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From: Benjamin Burns <benjamin.burns@...>
Subject: Re: gumstix anyone?
Date: Tue, 14 Nov 2006 13:16:14 -0500
I second the question, as I'm curious as well.  However -- I think it 
might be more appropriate/worthwhile to ask about the buildroot portage 
package on the gumstix-users mailing list.  You can subscribe to it at -- if you don't wish to 
subscribe (it's a quite busy list) I can pose the question there and 
forward the response (if any) back to you individually, or to the entire 


M. Edward (Ed) Borasky wrote:
> I am getting a couple of Gumstix small computers, and I'm wondering if 
> there are any Gentoo embedded folks working with them. So far, I've 
> downloaded their software development tools and, apart from needing 
> some GCC juggling and a Ruby version conflict, everything seems to be 
> working. I'll know more once I get the real hardware, though.
> What I found interesting is that the Gumstix "buildroot" environment 
> contains a package called "portage". Is this a Gentoo Portage as we 
> know it, or something else called "portage"? These are fascinating 
> little gizmos -- a 400 MHz XScale CPU, 64 MB of RAM, 16 MB of flash, 
> two serial ports, a USB port, a bluetooth adapter and a slot for up to 
> a GB of MMC memory in a box the size of a pack of gum.
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