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Lin·ux

 (lĭn′ŭks)
A trademark for an open-source version of the UNIX operating system.

Linux

(ˈlaɪnʌks) (ˈlɪnʌks)
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(Computer Science) a nonproprietary computer operating system suitable for use on personal computers
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Noun1.Linux - an open-source version of the UNIX operating system
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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järjestelmäLinuxLinux-pohjainen
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Linuxリナックス
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The DSPnano Operating System offers an ultra tiny embedded POSIX environment for 8 and 16 bit microcontroller (MCU) based development that is also Linux compatible.
PHOENIX -- DDC-I, a leading supplier of software products and professional services for mission- and safety-critical applications, today announced the availability of HeartOS[TM], a new lightweight real-time operating system with POSIX Profile 51 interfaces for mission-critical and safety-critical applications.
The Unison Operating System offers an ultra tiny embedded POSIX environment for 32 bit microcontroller (MCU) based development that is also Linux compatible.
Carrier Grade RTLinux combines POSIX hard real-time with the ability to host virtual instances of enterprise operating systems and accompanying compute loads.
Besides providing a complete set of SCA-required POSIX interfaces, Tailwind(TM) includes numerous other services and capabilities, e.
Typically, greater levels of POSIX support enable code reuse and portability of third-party, open source applications to VxWorks and from VxWorks.
Since its first POSIX certification in 1993, QNX Software Systems has led the embedded industry in high-performance POSIX operating systems.
The initiative exploits the productive synergy between state-of-the-art POSIX real-time in FSMLabs RTCore and the sophisticated capabilities and rich base of drivers, middleware and applications available on the Linux and BSD clients and other interoperable systems.
OPTS is an open source community project designed to make it easier to port applications from other POSIX platforms to Linux.
FSMLabs' Embedded Enterprise initiative aims at exploiting the productive synergy between state of the art POSIX real-time in FSMLabs RTCore and the sophisticated capabilities and rich base of drivers, middleware and applications available on the Linux and BSD clients.
1, and is the undisputed leader in adherence to the broadest range of POSIX API specifications.
FSMLabs patented hard real-time virtualization technology decouples the POSIX RTCore real-time kernel from an embedded Linux (or BSD UNIX) client operating system that is completely preemptible by time critical code.