Trying desperately to get technical docs on a chip so I can
fix the Linux support. The vendor's web page requires
authentication to get to them. I have requested (via the
web page) access several times with no response
whatsoerver. I tried their sales e-mail address, its an
unknown address and is undeliverable. I tried their
published phone numbers. As near as I can tell all paths
through the automated response unit end up ringing a phone 4
times and then dumping me into a voice mailbox.
I find this one of the most irritating aspects of
programming. How can people use your product if you don't
tell them how? Publish the interface!
Maybe someone in Santa Clara would nail my request on their
On a less stressful note I finally got a 1024x768 color
display on one of the Netwinders. 9" B&W gnome is a bit
rough. This is much nicer.