w4linux is external WrmOS project that contains paravirtualized Linux kernel and busybox userspace environment. It allows combine real-time part of project (for example Machine Control) and wealth of software that provides Linux (for example drivers, web services, communications). This article describe how to build and run w4linux project.
The best way to learn WrmOS is to use it. So, this article provide step-by-step manual how to build and run your own project Hello World. At first we will build Hello project from WrmOS examples. Then we will create new external project.
WrmOS projects my be built by any toolchain based on GCC. Using toolchain is specifying in project configuration file. Since WrmOS is designed for realtime embedded projects, this article describes how to get cross-platform toolchains.
Hello! New site for WrmOS and projects based on it was been created. Here you can find news, articles and documentation, download prebuild toolchains and OS images, ask and discuss you questions.
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