Development Boxes

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What`s a Development Box?

We are currently buying some development boxes. These boxes are bought so some guys can work on them without having to look how to keep the services running why they initially bought the box. All boxes are owned by the community...this means that if georg/jonli447/linuxnotincluded think they absolutely have no time in the near future the boxes can be passed to another developer.

All this is based on confidence.

Needs for additional boxes?

  • germany - andre - HG/HS for hosting of hvkls.dyndns.org

List of Development Boxes

Here we list all Development Boxes and the history of each one.

LS2 bought from ebay

This box was a hardware-brick. It did not boot anymore because the microcontroller was severely damaged.

Old Locations

  • Dusseldorf, Germany - bought from ebay
  • Tampa, Florida, USA - tampakuro

tampakuro completely revived it.

LINKS: Hardware_Hacks_for_the_LS2

Current status

  • UK - linuxnotincluded


PLANED TASK: linuxnotincluded tries to port UBoot to the LS2

LSPro bought from doc007

doc007 got it from ebay. but it was a real brick in the end.

Old Locations

  • unknown - doc007

Current status

  • sent to Florida - tampakuro


PLANED TASK: use the components as spare parts for maybe fixing other LSPro boxes.

LSPro bought for georg

Current Status

  • Germany - georg

LINKS: The Linkstation Community Forum / Software (arm9) / LS-GL Custom Updater Thread - ACP-Commander

PLANED TAKS: analyse the acp-commands, general testing

LS2 donated by Kaiten

Fully functional but dusty LS2 donated by Kaiten, our webinterface master ;)

Old Locations

Current status

  • unknown - Kaiten

Next Locations

  • Florida - tampakuro - installing headers
  • Illinois - jonli447


PLANED TASK: soldering the JTAG + serial headers , trying to port 2.6 to the LS2-Board


LS2 bought from Pitty-t from nslu2-info.de

Hopefully only a flash-rom error and reviveable via JTAG.

Old Locations

  • Germany - Pitty-t

Current status

  • sent to Austria - mindbender

Next Locations

  • Florida - tampakuro


PLANED TASK: soldering the JTAG + serial headers and reviving.

LS1 donated by 808

808 donated his LS1 to the community.

Old Locations

  • UK - 808

Current status

  • sent to Florida - tampakuro


PLANED TASK: for soldering the JTAG + serial headers and reviving.

Next Locations

  • UK - timtimred

PLANED TASK: testing OpenLinkEmbedded on the LS1/Kurobox