Linked by David Adams on Thu 1st Jul 2010 08:52 UTC
GNU, GPL, Open Source The HURD was meant to be the true kernel at the heart of the GNU operating system. The promise behind the HURD was revolutionary -- a set of daemons on top of a microkernel that was intended to surpass the performance of the monolithic kernels of traditional Unix systems and in doing so, give greater security, freedom and flexibility to the users -- but it has yet to come down to earth.
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RE: Comment by greygandalf
by neticspace on Sun 4th Jul 2010 15:11 UTC in reply to "Comment by greygandalf"
neticspace
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2009-06-09

Revival of the Mach kernel? I like it.

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RE[2]: Comment by greygandalf
by fithisux on Mon 5th Jul 2010 06:59 in reply to "RE: Comment by greygandalf"
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2006-01-22

If they want to revive Mach why not port open source bits of apple to HURD?

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