On binary drivers and stable interfaces
Posted Nov 10, 2005 18:33 UTC (Thu) by arafel
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Leaving aside the rest of it, I think you'll find it's not usually to save memory so much as it is to allow firmware updates to work around bugs, add new features etc. Harder to do that in ROM; they could use flash, I guess...
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