SYSGO ELinOS 5.1 Embedded Linux RTOS

SYSGO rolled out version 5.1 of the ELinOS embedded Linux RTOS. ELinOS 5.1 supports the x86, PowerPC, ARM, SH, SPARC V8 and MIPS64 processors. ELinOS 5.1 is available for Linux and Windows hosted platforms. The 5.1 release features integration of several major kernel releases, including 2.6.34 with full 64-bit target support, latest GCC 4.4 toolchain, and support for major architectures such as Intel, PowerPC, ARM, MIPS64 and SPARC V8. ELinOS 5.1 is available now.

SYSGO ELinOS 5.1 Highlights

  • Integration of new kernel stable version 2.6.34 as long as other supported versions such as 2.6.33, 2.6.32, 2.6.27 and 2.6.22 to support new features and to guarantee previous compatibility and smooth migration
  • Real-time extension based on Open Source Automation Development Lab (OSADL) implementation (PREEMPT RT) especially designed and tested for industrial needs (available with 2.6.33 kernel)
  • Real-time extension based on Xenomai 2.5.5 (available with 2.6.34 kernel)
  • Support for latest embedded CPUs including Freescale QorIQ, ARM Cortex, TI OMAP 4
  • SMP (Symmetric multiprocessing) support on multi-core platforms x86, x86-64, PPC 60x, PPC e500, PPC e500mc, ARM, and MIPS64 (including Cavium Networks’ OCTEON)
  • Extended tracing capabilities and improved tracing performance, including SMP and 64-bit based applications
  • Networking management tool for Ethernet and WLAN
  • New 4.0 version of CODEO, the eclipse based IDE that includes integration of QEMU simulator as a development target
  • Security features such as integrated rule-based firewall, support for digitally signed binaries, secure remote shell access, VPN (StrongSWAN, OpenVPN)
  • More than 2000 precompiled target libraries and applications such as BusyBox, XOrg7.3, Mesa7.0, QT 4.7, QT embedded 4.7, GTK+ 2.20.1, OpenSSH, Lighttpd, Apache 2.2.16, network manager 0.8.1
  • Enhanced support of Adobe Flash Lite
  • Support for Windows 7 32 and 64-bit host platforms

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