[OT] Re: OpenMoko and LCD TV
monnier at iro.umontreal.ca
Wed May 6 17:00:27 CEST 2009
>> They run Linux on TVs now?? What kind of processing is a TV doing that
>> needs an OS overseeing it?
> I think it started with MHEG engines for DVB, and EPG. Next they
> started adding things like SD and USB with media viewers. This one's
> got an ethernet port that's currently unused, but some use them for
> streaming media playback.
> The problem is the usual one - things that don't quite behave as you
> want them to, or functions the hardware's capable of but they
> haven't implemented.
Is the firmware's source available somewhere?
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