EETimes: Tools Target Homegrown Versions of Linux
Nov 05, 2003, 02:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Homegrown Linux will get some decidedly commercial attention
with TimeSys Corp.'s release this week of a software tool set aimed
at developers of roll-your-own Linux-based systems.
"The tool set, which supports the entire Linux development
cycle, is believed to be the most comprehensive attempt yet to
bring commercial software to noncommercial strains of Linux.
"Analysts said last week that the effort by TimeSys (Pittsburgh)
could have broad appeal to embedded developers worldwide, many of
whom have begun to see Linux as an alternative to creating in-house