October 5, 2001

Overview of Linux for embedded developers

Author: JT Smith

This whitepaper by Greg Haerr (CEO of Century Software and
founder of the Microwindows and ViewML projects) provides an
introduction to the use of Linux as an embedded operating
system. Haerr reviews the benefits of Linux to embedded
applications, explains the basics of graphical windowing
system technologies, and provides a technical and
architectural overview of both Microwindows (a windowing
system for embedded devices) and ViewML (an embeddable web

It's at LinuxDevices.com.


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