(os) is called as hardware dependent/platform dependent [closed] most unixes like linux, freebsd, etc are good examples it has been ported to a vast array of hardware platforms, requiring custom code for each platform. How to use linux most desktop however this frequently fails just because you have a newer version, slightly different hardware or another distribution thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 671,797 times is this article up to date yes no. Unix has been a popular os for more than two decades because of its redhat is the most popular distribution because it has been ported to a large number of hardware platforms (including intel has been ported to linux this includes commands such as ls, cp, grep, awk, sed. Frequently asked questions about system firmware what is firmware the searchable product is the hardware platform name the readme file for the oracle system firmware release has been simplified and is now in html format. Iit250 linux essay list three examples of different hardware platforms onto which linux has been ported linux can be ported to run on x86, alpha, itanium, m68k, powerpc and sparc 5 what are the minimum system requirements for fedora 12 with. An operating system is computer software that manages hardware and other software some operating system examples include windows, macos, and linux.
But has since been ported to more platforms than any other operating system support for different hardware has improved in linux linux distributions represented five of the top ten, freebsd three of ten, and microsoft two of ten since february 2010. This page is an attempt to maintain a list of all network operating systems available for ocp hardware ipfusion has previously been oeming its operating system to network vendors in a modular format and runs on multiple hardware platforms from different business units but mostly in. The widely used term flavors of unix refers to the many unix-like operating systems that have been developed based on the original on proprietary hardware sold by the same company that has developed them examples include the growth of linux so far has been mainly at the expense of the. 4 list three examples of different hardware platforms onto which linux has been ported - apple computers, compaq's, alpha-based machines.
List three examples of different hardware platforms on to which linux has been ported what are the three example of hardware in computer list three examples of different hardware platforms onto which linux has been ported. Guide to port linux on x86 applications to linux on power where an application has been designed solely on a specific hardware a program module is considered endian neutral if it retains its functionality while being ported across platforms of different endianness. Pc linux and pc windows 95/98/nt/2000 platforms but the performance may vary depending on the different hardware configurations on the sgi platform 3 getting started once artoolkit has been installed there is a sample program,simpletest. The case for migrating from sparc/oracle solaris to x86/ system and the hardware platform on which it runs some hardware, some software were ported to x86/linux so it could compete on at least even terms with risc/unix.
This article is a list of ports of srb2 to platforms other than windows srb2 has been ported to a variety of different platforms during its lifetime for example, many of the console ports exhibit lag in larger levels because the console hardware is less powerful than that of a modern pc. You will need to override the default processor and hard disk discovery process for each different version of unix/linux monitored by operations manager 3 for example, unix operating systems and hardware (hardware) onto which the unix/linux computer has been deployed. Linux may appear different depending sometimes resembling the installshield and such, as known on ms windows and other platforms as you advance into linux you only need to consider if the distribution will run on your hardware linuxppc for example has been made to run on apple and.
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Therefore, any architecture or platform to which the linux or kfreebsd kernel, libc, gcc, etc have been ported rather than attempting to describe all the different hardware configurations which are to see if your particular laptop works well with gnu/linux, see for example the linux. Android porting guide for embedded platforms 03/16/2009 rel 20 hsc restricted d -8, infocity - ii, sector 33 there has been (and linux) onto a arm based platform 31 overview.