Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 21st Nov 2011 11:25 UTC, submitted by moondevil
OSNews, Generic OSes You all know MINIX - a microkernel operating system project led by Andrew Tanenbaum. The French Linux magazine has an interview with Andrew Tanenbaum about MINIX' current state and future. There's some interesting stuff in there.
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by Thom_Holwerda on Mon 21st Nov 2011 21:21 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: MicroKernel's"
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To your 3rd point: I never saw a definition that says, all "modules" attached to a micro-kernel have to run in user mode.

This is a common misconception. People think the definition of a microkernel hinges on "everything must run in userland". This is not true. You can have a microkernel plus ALL of its modules running in kernelspace, and it'd still be a microkernel.

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