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Re: On the freeness of a BLOB-containing driver

On Sun, Dec 12, 2004 at 04:09:04AM +0100, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:

> Is a bit of flash or rom that much bigger than ram? Isn't most of the
> space in the dongle air or filling material?

Space is space on the board (not to mention the complexity of the board)
as well as three dimenisonal space.

> Cost I can see, size I find a bit hard to believe.

Especially with mass market products the margins can often be tiny -
sell enough units and it does add up, though.

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