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SubjectRe: ANNOUNCE: Linux Kernel ORB: kORBit
Chip Salzenberg wrote:

> According to Alexander Viro:
> > 9P is quite simple and unlike CORBA it had been designed for taking
> > kernel stuff to userland. Besides, authors definitely understand
> > UNIX...
>
> As nice as 9P is, it'll need some tweaks to work with Linux.
> For example, it limits filenames to 30 characters; that's not OK.
> --
> Chip Salzenberg - a.k.a. - <chip@valinux.com>
> "Give me immortality, or give me death!" // Firesign Theatre
>

Another thing in mind that if we would want to use 9P we would also need to
port IL .

/joh

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