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AllLinuxDevices: Lineo Ports uClinux 2.4 kernel to Motorola Dragonballs

Dec 22, 2000, 17:58 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Hall)

"Lineo has announced the successful porting of the uClinux 2.4 kernel to Motorola DragonBall processors. The uClinux microcontroller operating system was made popular by its ability to run on processors without memory management hardware and with a typical kernel footprint of only 512K bytes or less. uClinux has been ported to 3Com's Palm devices, for instance."

"According to the company, uClinux users will be able to access numerous new features of the Linux 2.4 kernel some of which include: USB support, IrDA (infrared data transmission) and QoS (quality of service) support which combine to increase the strength of the networking capabilities."

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