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Grinberg: Linux on an 8-bit micro?

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Grinberg: Linux on an 8-bit micro?

It takes about 2 hours to boot to bash prompt (“init=/bin/bash” kernel command line). Then 4 more hours to boot up the entire Ubuntu (“exec init” and then login).

Draw your own conclusion…

Grinberg: Linux on an 8-bit micro? [LWN.net]
On his blog, Dmitry Grinberg writes about getting Linux to run on an 8-bit microcontroller. In order to do so, he wrote an ARM emulator for the ATmega1284p. The results: “uARM is certainly no spe…

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Written by Daniël W. Crompton (webhat)

April 2, 2012 at 9:01 am

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