Posted Feb 2, 2006 4:11 UTC (Thu) by ttfkam
Parent article: Van Jacobson's network channels
Reading about moving the network stack out to userspace made me think of the design of MIT's Exokernel OS.
Just as Ingo Molnar's work in migrating the scheduler to an O(1) algorithm was a taste of more extensive implementation of O(1) algorithms in the kernel, perhaps elements of the exokernel will find their day in various parts of Linux.
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