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|02-23-2005, 06:33 PM||#1|
Join Date: Oct 2002
Device: Sony PRS-650 / Nexus 7 / Kindle PW
Embedded Linux soon in every mobile device?
Linux - just a buzz word, or is there more about this system which could, according to some market observers, become an established force in the mobile world?
From LinuxDevices we learn that a growing need for complex requirements for internetworking between packet-based and other kinds of voice and data networks will put embedded Linux on an increasing number of mobile devices in near future.
Some related links:
Linux for Embedded Systems?
Linux in Embedded Systems - The Windows side of the story
Microsoft Now Leads in PDA, Embedded OS
Embedded Linux becoming 'disruptive force'
My question to all Mobileread readers: Do you believe embedded Linux will become a disruptive force in the mobile world within the next 12 months? Make sure to participate in the poll!
|02-23-2005, 06:58 PM||#2|
MR prodigal son
Join Date: Mar 2003
Device: Galaxy Note, Nexus7
Even five years ago, if people had said Linux would have made the incursions into business it already has, many would have scoffed, but linux has become a reliable and respected alternative to other *nix setups. I can see it making similar inroads into the embedded OS market as well, and probably much faster, as it's now seen as a mature and stable solution.
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