[ECOS] coLinux for eCos?

Alexander Neundorf neundorf@kde.org
Fri Dec 10 00:19:00 GMT 2004

On Thursday 09 December 2004 19:07, Øyvind Harboe wrote:
> I was very surprised when I first encountered coLinux.
> Basically coLinux claimed and proved that the Linux operating system has
> a flexible enough kernel architecture that it can be made to run under
> Windows.
> Could the same be done for e.g. uCLinux & eCos?
> Could uCLinux be made to run under eCos?

You mean like running non-RT uclinux as a low priority thread of the RTOS 
eCos ?
Would there be licensing issues ? If the uclinux would be linked into the ecos 
binary, the GPL of uclinux would apply to the whole ecos binary, i.e. also 
the ecos application I think.

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