Subject: Re: Libretto 50?
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jasper Wallace <email@example.com>
Date: 05/11/1998 15:02:07
On Sat, 9 May 1998, David Brownlee wrote:
> On 9 May 1998, Ty Sarna wrote:
> > Still, personally I don't find the Librettos all that exciting. They're
> > still too big to take everywhere (but would be hard to use if any
> > smaller), so I'd rather have a Palm Pilot (and will soon, I hope). If I
> > needed something more capable that a Pilot for occasional use, I'd get a
> > full-size laptop, or even a lunchbox or old-Compaq-style luggable.
> Just to drift the thread a little further - for something between
> the Pilot and libretto there is the psion5:
> I use one myself, and its pretty cool...
> Hmmm... arm32 CPU with MMU, 8MB ram, keyboard, 640x280 LCD screen,
> witha 30MB memory disk - it could make one hell of a cool platform
> for a NetBSD port :)
There's just been some talk on the arm32 mailing list - Ed Bailey has
started a linux port - see http://www.redhat.com/~ed/linux-7110.html
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