PeeWeeLinux is a Small Linux Distribution for Embedded Application.
Version: 0.61.1PeeWeeLinux is an ongoing development effort to provide an environment that makes the configuration and installation of a Linux operating system on an embedded platform as easy and painless as possible.
Operating System: Linux
Here are some key features of "PeeWeeLinux":
· Developed on a RedHat 6.2 platform
· Packages build and maintained using rpm
· Packages are customized to minimize memory footprint
· Ncurses driven graphical configuration and installation tools
· 2.2.x kernel enhanced for embedded applications
· USB support
· PCMCIA support
· XFree86 support
The configuration utility is menu driven and allows for complete packages, or a subset of files from packages, to be included in the target system. Target system using syslinux or lilo bootloaders are supported.
Targets can consist of root ramdisks, read-only root partitions and conventional single read-write root partitions. Projects can be saved for later use; thus making it very easy to test several different configurations.
PeeWeeLinux includes a complete and growing assortment of utilities and applications for a variety of products. Custom configuration files and binaries can be added to a project and saved with a project.
Possible applications for systems build with PeeWeeLinux include:
· Rescue floppy disks
· much more
The PeeWeeLinux kernel sources include a number of important features for embedded applications; like GPL compliant drivers for flash devices, the latest available network drivers, USB and PCMCIA support.
PeeWeeLinux as a whole is distributed under the GPL license. Individual packages and components are licensed per their respective owners.