My summer break in 2014 had a theme of sorts, which was “back to basics”. I wanted to forget everything I could about work and fiddle with more interesting stuff – less abstractions, less wondering, more concrete, down-to-earth stuff.
For some reason I gravitated back towards Plan9/9front
ssh2). Call it dissatisfaction with present day computing, if you will, but I keep looking for something smaller, faster and more efficient than what we use today – so I ended up setting up Raspberry Pi image that works better than the ‘official’ port (but does not include on a Chromebook and fiddling with it.
|Jun‘16||Richard Miller’s Stuff||Which includes the “official” Raspberry Pi image|
|May‘16||Harvey OS||A “Fresh Take on Plan 9”, under active development|
|Sep‘15||inferno-rpi||A port of Inferno to the Raspberry Pi, with a few tweaks|
|Jun‘15||node9||An Inferno-like hosted OS using LuaJIT instead of
|Aug‘14||plan9port||Can be installed trivially on a Mac via
|Sep‘14||9front||Has a Raspberry Pi image that works better than the ‘official’ port (but does not include on a Chromebook and fiddling with it.
|Sep‘14||Installing a virtualized Plan9 server||Somewhat outdated, but workable|