differences between POSIX and EL/IX

This is a discussion on differences between POSIX and EL/IX within the Linux Programming forums, part of the Platform Specific Boards category; Anyone knows what the differences between POSIX and EL/IX are? It seems to me that a lot if not all ...

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    differences between POSIX and EL/IX

    Anyone knows what the differences between POSIX and EL/IX are?
    It seems to me that a lot if not all POSIX functions are in EL/IX too?

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    EL/IX is a standard for embedded linux systems. Linux systems are based on POSIX, which explains the similarity, but that doesn't make it the same. POSIX is a universal standard for Unix-like (Linux, BSD etc.) systems.

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