Problem booting Linux on MPC8XXFADS

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Wed Mar 27 00:46:43 EST 2002

Dear Mark,

in message <076236BAE727D611943F00508BA0F95908DAD0 at> you wrote:
> > There are alternative solutions. Just divide the  price  for  another
> > board  (stable  hardware with full Linux support) by your hourly rate
> > and you probably already now wasted money on the FADS...
> If all decisions were left up to us engineers, then it would be this simple
> :)

Usually even a manager does understand the terms "time" and  "money".
If this is not enough, whisper something about "market window" :-)

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
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