Unique desktop operating system, in development for 5 years, object-oriented, fine-grain preemptable multithreading, low latency messaging, multiuser, POSIX friendly (not a Unix, runs many Unix CLI tools), integrated new GUI (not X Windows), 64-bit journaling file system, command-line interface via native X-term like terminal emulator and Borne Again Shell (BASH), synchronous multiprocessor (SMP) support, already runs many applications, UNICODE character support to UTF8, more. Free, open source, GPL license. The kernel is very modular and has a well defined interface between it and device-drivers and file-systems. All components communicate through a thin, well defined interface, and know little about each other, as in a micro-kernel. AtheOS Object-Oriented Operating Systems Software Computers.
AtheOS is a discontinued free and open source operating system for x86 -based computers. It was initially intended as an AmigaOS clone, but that objective was later abandoned. (wikipedia)
- Encyclopedia Wikipedia: AtheOS www
Encyclopedia article, AtheOS, with links to many topics. Wikipedia: AtheOS.
- It The AtheOS Info Site www
It lists various user and developer questions and answers about AtheOS in FAQ format. AtheOS Info Site. Specifically, it covers how to set a view to use a fixed font, how to compile the sources from scratch, and how to handle graphics. The AtheOS Info Site also discusses particulars of the AtheOS API and Unicode support. The AtheOS Info Site.
- Asks Interview with the AtheOS Creator, Kurt Skauen www
Asks Skauen's views on binary compatibility in future versions of AtheOS, with the AtheOS Creator, Kurt Skauen, multithreading, and the future of his OS in general. [OSNews] Interview with the AtheOS Creator, Kurt Skauen.
- Interview AtheOS Wizard Kurt Skauen Tells All www
Interview by many questioners, Wizard Kurt Skauen Tells All, with many forum comments. Slashdot. AtheOS Wizard Kurt Skauen Tells All.
- Has Myelin: Notes on AtheOS www
Has a few scripts and software ports that work with AtheOS, Notes on AtheOS, and notes on inner workings of AppServer and startup sequence, possibly of interest to some developers. Myelin: Notes on AtheOS.
- Brief Ask AtheOS Creator Kurt Skauen about His Creature www
Brief story, AtheOS Creator Kurt Skauen about His Creature, with many forum comments. Slashdot. Ask AtheOS Creator Kurt Skauen about His Creature.
- Hundreds The BeOS Tip Server www
Hundreds of tips, BeOS Tip Server, tricks, shortcuts, and undocumented secrets by and for BeOS users. The BeOS Tip Server.
- A Kirilla www
A site serving content to the BeOS newbie. Kirilla.
- Full-featured, GeckOS/A65 www
- Government China to Invest in Linux-based Software www
Government plans to put financial effort into Linux-based software; may rival Microsoft Windows in one of world's fastest-growing technology markets, Invest in Linux-based Software, official says. [CNN.com] China to Invest in Linux-based Software.
- Free Apostle www
Free microkernel operating system for i386 architecture, Apostle, built on Gemini Nucleus, coded in C. Seeks to provide well-designed alternate to extant OSs; goal: create an OS that works because it is appropriate and effective for its users. [open source, GPL] Apostle.
- Hobby The Spoon Microkernel www
Hobby and education OS, Spoon Microkernel, for Intel compatible CPUs. Descriptions, documents, screenshots, tips, links. [Open Source, BSD] The Spoon Microkernel.
- Goal: MorphOS www
Goal: Provide modern functionality for a new OS layer and run most Amiga applications as efficiently as possible in a box environment with no Classic Amiga custom chips available. MorphOS.
- MC1 MC1 Amiga www
MC1 Amiga are an on-line store trying to make it easier for Amiga users to get hardware. Amiga. MC1 stocks new SCSI, used Amiga parts and some software. MC1 have a full list of Australian Amiga User groups and Amiga dealers in the links page. MC1 Amiga.
- A Quantix www
A POSIX microkernel with roots of the Mach and FreeBSD projects. Quantix. [Open source, BSD-like] Quantix.
- Effort Nova www
Effort to create a POSIX-like operating system atop the rtmk microkernel. Nova. [Open Source, GPL] Nova.
- Some Mobyfoo.org: AtheOS www
Some AtheOS software, AtheOS, drivers. Mobyfoo.org: AtheOS.
- AtheOS BeBits - AtheOS-FS www
AtheOS File System plugin for BeOS. BeBits - AtheOS-FS.
- Mach MK++ www
Mach compatible microkernel; gives one code base able to support high assurance, MK++, scalability, realtime, distribution, SMP, fault handling, performance; all built in an object-oriented B3 evaluable fashion. MK++.
- Object-oriented Apertos www
Object-oriented reflective OS, Apertos, from Sony Computer Science Lab. Apertos.
- Alexa: AtheOS Object-Oriented
Alexa Directory Top Sites: AtheOS Object-Oriented
- DMOZ: AtheOS Object-Oriented
dmoz.org Directory: AtheOS Object-Oriented