[U-Boot-Users] Congratulations, Wolfgang made it to space
wd at denx.de
Wed Dec 20 22:16:22 CET 2006
In message <45898061.2070205 at smiths-aerospace.com> you wrote:
> /Linux blasts off in U.S. tactical satellite/
> "The PowerPC CPUs are running a modified version of the DENX ELDK 3.1
> Linux 2.4.25. The bootloader is U-Boot 1.1.2."
> Very cool stuff.
Yes, that's really cool indeed.
But I have to correct you're subject line: its not me who made this,
it's we all here contributing to this and other Free Software
projects. Without such a great community neither U-Boot nor Linux nor
the ELDK would exist. I'm just a small piece in this puzzle, and as
some of you know all too well I'm too often more a bottleneck than a
So all I can say is: Thanks to all of you folks who contribute to all
these projects and make such things possible with Free Software.
Software Engineering: Embedded and Realtime Systems, Embedded Linux
Phone: (+49)-8142-66989-10 Fax: (+49)-8142-66989-80 Email: wd at denx.de
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competition there. - Indira Gandhi
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