SecodaryLoader is a program which you can download new hex file by using COM port of PC and Execute it.
Kernel and utilities to run Linux on small machines, 2-3 megs of ram.
An attempt to create a program that utilizes the sysinfo.org startup database to show the user what programs are running at startup and give the user an educated guess as to what can remain in startup and what should be removed.
System V Hierarchical InitScript allows to parallelize the start of services in a given System V runlevel by defining dependencies between them. And it is only 150 lines of shell script...
The T-BASE OS Project aims on developing a new OS Kernel (BASE) with a brand new shell which will support many existing programs.
A continuation of the Small Linux Project with a new team of developers. Small Linux is a distro which is designed to run on low-spec computers (386 and 2-3 mb of ram). Built upon uClibc and Busybox.
A triple boot solution for intel based macs.
The aim of this project is to provide an open source GPLv2 version of U-Boot second level bootloader, which will load, initialize and start the PowerPC-native version of AROS Research Operating System.
initramfs sources, associated scripts and instructions to create boot images for the Toshiba AC100.
The bootd project allows netbooting a wide variety of clients using different protocols using one configuration and one server daemon, with good configurability and diagnostics.
An alternative init program
Depinit is an alternative init program that can handle parallel execution, dependencies, true roll-back, pipelines, improved signaling and unmounting filesystems on shutdown. It incorporates ideas from sysvinit, simpleinit, daemontools and make. At present, it is a bit experimental, and requires good knowledge of the initialisation process to set up.
Software to allow a GNU/Linux/Mac system to be contained within one directory (folder), which allows it to be installed by drag-n-dropping it to the hard disk, removed by dragging it to the trash, and duplicated by copying it in the Finder.
flos operating system
Another hobby OS.
Hi folks I am developing an initramfs which botts from an usb hdd on (nearly) every system. including backup, new install and so on.
kboot is a proof-of-concept implementation of a Linux boot loader based on kexec
openMosixLOAF is a single floppy openMosix Linux mini-distro designed for diskless systems or HPC clusters where only CPU and memory is needed. It has drivers for all PCI Ethernet NICs that the Linux kernel has support for (10/100/1000).
pinit is a sysvinit alternative. It's a different way of booting linux. Keywords are: xml configuration, fast and parallel booting of services, modular design, dependecy based booting of services. It's intented to be more robust and faster than sysvini
Printer_on is a small program which gives you a warning if you printer is powered on. You can put it in your linux shutdown script, so you'll be notified if your printer is still powered on when you shutdown your computer.
Streambox is a web interface for live mp3 streaming. It can be installed on a linux machine with one or more soundcards. Streambox is meant to be used as the only interface to the machine: it does not need a keyboard or monitor. Also StreamBOX is a CD
Various script tools for Linux. Current projects: encrypted volume management.
bootsplash in text mode. replaces the INIT main runlevel control script to accomplish this. Full SysV init style compatible, completely configurable.
Currently lilo and bootsplash theme. More themes to be included later on.
A script to create or update a 'master' grub boot menu that just contains each OS installed, and passes on responsibility of tracking new kernels etc. to other grub menus.