Subject: Re: Is an MMU necessary?
To: Grant Stockly <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-ports
Date: 07/26/2000 14:05:09
On Wed, Jul 26, 2000 at 02:27:10AM -0800, Grant Stockly wrote:
> Can you get by without a MMU?

Without a MMU you don't have virtual adresses, memory access protections and
paging. It's almost impossible to build a secure multiuser system without this.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.