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Re: Embeddded Debian meetup @ Extremadura

On Tue, Jan 03, 2006 at 09:52:58PM +0100, Hector Oron wrote:
> On 1/3/06, Gabriel Paubert <paubert@iram.es> wrote:
> >
> >         Hi,
> >
> > it's my first post to this list, but I've been lurking
> > for a while.
> Bienvenido ! Welcome to the list !

¡Gracias! Thanks!

> I'm really interested in upgrading since the distribution
> > I originally used (Linux/PPC) has been abandoned. However
> > some  capabilities of rpm based distributions, especially
> > the --excludedocs since I wanted really minimalistic systems
> > (some only have 16MB of RAM and no swap): a shell, only editor
> > is vi, no manpages (man needs troff or similar, which needs ...).
> Have you look to Denx's stuff (ELDK) ?
> http://www.denx.de/wiki/DULG/ELDK

It started being usable long after I had machines
working doing real astronomical observations here.
Besides that, I'd rather use debian everywhere and
there are some characteristics that do not really
fit my needs or my way of working (I never used a
cross compiler).

> BTW, is that the telescope at Sierra Nevada ?

Well, there are several telescopes up there. Ours is 
the radiotelescope, i.e, the big (30m diameter) antenna.


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