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ebugden Add description of a real-time system
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 ======Technical basics: Important aspects for real time====== ======Technical basics: Important aspects for real time======
  
-In order to understand the functionality of an RTOS, you need to know+In order to understand the functionality of a real-time operating system (RTOS), you need to know
 about both general and Linux specific mechanisms. about both general and Linux specific mechanisms.
  
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 +===== Real-time system =====
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 +A real-time system is a platform that is running an RTOS and at least one real-time task. An RT task is a task that must be completed before a certain deadline. These tasks can be periodic or aperiodic have a priority to make sure that they are scheduled according to their frequency of execution and the strictness of their deadline. There can also be non real-time tasks running on the system as well.
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