GTA04 Block V4
wiederling at googlemail.com
Sun Aug 17 13:46:08 CEST 2008
On 8/17/08, Werner Almesberger <werner at openmoko.org> wrote:
> We initially looked at several "small" microcontrollers, and settled
> on the MSP430, but then the suggestion came up to try something that
> doesn't need a separate toolchain, i.e., an ARM. Looking at various
> recent ARM-based designs, it seems that this might be a viable
> option, and it would emphasize the strength of our devices as a
> developer-friendly platform.
> AFAIK, there is no gcc for PIC18, making this architecture
> unsuitable for our environment.
There is good support for the PIC16 series.
And those are well able enough to do the consierge job.
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