Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 23rd Aug 2013 12:02 UTC
Amiga & AROS

'Silly-SMP' is a project to determine "What are the minimal changes needed to AROS to support 'full' SMP? Is it even possible?"


This is Research with a capital 'R'.

But that '25% of the time' _does_ show that a full SMP system on AROS is possible.

This is quite a big deal for the Amiga world - and proves that, in my view, AROS has more of a future than AmigaOS will ever have: it's portable, and it's open source, so experiments like this are more likely to happen.

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RE[2]: Nice little OS
by h5n1xp on Sat 24th Aug 2013 09:50 UTC in reply to "RE: Nice little OS"
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With Java and Qt ported to it its useness would be increased! ;)

True in some respects, but do we need another OS just to run Java and Qt based apps?

I think AROS will find it's own niche... ;)

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