Google released the source code of the embedded Linux operating system:http://source.android.com/posts/opensource
The embedded market seems to be the better one for Linux now (of course, with the traditional server one).
I guess the guys of Ångström
can be named as the predecessors. I hope they can get some benefit from this code.
"There is a concept which corrupts and upsets all others. I refer not to Evil, whose limited realm is that of ethics; I refer to the infinite."
Jorge Luis Borges, Avatars of the Tortoise.