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minixmissingvsbsd [2014/11/11 08:52]
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minixmissingvsbsd [2014/11/11 09:10] (current)
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 +Minix aims to support a modern BSD look and feel. This page documents features missing in Minix that you'd expect in a modern BSD but are missing in Minix.
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 +  * memory-mapped files (there is a minix_mmap() but it doesn'​t map files)
 +  * [[.:​implementingjobcontrol|job control]] (setpgid())
 +  * TCP/IP API is partly compatible but lots of missing details
 +  * setrlimit()
 +  * rusage()
 +  * threads
 +  * [[http://​netbsd.gw.com/​cgi-bin/​man-cgi/​apropos?​sysctl++NetBSD-current|sysctl]]
 +  * [[http://​netbsd.gw.com/​cgi-bin/​man-cgi?​rc++NetBSD-current|rc]] - There currently are similarities,​ but also incompatibilities.
 +  * [[http://​netbsd.gw.com/​cgi-bin/​man-cgi?​send-pr+1+NetBSD-current|send-pr]] - This might change the current feedback cycle of public message -> ignore / bug ticket.
 +  * setregid
  
minixmissingvsbsd.txt · Last modified: 2014/11/11 09:10 by lionelsambuc