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Can linux be used as real time operating system ?

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linux as RTOS

can we use linux as real time operating system ?
 

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linux as RTOS

No, as it is you can't use it for real time applications because the scheduling in Real Time operating system is different which provides guaranteed processing time/resources for each task.
But there are some linux kernels available with real time scheduler. Check out https://www.fsmlabs.com/index.php for details.
 

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as far as I know, the new linux kernel at least later than 2.6 can be used to do it. However, you should double check it!
 

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Re: linux as RTOS

There are 2 well known linux patch for real-time application
Try www.rtai.org for RTAI and www.fsmlabs.com for RTLinux
Also try google to see the document compare this two alternatives
 

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Re: linux as RTOS

prd said:
There are 2 well known linux fix for real-time application
Try www.rtai.org for RTAI and www.fsmlabs.com for RTLinux
Also try google to see the document compare this two alternatives

Monta Vista , Real Time Linux, uCLinux etc and so much now. try to search. Some of them said the linux is not good for RTOS too big. but the capability and expanbility is very good
 

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use rtai-3.5 with linux kernel 2.6.19 it works
 

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