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Subject: Re: Archos Multimedia detailed hardware information
From: Joaquim Carvalho (
Date: 2003-01-05

On Sat, 2003-01-04 at 23:47, Joaquim Carvalho wrote:
> On Sat, 2003-01-04 at 18:18, Greg Haerr wrote:
> > > The device uses the Texas Instruments TMS320DSC21 ARM+DSP processor and
> > > probably runs the OpenSource OS DSPLinux
> >
> > This was announced by RidgeRun, Inc., but if I'm not mistaken,
> > they've ran out of money and are no longer in business. Does
> > anybody know where this source code is?
> I looked on the net for quite a while but could not find it available
> for download. It's strange how some OpenSource projects vanish in thin
> air. According to Texas Instruments:
> "Also available from Spectrum Digital is a bundled DSPLinux" C5471 EVM
> package with the RidgeRun" DSPLinux development and Operating System
> Platform, Board Support Package (BSP), and integrated emulation."
> Regards,
> Joaquim Carvalho

...the korean dsplinux site is selling it: is dead but the time machine can help:*/*/

Can a company base a product on GPL code, not release it as GPL and get
away with it?

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