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ethan4984
201 Stars 14 Forks BSD 2-Clause "Simplified" License 15 Commits 0 Opened issues

Description

This is a 64 bit OS made for fun and learning

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Rock

rockOS is a simple kernel that strives to be unix-like, we use mlibc and have various pieces of unix software ported such as bash and the gnu coreutils

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Features

  • PMM/VMM (4/5 level paging)
  • XAPIC/X2APIC
  • IDT/GDT/TSS
  • EXT2
  • VFS
  • RAMFS
  • DEVFS
  • SMP
  • PCI
  • AHCI
  • NVME
  • XHCI (Work in progress)
  • intel HD audio
  • HPET
  • Preemptive multicore scheduler
  • Slab allocator

Goals

  • Port various pieces of software like gcc, python, xwayland, etc
  • Create a network stack with TCP, ARP, UDP, DHCP, ICMP, etc

Build Instructions

Here are some programs you will need to build rock: -

nasm
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make
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qemu
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tar
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sed
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wget
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git
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xbstrap

Once you have those run the script

build_tools.sh
in
/tools

To compile and run rock, there are three default build targets available: -

make qemu
- run with regular qemu (live serial debugger) -
make info
- run with the qemu console -
make debug
- run with the qemu interrupt monitor

Contributing

Contributors are very welcome, just make sure to use the same code style as me :^)

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