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MINIX3 gets ported to the Beaglebone Black

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  • MINIX3 gets ported to the Beaglebone Black

    After extensive work porting MINIX3 to the ARM architecture, work has been undertaken to port it to the Beaglebone Black development board.!to...x3/Tv3uh31--Qs

    Current features are:
    Drivers for AM335X Peripherals: i2c, rtc, gpio, padconf.
    Power Management Drivers: TPS65217, TPS65950.
    Environmental Sensor Drivers: SHT21, BMP085, TSL2550.
    Miscellaneous Drivers: CAT24C256, TDA19988.
    Features: rebooting, power-off, EDID reading.
    Userland: /dev/i2c and i2cscan (from NetBSD), eepromread.
    Expansion Boards: Weather Cape

    Future planned features are:
    Finish porting the frame buffer driver to AM335X.
    Support for the 4D 4.3 LCD CAPE.
    Support for HDMI output.
    pkgsrc for Minix/arm.
    Helping test release candidates.