Fuchsia is Not Linux

A modular, capability-based operating system

This “book” is a collection of topics describing the Fuchsia operating system. Sections will be populated over time.

Magenta Kernel

Magenta Core

Framework

Storage

Networking

Graphics

  • Vulkan driver
  • Physically-based renderer
  • Compositor
  • Input manager
  • View manager
  • Toolkit

Media

  • Audio
  • Video
  • DRM

Intelligence

  • Context
  • Agent Framework
  • Suggestions

User interface

  • Device, user, and story shells
  • Stories and modules

Backwards compatibility

  • POSIX lite
  • Web runtime

Update and recovery

  • Verified boot
  • Updater

Developer tools