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A diary documenting the implementation of ULIX-i386

Welcome to the ULIX blog.

Ulix (Literate Unix) is a Unix-like operating system developed at University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. I use D. E. Knuth's concept of Literate Programming for the implementation and documentation. The goal was a fully working system which can be used in operating system courses to show students how OS concepts (such as paging and scheduling) can be implemented. Literate programs are very accessible because they can be read like a book; the order of presentation is not enforced by program logic or compiler restrictions, but instead is guided by the implementer's creative process.

Ulix is written in C and assembler for the Intel architecture. The literate programming part is handled by noweb.

On this page I document my progress with the implementation.


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Bachelor Theses (14.08.2012)


Two students from Nuernberg University of Applied Sciences ("Ohm-Hochschule Nürnberg") are now working on Bachelor theses, implementing parts of the ULIX operating system. I'll report on their progress and, later, on the integration of the new code into ULIX. The two theses are about RAM disks and an ELF program loader.

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