Linuxbios on a webpad ?

Bari Ari bari at
Thu Sep 26 00:19:00 CEST 2002

Jest wrote:

>Hi, I'd like to know if you think it would be feasible without too much trouble
>to use linuxbios on Frontpath's Progear webpad.
>The whole thing is actually usable on linux, the input is the touchscreen or an
>usb device.
>No distro ( linux from scratch ).
>The CPU is a transmeta crusoeTM3200, and here s the /proc/pci :
>PCI devices found:
>  Bus  0, device   0, function  0:
>    Host bridge: Transmeta Corporation Northbridge (rev 1).
>      Non-prefetchable 32 bit memory at 0xfc000000 [0xfc0fffff].
>  Bus  0, device   4, function  0:
>    Multimedia audio controller: Acer Laboratories Inc. [ALi] M5451 PCI South
If you want to do a LinuxBIOS port to a webpad, I'd try a P-III+830 or 
up coming Banias design or one using Via Eden, SiS55x or NSC SC1xxx.


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