Re: getting started

From: Richard Willis (rwillis_at_NOSPAM.datrend.com)
Date: 06/03/05


Date: Fri, 03 Jun 2005 15:12:00 GMT

zee wrote:
> Hi,
>
> What is the current distro of embedded linux that is preferred out there?
> Is it uclinux, fedora stripped down?
> I am interested in power pc or arm.
>
> One with an emulator that will work on linux or win32 would be great to play
> with.
>
>
>

Debian seems to be the best bet for ARM targets...
   http://www.debian.org/ports/arm/
   http://people.debian.org/~debacle/cross.html

- Richard



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