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GameBoy UNIX

Somebody has ported UNIX to the GameBoy Advance. Not Linux, UNIX, as in 5th Edition UNIX (1974 vintage), running on a PDP-11 emulator. Mind you, as the GBA has no keyboard and no means to add one, it's not very useful, being limited to executing a sequence of commands compiled into it. But it's impressive nonetheless. (via bOING bOING)

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Posted by: datakid http:// Sat Sep 11 06:30:18 2004

not just someone, but the awesome Amit Singh: resume here: the author of "over one hundred implementations of the tower of hanoi problem ( (in every computer language you could think of....has tried most operating systems ( a number of publications ( a number of other amazing things...check his site out...

Posted by: acb Sat Sep 11 18:46:44 2004

Ah yes; I should have noticed. I rather liked his MacOS X internals tutorials.