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The Scout Operating System

  • Scout is a communication-oriented operating system targeted at network appliances (e.g., network-attached devices, set-top boxes, hand-held devices, and so on). Click here for an overview of Scout.
  • Scout currently runs stand-alone on Digital Alpha and Intel Pentium processors. It is hosted from Linux using GNU tools. Scout includes source code derived from GNU libraries, Linux device drivers, Bellcore's MGR window manager, and the x-kernel.

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Scout is supported by DARPA and NSF.

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Last updated March 2, 1998