emmanuel Dreyfus) wrote:
> I'm considering the jornada for replacing a laptop I currently use for
> configuring various network devices, but I'd like to know what works and
> what doesn't work on it.
> It seems NetBSD needs winCE to boot, but does NetBSD uses the built-in
> console and keyboard? Or does it only uses serial?
> What plug do we have for the serial connector?
> What about network? Is it possible to connect somehow to an ethernet
> And is there any plan to boot without winCE?
I've used at least the following network interfaces:
- 3Com 3csomething 10/100
- Lucent Orinoco Gold
- Novatelwireless Merlin CDPD
- Novatelwireless Merlin GPRS
My Xircom Netwave (cnw) doesn't work. It gets command timeouts.