- New project, intended as stable, fast, secure, reliable, easy to use, 32-bit protected mode OS for x86 and later PowerPC systems, open source, many features, graphical user interface (GUI), to replace Microsoft Windows, all versions.
- Resource Center for Free Operating Systems: articles, documentation, download sites, news, links, and anything related to all Free OSs.
- Full-featured, preemptive multi-tasking/threading operating system for 6502. Implements some Unix-like features: signals, semaphores, relocatable fileformat, standard library, internet support via a type of simplified sockets, virtual consoles.
- Aims to provide an easy way to install various open-source software products on MacOS X.
China to Invest in Linux-based Software
- Government plans to put financial effort into Linux-based software; may rival Microsoft Windows in one of world's fastest-growing technology markets, official says. [CNN.com]
(November 05, 2003)
Report: Japan, Korea, China to Break Windows Ties
- Plans for governments and private sector firms of China, Japan, South Korea, to jointly work together to develop new OS to rival Microsoft Windows to be unveiled later this week, according to 2 Japanese newspaper reports. [InfoWorld]
(September 02, 2003)