Linked by Dan Massameno on Wed 4th May 2011 21:28 UTC
Microsoft Microsoft has released new details on an experimental operating system concept named Drawbridge. In early March Microsoft researchers presented a paper entitled Rethinking the Library OS from the Top Down. The paper describes a new interaction between a user-level application and its OS. The paper can be found at the ACM Digital Library [frustratingly, we can't redistribute the article since it's behind a paywall, like too much of the scientific world]. It describes an ambitious plan to separate the traditional API parts of an OS from the underlying kernel of the OS. But a full analysis requires some background.
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RE: email authors
by Tractor on Fri 6th May 2011 13:20 UTC in reply to "email authors"
Tractor
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2006-08-18

Every time I have emailed the authors at MS about paywalls they have put the article up on an MS server and sent me a link in a day or two.


Could someone ask for it ? browsing the source article sounds very interesting.

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