Bootldr, the alternative bootloader from handhelds.org is available for testing. Many people asked for it, now here it is.
Be aware that you might need a JTAG adapter if anything breaks.
The latest SIMpad kernel sourcetree has just been imported to the CVS repository!
Current source version is 2.4.19-rmk7-jmp1.
A patch for the kernel-2.4.19-rmk7 can now be downloaded.
There are only minor changes
Ne2000 card support is built in!
Chris has done a super job and ported OPIE on SIMpad. It is an alternative to X11 desktop. Take a look.
The touchscreen driver has been improved. Get the new code.
In Germany the Media Markt shops sell SIMpad for a very good price:
Bundle1: SIMpad SL4 incl. HomeRF4800 Access Point und HomeRF488 NIC fr 499.-EUR incl. MwSt
Bundle2: SIMpad SLC incl. Gigaset4170 fr 499.-EUR incl. MwSt
The source and the tools have been released. Now you can build your own Linux for SIMpad.
finally I managed to start the project:
"SIMpad with Linux". I will add a lot of stuff to the homepage. At the moment the homepage is not yet ready but soon. I hope that you will enjoy the simpad with linux.