Mediatek MT6235 status (Sciphone G2)

Harald Welte laforge at
Fri Feb 18 12:19:07 UTC 2011

On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 12:50:37PM +0200, Scott Weisman wrote:
> Maybe it's more blue sky than current focus, but these goals are on the wiki
> page ( as long term goals:
>    - Port some minimalistic RTOS that already supports ARM7TDMI well to the
>    Calypso
>    - Attempt to move L2 from PC into the phone
>    - Attempt to move l3 from PC into the phone
> Maybe the page needs to be updated if the above are no longer goals of the
> project.

I don't understand your comment.  The ARM7TDMI that we are talking about is
the _baseband_ processor.  The long-term goals still exist as they stand in
the wiki.

What has been discussed previously on this thread (and triggered my response)
was running Linux on HTC phones and the like.  That was about the _applicaiton_

Marcin's work is different, as we are talking about a port of Linux to the (in
this case ARM926EJS) _baseband_ processor of a phone.

- Harald Welte <laforge at> 
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