Subject: Re: Lisp on the JVM
From: (Rob Warnock)
Date: Wed, 21 Jan 2009 21:41:11 -0600
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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Matthias Buelow  <> wrote:
| Kaz Kylheku wrote:
| > Why would I run some poor quality fake virtual machine when I can
| > virtualize an entire operating system, that has MMU based memory
| > management, its own TCP/IP stack, its own accurate process and
| > thread scheduler, etc.
| What has one got to do with the other?
| Want to run a separate OS for every process?

Heh. VM/CMS did *exactly* that! When you logged into a VM/CMS
session, you actually "booted" a fresh copy of the CMS operating
system within a new VM/370 virtual machine.

Sutherland's "Wheel of Reincarnation" strikes again!  ;-}


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