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OSNews, Generic OSes The Genode project has released version 11.11 of their OS framework, which allows the construction of spezialized operating systems out of building blocks including 8 different kernels, plenty of device drivers, and an increasing number of system services.
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RE[2]: Really cool
by Kebabbert on Thu 1st Dec 2011 12:53 UTC in reply to "RE: Really cool"
Kebabbert
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2007-07-27

Yeah, but then who would run a 32bit copy of a 10 year old OS as their VM host? It's as pointless a comparison as comparing Win3.1 to OS X.

True. But consider other 32bit OSes, such as... latest Linux for instance.


Anyhow, apples and oranges aside, SmartOS does look a great project, so I'm going to give this a test drive now. Thanks for the recommendation ;)

Youre welcome. :o)

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RE[3]: Really cool
by Laurence on Thu 1st Dec 2011 14:15 in reply to "RE[2]: Really cool"
Laurence Member since:
2007-03-26


True. But consider other 32bit OSes, such as... latest Linux for instance.

It's still a pointless comparison as it's not comparing like for like.

It's a classic case of comparing two unrelated products to skew the statistics their favour.

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