[maemo-developers] [maemo-developers] Re: Getting scratchbox CPU transparency working on the n770

From: Arno Onken whyly at gmx.net
Date: Tue Dec 5 02:35:47 EET 2006
Thanks for the quick reply! :)

Yes, the wlan driver comes with the rootfs and so you can get sound
working by using binary files from the production image. But the
question was actually more about license issues, the freedom of the
software. Is it binary only or is the source available? Can you use it
for any purpose? And can you copy and redistribute (modfied) versions?


Charles 'Buck' Krasic wrote:
> The wlan does work on the developer image, so the driver must be there. :)
> For testing purposes, I was able to get sound working on the developer
> rootstrap by copying the /lib/dsp directory from the production
> image.   There are instructions somewhere on the wiki about how to
> unpack the filesystem from the fiasco image, which you can use to get
> at that directory, or you can ssh into a 770 booted into the normal OS
> and copy them from there.
> -- Buck
> Arno Onken wrote:
>>> I did not check it yet but I read somewhere that wlan-driver and
>>> battery management are still non-free. Anything else? Besides sound
>>> is not working and tons of log files are written. Any details on
>>> attempts to run free-software only?
>>> Arno

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