urgent (Neal Murphy)

JimD. lfs at jimdonelson.com
Mon Jun 21 10:50:36 PDT 2010


 > As for Minux, another endeavor that failed to meet expectations.

>It depends on what you think the expectations were.  My book on Minix is
>dated 1988 and included a 5.25 floppy with the entire source code, about
>13000 lines.  Tannenbaum said he wrote it for instructional reasons, not
>commercial, and by that standard was quite successful.

I agree that it depends on what your expectations are and I've heard those
goals before.
I'm sure your book is excellent, but I just don't think it would the the
ideal starting place.
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