Home > OS News > octox: a Unix-like operating system written in Rust octox: a Unix-like operating system written in Rust Thom Holwerda 2023-07-25 OS News 2 Comments octox is a Unix-like operating system inspired by xv6-riscv. octox loosely follows the structure and style of xv6, but is implemented in pure Rust. It’s a learning project, so no lofty goals of world domination here. About The Author Thom Holwerda Follow me on Mastodon @email@example.com 2 Comments 2023-07-26 8:38 am r_a_trip “It’s a learning project, so no lofty goals of world domination here.” We’ve heard that before…. (just a hobby, won’t be big and professional like gnu) 2023-07-26 11:37 am theuserbl It reminds really to Linux. At first there are the GNU Utils (in Rust they are uutils/coreutils and something like that). And then there comming other people with the Unix-like operating system.