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Linux Mind Mapping and Project Management Software

Linux Mind Mapping and Project Management Software: Just ran into the article on linux.about.com, it’s kind of interesting. http://linux.about.com/od/softorther/fl/Mind-Mapping-with-Freemind.htm And a few project management software projects the article links to: OpenProj, TaskJuggler, Project Open, DeskAway, Wrike, ACE Project … Advertisements

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ARM Tiny Linux Emulated in QEMU

Free Electrons has an excellent example of a tiny ARM Linux demo that runs in QEMU. The footprint, including everything, is about 2.1 M.┬áThe full text below is for your convenience, be sure to visit the original site. From this … Continue reading

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C++ Scoped Lock with RAII

Resource Acquisition Is Initialization (RAII)[1] is a programming idiom used in several object-oriented languages like C++, D, Ada and Vala. The technique was invented by Bjarne Stroustrup[2] to deal with resource allocation and deallocation in C++. In this language, the … Continue reading

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Dr Dobbs Volatile The Multithreaded Programmers Best Friend

Check this out, it ties a volatile qualifier into the C++ type system thus use of volatile is type checked at compile. How exactly it is done? … http://www.drdobbs.com/cpp/volatile-the-multithreaded-programmers-b/184403766

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Reasons for Pure Virtual Method with a Body, and Concurrency Pitfalls

http://www.gotw.ca/gotw/031.htm Walk through that site if you have time. Very mind refreshing, even after programming for many years. Here is another link from the site: http://herbsutter.com/2009/01/12/effective-concurrency-volatile-vs-volatile/

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NetBeans Setup and GNU Cross-Toolchain Configuration for ARM Developmen

My previous post showed how to setup for ARM cross development in Eclipse. Similarly NetBeans can easily setup to host ARM development too. Here is how you can do it on a Windows machine.

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FreeRTOS on Emulated ARM in QEMU

See this FreeRTOS on ARM in QEMU blog .

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