Re: RFC: design for new VM

From: Chris Wedgwood (
Date: Thu Aug 03 2000 - 02:19:06 EST

On Wed, Aug 02, 2000 at 07:08:52PM -0300, Rik van Riel wrote:

    here is a (rough) draft of the design for the new VM, as
    discussed at UKUUG and OLS. The design is heavily based
    on the FreeBSD VM subsystem - a proven design - with some
    tweaks where we think things can be improved.

Can the differences between your system and what FreeBSD has be
isolated or contained -- I ask this because the FreeBSD VM works
_very_ well compared to recent linux kernels; if/when the new system
is implement it would nice to know if performance differences are
tuning related or because of 'tweaks'.


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