Comparison of Solaris, Linux, and FreeBSD Kernels

Posted on Monday, October 17, 2005 @ 06:32:07 EDT by meshal
The three subsystems examined are scheduling, memory management, and file system architecture. I chose these subsystems because they are common to any operating system (not just Unix and Unix-like systems), and they tend to be the most well-understood components of the operating system.

This article does not go into in-depth details on any of the subsystems described. For that, refer to the source code, various websites, and books on the subject. For specific books, see:

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Topic: hardware
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