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Re: Thinking about "branes" for netbsd...

>>> [...] "processes get chroot'd into branes" [...]
>> I'm not even sure what it could mean, [...].  Perhaps something is
>> being extended metaphorically, but it's unclear to me what or how
>> that could be.
> "Give processes a different view to the network than 'the rest of the
> machine' has" - not that different to "give processes a different
> view to the file system", no?

Yeah, but that involves (or, at least, I would expect that to involve)
more than just the routing table.  Or do branes cover more than just

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