SIMpad / News: Recent posts

Alternative Bootloader

Bootldr, the alternative bootloader from 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.

Posted by Walter Schweizer 2004-07-25

Kernel source CVS import

The latest SIMpad kernel sourcetree has just been imported to the CVS repository!
Current source version is 2.4.19-rmk7-jmp1.

Posted by Nils Faerber 2003-03-30

Patch for kernel-2.4.19-rmk7

A patch for the kernel-2.4.19-rmk7 can now be downloaded.
There are only minor changes

Have fun


Posted by Juergen P. Messerer 2003-03-27

New Bootloader

Ne2000 card support is built in!

Posted by Walter Schweizer 2003-03-24

OPIE Image

Chris has done a super job and ported OPIE on SIMpad. It is an alternative to X11 desktop. Take a look.

Posted by Walter Schweizer 2003-03-23

Touchscreen improved

The touchscreen driver has been improved. Get the new code.

Posted by Walter Schweizer 2003-01-04

Low price special

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

Posted by Walter Schweizer 2002-12-09

Source released

The source and the tools have been released. Now you can build your own Linux for SIMpad.

Posted by Walter Schweizer 2002-12-05


Hi everybody,
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.

Best regards

Posted by Juergen P. Messerer 2002-10-23

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