Re: Are BLOBs source code?
On Sun, Dec 12, 2004 at 09:17:05PM +0100, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Dec 12, Bruce Perens <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > A lot of these BLOBs have been identified as ARM7 code, and generally
> > "thumb" (the 8-bit ARM instructions).
> I know of some devices (very cheap stuff, nothing fancy) which even uses
> VxWorks. This explains why it is not even possible for some
> manufacturers to open the firmwares for their devices.
Hard to believe that anything cheap could contain VxWorks :-|
Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <email@example.com> <firstname.lastname@example.org>