Re: FYI: I2O Architecture (fwd)

Alan Cox (
Tue, 19 Nov 1996 19:28:24 +0000 (GMT)

> truly heterogeneous multiprocessor; with a little extension, one machine
> could call OS services on another machine via the protocol layer. This
> might be desirable for distributed-memory systems except for the fact that one
> bad kernel call could bring down all the machines in the cluster.

Looks like people want MACH but don't want to get it from the OSF and are
going to reinvent it yet again.