Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 8th Jun 2009 12:02 UTC, submitted by lproven
OSNews, Generic OSes Discerning techies probably know of the the programming language occam, designed for the Inmos Transputer highly parallel processor from the 1980s. It's not so widely-known that occam is still around and available for the x86 in the form of the Kent Retargetable occam Compiler, KRoC - nor that there's an entire PC OS, complete with GUI, written in occam-pi: RMoX.
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The Free and Open Singularity
by happe on Tue 9th Jun 2009 12:12 UTC
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The design is very similar to the Singularity project at Microsoft Reseach. Basically, a micro kernel with languages based protection.

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