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GNU Mach

https://www.gnu.org/software/gnumach/
Microkernel of the GNU system.

GNU Mach is the microkernel of the GNU system. A microkernel provides only a limited functionality, just enough abstraction on top of the hardware to run the rest of the operating system in user space. The GNU Hurd servers and the GNU C library implement the POSIX compatible base of the GNU system on top of the microkernel architecture provided by Mach. Currently, GNU Mach runs on IA32 machines. GNU Mach should, and probably will, be ported to other hardware architectures in the future. Mach was ported to many operating systems in the past.

Documentation

https://www.gnu.org/software/hurd/microkernel/mach/documentation.html

Selection from the FSF shop

Free as in Freedom 2.0, by Richard Stallman

Introduction to the Command Line



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Licensing

License

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Notes

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Janet Casey

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8 June 2004




Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Samuel Thibault Maintainer
Justus Winter Maintainer
Richard Braun Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Debian (Ref) (R)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/mach
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/gnumach
Mailing Listhttps://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-system-discuss/
VCS Repository Webviewhttps://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/hurd/gnumach.git/
Downloadhttps://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/gnumach/


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to buildmig

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 6 January 2019.



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