[riot-notifications] [RIOT-OS/RIOT] doc/rdm: RFC - design goals (#10162)

Kaspar Schleiser notifications at github.com
Wed Jan 30 22:05:15 CET 2019


kaspar030 commented on this pull request.



> +
+Modules outside the core should leverage the benefits and address the
+programming challenges of such a scheduler. They shouldn't demand that users do
+the same.  They should, however, allow users to manage power through different
+modes and functions.
+
+#### Small memory footprint
+
+Most of RIOT's targeted use cases are well addressed by devices in class 1 of
+the taxonomy presented in [1]. If small price differences are important or the
+energy budget is particularly tight, the available memory might be near the
+bottom of this class. Over-the-air updating currently reduces the available ROM
+by over half.
+
+RIOT should provide out-of-the-box support for devices with ~10 KiB of
+available RAM and ~100 KiB of ROM. It should be just as possible to address

> IMO it is important to be precise here so not to raise the impression that RIOT (including all prominent features) is a thing that can run usually on 2 kB RAM.

Well, isn't it important to raise awareness that for the 2kB Arduino class, RIOT is actually a good choice, for the type of applications that can usually be done on those devices?

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