Experience with K42, an open-source, Linux-compatible, scalable operating-system kernel Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • K42 is an open-source, Linux-compatible, scalable operating-system kernel that can be used for rapid prototyping of operating-system policies and mechanisms. This paper reviews the structure and design philosophy of K42 and discusses our experiences in developing and using K42 in the open-source environment. Copyright 2005 by International Business Machines Corporation.

published proceedings

  • IBM Systems Journal

author list (cited authors)

  • Appavoo, J., Auslander, M., Butrico, M., da Silva, D. M., Krieger, O., Mergen, M. F., ... Xenidis, J.

citation count

  • 18

complete list of authors

  • Appavoo, J||Auslander, M||Butrico, M||da Silva, DM||Krieger, O||Mergen, MF||Ostrowski, M||Rosenburg, B||Wisniewski, RW||Xenidis, J

publication date

  • January 2005

publisher

  • IBM  Publisher