Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 21st Sep 2010 21:15 UTC, submitted by Gregory Plummer
GNU, GPL, Open Source "So what is the state of the Hurd? Is it vaporware, like Duke Nukem Forever? Fortunately not: the code exists, there is still work going on (for instance as part of Google Summer of Code), and there are even some relatively functional Hurd distributions. Let's look first at the code and the current architecture, and then at the Hurd distributions."
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by demetrioussharpe on Wed 22nd Sep 2010 19:23 UTC in reply to "Outdated article"
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2009-01-09

Little know fact: there is one production-ready widely used microkernel: the EKA2 at the heart of Symbian.


Widely known fact: there is a production-ready widely known used microkernel: QNX's kernel.

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