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.
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.