At the Linux.conf.au conference, an Australian-based & Lunar Numbat& project presented its plan for a Linux-based flight control computer for a lunar spacecraft. The open source flight computer will be part of the & White Label Space& entry in Google's $20 million Lunar X-Prize, to be awarded to a team that can send a working rover to the Moon and transmit back images....
January 31, 2011
Open Source Group Preps Linux Computer for Lunar X-Prize Glory
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