Linux Journal: uClinux as an Embedded OS on a DSP

“Recently, several large consumer electronics companies
announced a collaboration called the Consumer Electronics Linux
Forum (CELF) to develop further the Linux platform for use in
digital home electronic devices. The founders of CELF–Matsushita
Electric, Sony, Hitachi, NEC, Royal Philips Electronics, Samsung,
Sharp and Toshiba–are focused on the advancement of Linux as an
open-source platform for consumer electronics devices. As such,
they actively are supporting and promoting the spirit of the Open
Source community.

“The advantage of embedded Linux is it is a royalty free,
open-source, compact solution that provides a strong foundation on
which an ever-growing base of applications can run…”