Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 18th Nov 2004 10:19 UTC
QNX I think that everyone reading OSNews will have heard at least something about QNX. You can regard this article as an introduction, but also as a review, and as a "Is-QNX-Ready-For-The-Desktop? article". To start off, I put together a short explanation of the merits of using a microkernel. Let me start off by saying that QNX Software Systems (QSS) does not aim towards the desktop with their Neutrino RTOS.
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another Penix OS clone
by Gerber on Fri 19th Nov 2004 06:58 UTC

Is there an OS designed to use as little power as possible on a laptop, say, to make its battery last much longer than on Windows? Maybe this QNX would make a good low-power OS. If it can run off a floppy, it can run off a ramdisk & save to the internet. Hrmmm....