[E3-hacking] Mass storage on the E3

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org
Tue Mar 21 19:59:38 GMT 2006

On Tue, Mar 21, 2006 at 07:36:20PM +0000, jasmine at electronpusher.org wrote:

> Learn to build distributions appropriate to the hardware available? 
> There's no earthly reason that anything the 5910 is capable of should need 
> more RAM than you have available.  If you want to run GNOME or something 
> on it, you're going to have a horrible shock when you find out how badly 
> it runs X11, never mind the other stuff that's involved.

While I'd agree that the hardware isn't really up to running GNOME, 
there's omap hardware out there that's running X11 on unaccelerated 
framebuffers without too much misery. What's the issue with it on the 

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at srcf.ucam.org

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