taskThe GNU Hurd - Tasks: task #7179, Multiprocessor support


task #7179: Multiprocessor support

Submitted by:  Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
Submitted on:  Sat 04 Aug 2007 04:46:07 PM UTC  
Category:  GNU Mach Should Start On:  Fri 03 Aug 2007 10:00:00 PM UTC
Should be Finished on:  Fri 03 Aug 2007 10:00:00 PM UTC Priority:  5 - Normal
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Fri 23 May 2008 10:13:40 PM UTC, comment #1: 

I don't think we can steal it from xnu. Xnu is under the Apple Public Source License, it's not GPL-compatible.

Andrei Barbu <abarbu>
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Sat 04 Aug 2007 04:46:07 PM UTC, original submission:  

Mach used to support multiprocessors. GNU Mach should too.

What is currently missing is the local APIC support. That can be stolen from xnu, Darwin's Mach. Then things should "just" need testing.

Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
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