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The Elias Initialization System is a non-"copylefted" operating system loader which will be multiboot-compliant as well as implementing a new booting standard (yet to be developed) which will greatly simplify operarating system development.
SPBLinux: modular mini distribution running completely in RAM, can be booted from USB, based on Busybox and Midnight Commander, optional with DirectFB and (since version 2.1) Mozilla; it is possible to create/modify own modules inside SPBLinux.2 weekly downloads
Kernel and utilities to run Linux on small machines, 2-3 megs of ram.2 weekly downloads
A port of the Linux operating system kernel to the single board computer Scout from Motorola.
RAMdisk-based Operating System for conducting Security Audits. Includes hping2, xprobe, netcat, lsh, wardialer, and more -- all on 1 computer disk. Runs off your RAM, so there is no need to reformat your computer. Great for pen testing!1 weekly downloads
PortPal is a Remote Access Program that works with any 32 bit, 64 bit, and Cell System. Eventually the Mac system as well. It allows the user to directly access virtual ports and drivers on the customer's system at startup. Off a Floppy or HD.
Alternative operating system for digital camera's using a clarity ASIC (eg gsmart 350) written in C and assembler. In a later stage extra hardware (sound, input devices..) will also be added. This will result in a very cheap wearable computer
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 sysvini1 weekly downloads
Peppermill is a graphical development kit and back-end for LiveCD creation. It generates modular LiveCDs that can be easily extended and modified using an interactive shell and graphical tools.
Simple solution for booting your Linux faster by parallelizing services startup.1 weekly downloads
A traditional bios<->efi bridge for intel based macs
Nemesis is a tiny real time operating system kernel based on x86 PCs. Its main purpose is to serve as a simple but realistic example of an real time OS kernel running on real hardware..the purpose of this is that it can be embedded in small devices lik1 weekly downloads
ncurOS is a very secure OS, which is based on an UNIX (maybe linux) kernel. Many system tools are integrated in the kernel. All of these tools are written with ncurses. All ncurOS-developers follow a coding standard.1 weekly downloads
MuOS is a Operating System for x86-compatible hardware.2 weekly downloads
It is a menu based tools just for normal user to use linux as a simple tools that everyone turn on the power of computer he can choose what he want to do and try to do it with least steps
Master Boot Record code with menu selection of the partition to boot. Fits in 1 sector. Supports boot from extended partitions.
A Unix-like (Not compleatly Unix-compatible) Kernel. Right now, we have (very limited support) of 80486+ IBM-PC AT compatibles. Written in C, and assembly. No network support planned for the forseeable future.1 weekly downloads
MultiThreaded TFTP Server Open Source Freeware Windows/Unix for PXEBOOT, firmware load, support tsize, blksize, timeout Server Port Ranges, Block Number Rollover for Large Files. Runs as Service/daemon. Single Port version also available. Download2,526 weekly downloads
gOSH (General-purpose Object SHell) is a shell whose syntax is based loosely on a combination of the Python and Java languages. It is fully object oriented, capable of multithreading, and transparently ties the scripting tier to executable programs.
Exteb provides a framework for bootloaders also including tools for developing and managing bootloaders.
Eselstall Secure Environment to Launch Software you don't Trust At aLL: Combined chroot/setuid tool to easily launch background processes (servers) in a confined environment. Eliminates the need for su in the changeroot directory.1 weekly downloads
Set of tools needed to setup and maintain encrypted partitions under unix systems (initially linux). Especially helpfull when doing root device encryption. Features xml configuration, multiple users, usb "tokens" (usb mass storage) and key hierarchy.1 weekly downloads
Bootster is a graphical boot system for Linux. We aim to provide information about other OSs too.
bbiso is a shell script used to build a CD image for a bootable Linux system running entirely in RAM on a PC platform. An example file system image is provided. It is a rewrite and update of Philip Howard's bick-0.8.0 package.2 weekly downloads
Want to modify your Award(tm) bios or the files it contains? AwardMod is the ONLY publicly available program that lets you add or remove modules from the New Medallion BIOS'. replaces some or all of cbrom/modbin download it today Josef Hill22 weekly downloads