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Re: Novena open laptop

On Sun, Dec 16, 2012 at 01:58:22PM +0000, Ben Hutchings wrote:
> Bunnie Huang and others are working on a ARM-based laptop 'Novena' with
> open hardware and mostly open firmware:
> <http://www.bunniestudios.com/blog/?p=2686>,
> <http://www.kosagi.com/w/index.php?title=Novena_Main_Page>.
> Would anyone care to get involved in this and work out what's needed to
> support this in Debian?

I would be willing to do this. I may be able to get funded to 
purchase a unit for testing.
> The SoC is a Freescale i.MX6Q, which should be able to run the armhf
> port.  We currently have an mx5 kernel flavour for Freescale's previous
> generation, but it looks like it would be possible to support both with
> a single configuration (plus DT) now.

I've poked at iMX 5 kernels and such, I've also worked a bit on
iMX 6 so I may be able to help here as well.

What type of work do you expect? Testing Debian kernels and such?



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