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task #5488: Update the device driver glue code in GNU Mach

Submitted by:  Thomas Schwinge <tschwinge>
Submitted on:  Mon Apr 24 15:55:56 2006  
Category: GNU MachShould Start On: Sun Apr 23 22:00:00 2006
Should be Finished on: Sun Apr 23 22:00:00 2006Priority: 3 - Low
Status: In ProgressPrivacy: Public
Percent Complete: 0%Assigned to: Vikram Vincent <vincentvikram>
Open/Closed: OpenPlanned Release: None
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Sat Sep 29 12:35:02 2007, comment #1:

Borrowing heavily from http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2007-03/msg00101.html and http://lists.gnu.org/archive/html/bug-hurd/2006-07/msg00017.html I had submitted the following proposal as my project http://nrcfosshelpline.in/code/wiki/OS
I am a part of a team in India that is actively promoting the development of the Hurd and since I am already actively working on this task I request to be assigned to it.
Please feel free to ask me questions if I have left any questions unanswered.

Vikram Vincent <vincentvikram>
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Mon Apr 24 15:55:56 2006, original submission:

The device driver glue code which we currently use in GNU Mach could be updated (read: most probably be rewritten). It could either be updated to a more modern Linux variant--like Linux 2.6--or one could investigate if writing glue code for e.g. FreeBSD is feasible. Or both of them.

Thomas Schwinge <tschwinge>
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