> You can use microkernels for almost the same thing. It's what we do > at Technische Universität Dresden. > > Regards, > -- > Julian Stecklina > > The day Microsoft makes something that doesn't suck is probably the day > they start making vacuum cleaners - Ernst Jan Plugge > > Footnotes: >  There is a sexy new microhypervisor to be released Real Soon > Now(tm) too: > http://eurosys09dw.systems.ethz.ch/steinberg.pdf >
Based on L4Linux, I believe that the amount of work required for porting a PV OS is much less than creating a new "personality" for a microkernel. That said, isn't a hypervisor really a microkernel with device and virtual memory abstraction API? Cheers, Kip _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-xen To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-xen-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"