Meet the experts, Arnd Bergmann on the Cell BE processor

The Linux kernel maintainer for the Cell BE processor talks about programming for this much-anticipated new architecture

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Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: June 25, 2005

This question and answer article features Arnd Bergmann of IBM: a kernel hacker with the IBM Linux Technology Center, the Linux® on Cell Broadband Engine™ (Cell BE) processor kernel maintainer, and author of the spufs file system.

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ArticleTitle=Meet the experts: Arnd Bergmann on the Cell BE processor