ttstam at u.washington.edu
Thu Mar 2 23:11:18 PST 2000
I've heard (rumors, never try to confirm it) that McDonalds run QNX on
their order tracking system (the boxes that tell the poor HS kid in the
back how many burgers to flip) and that's linked to McDeadCow HQ somewhere
that tracks inventory, etc.
Anyone can confirm/deny this, or wanna check it out? (Did somebody say
On Thu, 2 Mar 2000, antonino miceli wrote:
> QNX is a real time OS. There is a real-time Linux version. (RT-linux?)
> Vxworks is the granddaddy of all RTOS, but it is very expensive and
> charges for each implimentation. I think qnx is cheaper. RTOS are
> used a lot in embedded systems. Hope this helps.
> On Thu, 2 Mar 2000, Devin Scherck wrote:
> > Anyone heard of this new OS?
> > http://www.qnx.com
> > I know this isn't really Linux related but I was wondering if anyone knows
> > anything about it.
> > -Devin
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