Re: arch/xen is a bad idea

From: Rik van Riel
Date: Thu Dec 16 2004 - 18:16:54 EST

On Thu, 16 Dec 2004, Bill Davidsen wrote:

Assuming this is practical and would let xen get exposure sooner rather than later, it would be nice if the hooks could be used for other projects.

Who knows what operating systems might run in this way.

NetBSD and Plan 9 already run on Xen 2.0. IIRC FreeBSD and
one of the other BSDs are being ported, too...

"Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place.
Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are,
by definition, not smart enough to debug it." - Brian W. Kernighan
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