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Out on a Limbo

I was reading something about a new OS called Inferno. (See Inferno.)

At first sight it’s an OS designed for ease of building cross platform distributed systems. There’s nothing new in that of course, but it looks like a decent attempt at doing everything in one place. The website’s got “screenshots” on there though which seems a bit odd to me in that it equates “OS” with “user interface” which rather loses sight of the core issue. Continue reading Out on a Limbo