"Printing converters" run embedded Linux

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| An industrial computing specialist in Erlangen, Germany has used Linux and a
| low-powered system-on-chip to build two legacy port servers.
| Ipcas's "RS232-to-USB" and "Centronics-to-USB" servers let users connect
| modern USB printers, memory sticks, and Ethernet networks to legacy
| interfaces on factory and automation equipment.
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http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS6370486209.html

MontaVista to Discuss Real-time in Linux at UK Embedded Masterclass

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| MontaVista Software, Inc., the leader in embedded Linux commercialization,
| will give a presentation at the next UK Embedded Masterclass, discussing how
| the Linux kernel can deliver true real time functionality and performance by
| itself, without resorting to techniques such as a separate microkernel.
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http://www.cambridgenetwork.co.uk/ne...px?objid=45283

PIC Programming with Linux

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| Many people, myself included, would like to get started with
| microcontrollers, but don’t know how to begin.
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http://www.salatti.net/pic-programming-with-linux/


Related:

Microsoft cans key conference

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| SOFTWARE giant Microsoft has decided that it does not love its popular Mobile
| and Embedded DevCon any more and has pulled the plug.
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http://www.theinquirer.net/gb/inquir...key-conference


Linux to grow 278% in embedded/mobile/real-time apps

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| Linux use in "next" embedded, mobile, and real-time projects will grow 278
| percent over that in "previous" projects, suggests a recent survey by Venture
| Development Corp. (VDC). *
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http://www.linuxdevices.com/news/NS7115758310.html