Chapter 19

Using Embedded Operating Systems

Abstract

This chapter introduces the need for embedded OS in microcontroller applications, the role of CMSIS-RTOS and introduces the Keil® RTX kernel. This is then followed by detailed examples of using CMSIS-RTOS APIs with Keil RTX.

Keywords

RTOS; CMSIS; Mutex; semaphore; mail queue; message; signal; event; delay; timer

Chapter Outline

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