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Genode 13.08 Has Qt5, Multi-Processor Support

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Published on 15 August 2013 07:14 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Operating Systems
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Version 13.08 of the Genode OS Framework is now available to mark the fifth anniversary of this open-source operating system framework project.

Besides Genode 13.08 marking the half-decade anniversary of this project, Genode 13.08 is also critical for the new features it presents.

Genode 13.08 supports has a port of the Qt5 tool-kit, multi-processor support, and a lightweight event tracing firmware. Beyond these core features, Genode 13.08 also carries Serial ATA 3.0 device drivers plus separately there's Samsung Exynos 5 SoC power management support, improved x86 virtualization, updated kernels, and much more.

For those curious about Genode 13.08 and its new operating system features, there's extensive documentation on the new release at Genode.org.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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