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Re: A niche for the Hurd - multi-core systems

From: Matthew Ayres
Subject: Re: A niche for the Hurd - multi-core systems
Date: Sun, 2 Nov 2008 15:05:07 +0000

> > > > I would like to see the Hurd focusing on multi-core systems.
> > >
> > > Mach would need to be SMP-fixed first :)
> >
> > Does that mean the Hurd can't yet be used on multi-core systems?
> Hurd yes (though there are probably bugs), Mach no (as the smp code was
> never maintained in the meanwhile, and IIRC the linux glue code doesn't
> handle SMPness.
> Note that you can still use a multi-core system, but just one core of it
> :)

No doubt this shows my naivety, but why has GNU never built its own
replacement for Mach?

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