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An Internet-Ready OS From Scratch in a Week — Rump Kernels on Bare Metal

The most time-consuming part of operating system development is obtaining
enough drivers to enable the OS to run real
applications which interact with the real world. NetBSD’s rump kernels allow reducing
that time to almost zero, for example for developing special-purpose operating
systems for the cloud and embedded IoT devices. This article describes
an experiment in creating an OS by

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NetBSD 6.1.3, NetBSD 6.0.4, NetBSD 5.2.2, and NetBSD 5.1.4 patch releases

The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce:

  • NetBSD 6.1.3, the third security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.1 release
    branch,
  • NetBSD 6.0.4, the fourth security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.0 release
    branch,
  • NetBSD 5.2.2, the second security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 5.2 release
    branch,
  • and NetBSD 5.1.4, the fourth security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 5.1 release
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NetBSD 6.1.3, NetBSD 6.0.4, NetBSD 5.2.2, and NetBSD 5.1.4 patch releases

The NetBSD Project is pleased to announce:

  • NetBSD 6.1.3, the third security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.1 release
    branch,
  • NetBSD 6.0.4, the fourth security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 6.0 release
    branch,
  • NetBSD 5.2.2, the second security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 5.2 release
    branch,
  • and NetBSD 5.1.4, the fourth security/bugfix update of the NetBSD 5.1 release
    branch