safety-critical systems can use ROM
Posted Oct 18, 2006 7:02 UTC (Wed) by bojan
In reply to: safety-critical systems can use ROM
Parent article: FSF should separate GPLv3 changes (Linux.com)
> And it's not like shipping out a $1 hobbled flash chip or actual ROM is too costly a thing to do - even a hundred times - for a multi-hundred-million dollar plane.
I don't think letting regular users change ROM chips inside mobile phones and Tivo's would be something that those manufacturers would like doing.
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