Anatomy of a Small Open-Source Kernel for DSPs

Julian provides the technical and historical background of dsp_k, with a particular focus on the kernel.
Resources

"Rigourous approach for modeling and refining concurrent behaviour in JSD specifications", J. Rose. Structured Programming Journal 13(2), Springer Verlag, 1992.

dsp_K Project Home Page: dsp-k.sourceforge.net

dsp_K Working Mirror: www.jhrose.dial.pipex.com/dsp_K.htm

EL/IX: sources.redhat.com/elix

eCos: sources.redhat.com/ecos

RTLinux: www.fsmlabs.com/community/

uClinux: www.uclinux.com

GNU SHARC Tools: ftp.analog.com/pub/dsp/210xx/dev_tools/3.3

LGPL: www.gnu.org/copyleft/lesser.html

Julian Rose is both an Englishman and a contract programmer. He started programming on Z80 systems as a teenager around 1978.

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