Technical — Operating systems

The Operating System session will present the state of art on free Operating Systems.

Giving Linux a boot

Speaker(s) : Tom Rini

  • Language : English
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 12 July 2012
  • Schedule : 09:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail R170
There are many aspects of the Linux boot process developers should consider. This presentation covers all facets of the boot process from power up to running a user application beginning with ROM boot loader progressing through secondary program loader, u-boot, kernel and finishing with user-level i... Read more

The Xenomai real-time development framework. Recent and future developments.

Speaker(s) : Detlev Zundel

  • Language : English
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 12 July 2012
  • Schedule : 10:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail R170
Although the latency properties of the Linux kernel have improved
substantially in the past years, it is not yet a "realtime" operating
system out of the box. Today there are two approaches available to
improve on this. The RT Preempt patch set contains kernel wide
changes improving the whole syst... Read more

Rathaxes : a language for device programming?

Speaker(s) : Lionel Auroux, David Pineau

  • Language : English
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 12 July 2012
  • Schedule : 14:00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail R170
Rathaxes is a domain specific language (DSL) for device drivers programming. Our language is translated into native C by the compiler with the help of library of code templates (for Windows, Linux, OpenBSD,...). Rathaxes is not an API. Developed by students of the LSE (EPITA Systems Laboratory www.... Read more

The Linux NFC subsystem

Speaker(s) : Samuel Ortiz

  • Language : English
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 12 July 2012
  • Schedule : 14:40
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail R170
Near Field Communication (NFC) is a fairly recent technology that standard Linux distributions currently do not support.
In order to avoid repeating the Linux WiFi support mistakes, we decided to create a clean and proper NFC Linux subsystem from scratch.
This subsystem goes from kernel driver suppo... Read more

Ce qui se mijote pour Haiku R1/alpha4

Speaker(s) : François Revol

  • Language : English
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 12 July 2012
  • Schedule : 15:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail R170
"What are we cooking for Haiku R1/alpha4?"
We will detail the latest features added to the Haiku Operating System for the R1/alpha4 milestone, like package managment, and what’s cooking ahead. We will details the ongoing efforts for the Google Summer of Code and the bugfixes.
Engineer, contrib... Read more

The illumos userland

Speaker(s) : Mathieu Simon

  • Language : Français
  • Nature : Conférence
  • Date : Thursday 12 July 2012
  • Schedule : 16:20
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail R170
The illumos project was initiated in 2010 as a open, community-driven continuation of the OpenSolaris OS/Net codebase. Illumos now provides the base for various open and commercial distributions powering computers, servers or even entire clouds.
illumos provides features like production-safe dynamic... Read more