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    SubjectRe: Process Migration on Linux - Impossible?
    On Wed, 1 Oct 1997 wrote:

    > In ka.lists.linux.kernel, Larry McVoy wrote:
    > >So here's a question: if it worked and was useful, why has that facility
    > >not made it into any sucessful commercial or free operating systems? Was
    > >it ahead of its time or is there some inherent reason?
    > \begin{question_from_ignorance}
    > Don't VAX clusters have process migration?
    > \end{question_from_ignorance}

    No. A process started on one node of the cluster always stays there.
    It, however, may access lock-managed data from any other node in
    the cluster.

    Richard B. Johnson
    Analogic Corporation
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