Linked by nfeske on Tue 16th Nov 2010 22:33 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes The Genode project has released a bootable live CD showcasing the capabilities of their OS-construction framework. It boots in less than 10 seconds (on VirtualBox) to a fully functional graphical user interface featuring a selection of five subsystems (screenshot). Each subsystem demonstrates different aspects of the framework. One of the highlights is a web browser that is executed natively on the microkernel and is able to run a sandboxed Linux kernel as browser plugin. Among the other demos are the famous Gears OpenGL demo showing Gallium3D in action, and a user-level Linux seamlessly integrated into the system.
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Comment by Kasi
by Kasi on Wed 17th Nov 2010 02:07 UTC
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This is really sweet!

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