Re: the laptop proposal -- ideas, thoughts, and criticisms
On 14-Sep-99 NatePuri wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 14, 1999 at 11:02:52AM -0700, Sean 'Shaleh' Perry wrote:
>> I am packaging divine, should appear in the next week - I have to get libnet
>> happy and packaged first.
> What is divine?
>> the hardware detection is much larger than laptops and is being looked into
> I'm very interested in hardware detection. Can you tell me more? Thanks.
Several groups are working on a generic hardware detection interface -- once
finished any linux can use these to detect hardware.
Look in the proposal, Werner has data on both of these.
Also, see mandrake linux's web page for info.