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Video: Andrew Tanenbaum on Bugs and Minix' Reincarnation Server

http://www.linuxpromagazine.com

Linux Pro Magazine met the author of numerous standard works in informatics and the most famous Linux critic at the Fosdem in Brussels.

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Why Europe Should Fund the GNU/Hurd System

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"A Dutch university has landed a European Research Council grant to continue work on a Unix-type operating system that aims to be more reliable and secure than GNU/Linux or Microsoft Windows..." -- see also The GNU Hurd project

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Andrew Tanenbaum, Creator of MINIX on microkernels vs. monolithic kernels

http://blogs.pcworld.com

Andrew Tanenbaum: «...A microkernel is much better engineered and is more modular and easier to understand. Monolithic kernels are still too big and unreliable. My metric is the TV set. The system should run for 10 years with a total of zero failures for 99.9% of the users...»

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