LFCS: Preparing Linux for nonvolatile memory devices
Posted Apr 19, 2013 23:21 UTC (Fri) by dw
Parent article: LFCS: Preparing Linux for nonvolatile memory devices
Here is a short paper that discusses implications of NVM on operating system design from a relatively high level:
Operating System Implications of Fast, Cheap, Non-Volatile Memory (PDF)
This article is the first I've read anywhere that mentions write lifetime being a potential issue with the myriad promised new technologies. I guess the dream of unified single level store, execute-in-place, edit-in-place and suchlike might be relegated for a few more decades yet.
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