Subject: Re: X server as a Unix system process
To: None <tech-kern@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/15/1997 15:10:56
In article <199707142301.QAA05522@lestat.nas.nasa.gov>,
Jason Thorpe <email@example.com> writes:
> Heh... no kidding... How often does my X11R6 Xsun crash? Oh, often,
> especially if I'm using later versions of Netscape :-)
That's why I would like to keep the X11 server as an own process like
it is now.
> I'm told that the reason NT moved graphics from being a "process" to the
> "micro"-kernel was for performance..
That's exactly what I heard, too. But I would prefer the 3.51 sollution
because it would stop my NT system at work from crashing if I use
Exceed (old windows 3.1 X11 server) under certain circumstances.
Matthias Scheler http://home.owl.de/~tron/