a beginner's question: what is vesuvio?

Herman Bruyninckx Herman.Bruyninckx at mech.kuleuven.ac.be
Sat Oct 9 16:22:54 CEST 2004

On Sat, 9 Oct 2004, Hannes Mayer wrote:

> Hannes Mayer wrote:
>>  wrote:
>>> I'm a beginner. After reading the readme file in rtai3.1, I find a name 
>>> vesuvio. What's that? What is that for? And I can't find it in the 
>>> rtai3.1 file. Is it necessary to rtai?
>> Hi ! (Wang Kai? ;-)
>> Vesuvio, Stromboli, Kilauea are the codenames for RTAI.
>> Current 3.1 is Kilauea, if I remember correctly.
> See, I knew I'd screw up the names...

I hope RTAI will get rid of these impossible naming "tradition" as soon as
possible. It does only confuse people, even the more experienced ones :-((
The added value is _ZERO_. (My apologies for shouting, which is not my


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