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Preemption Is GC for Memory Reordering (pvk.ca)
33 points by r4um 4 months ago | hide | past | web | favorite | 1 comment

Fuck yeah.

I was hoping that eBPF would be a renaissance of exokernel ideas. Part of the whole exokernel shtick was user programmable virtual machines on user/kernel boundary to generate new specialized kernel interfaces for the task at hand. They hoped to lower the barrier for crafting those new interfaces that a lot of experimentation would happen.

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