On Wed, 1 Oct 1997 ig25@rz.uni-karlsruhe.de 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 inthe cluster.Cheers,    DJRichard B. JohnsonAnalogic CorporationPenguin : Linux version 2.1.55 on an i586 machine (66.15 BogoMips).Warning : It's hard to stay on the trailing edge of technology.  Linux : Engineering tool   Spam : sync@localhost, daemon@loghost