pylkko wrote:Sorry, you lost me. What firmware are you referring to?
This is about a closed-source system/project, and this guy plays a role of just a lost, unexperienced programmer who is seeking for help - that's why "we" is the most used (pro)noun. His questions are non-official - in the the sense, that his bosses don't have a clue that he is asking those questions here...
...that's the probable case - but there can be alternative explanation(s):
1. This can be a test.
2. This can be a FUD - proving that the *nix systems are so hard to understand and so "poorly" documented.