Re: binary drivers and development

From: Ben Dooks
Date: Fri Mar 11 2005 - 05:46:32 EST

On Thu, Mar 10, 2005 at 05:45:22PM -0500, Rik van Riel wrote:
> On Thu, 10 Mar 2005, John Richard Moser wrote:
> > A Linux specific binary driver format might be more useful,
> No, it wouldn't. I can use a source code driver on x86,
> x86-64 and PPC64 systems, but a binary driver is only
> usable on the architecture it was compiled for.

Add to that the flavours of ARM and the number of
bootloaders that are out there.

Ben (ben@xxxxxxxxx,

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