[Oberon] Proof of Concept, ARM Linux Oberon
PeterMatthias at web.de
Tue May 6 18:56:22 CEST 2014
Am 06.05.2014 11:07, schrieb eas lab:
> It's rational, efficient and good that ALO is built on the work done for LNO.
> But let's not forget that LNO has problems with different hardware.
> I've been using the FrameBased version, because I couldn't get X-based working.
> The old 90's version did work on my hardware then.
Console Frambuffer based version was my favoured version that time.
X-based version had millions of bugs. Not much code is the same any more.
> And FrameBased frees you from the X11 monster.
A monster of the 90'th is not a monster any more. At least it is stable
and well documented.
> Also, I can't install and run by just following the documentation.
> IOW "I found a way to work, but, I don't know what I'm doing"!!
I suppose the problem was a rights issue. Can you open other programs
> ALO works nicely on current rPi. I can't see any difference between
> Versions: 140418 & 140423; and have one of each running.
IIRC HALT(12) to HALT(255) is supported in 140423. I added a changelog
for newer versions.
> So LNO & ALO *MUST* be able to easily access AosFS, *nix, FAT documents
> anywhere in the Directory-space. LEO does this superbly.
Everyone is free to implement that feature.;-) AosFS and NativeFS disks
would be easy to implement. However, I don't necessarily want them on my
Next version will take some time. I have got full Gadgets running (No
Network). However, graphics has to be made to work generally and the
text to make the distribution has to be written and tested.
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