Tue Mar 6 16:24:47 CET 2012
Raspberry-pi specs are at: http://elinux.org/Rpi_Hardware
- 700MHz ARM11
- 256MBytes RAM
- 10/100 Ethernet
- SD memory card
cost about 27 EUR (under 1/3rd the price of that MMnet1002)
I think Raspberry-Pi (R-Pi) is relevant to Erlang because:
1. It appears that there is a *lot* of educational interest in using R-Pi
to teach programming, so having Erlang available makes a lot of sense (to
2. it might be a cheap, portable server for development 'on-the-go' for
folks doing laptop development, without VM-infrastructure,
3. it might be very compact, cheap, approach to guaranteed-working
development machines, for folks running Erlang training courses, (at that
price, it might be included in the course fees)
4. it's so small and cheap, I could post a 'working server', or even a
small cluster, to a client for testing, etc.
On Tue, Mar 6, 2012 at 1:25 PM, Dawid Figiel <> wrote:
> Something to compare with :
> MMnet1002 - 200MHz, 64MB RAM, 1GB Flash
> This one is more expensive 86 EUR... but maybe it is better or maybe not.
> Can you find the specs for Raspberry-Pi ?
> //Dawid Figiel
> On 3/2/12, Wes James <> wrote:
> > On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 4:13 AM, Michael Turner
> > <> wrote:
> >>> ... a $35 Erlang machine with Ethernet ...
> >> --if based on Raspberry-Pi, would be called "Raspberry-e", wouldn't it?
> > How about Raspberry-PiE
> >> -michael turner
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