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|02-23-2005, 05:33 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, 05:58 PM||#2|
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Join Date: Mar 2003
Device: Galaxy Note 3, iPad Air, Kobo Touch
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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