OS design...

Ray Dillinger bear@sonic.net
Fri, 16 Oct 1998 20:26:49 -0700 (PDT)

On Fri, 16 Oct 1998, Mike McDonald wrote:

>  If you substitute the term "message passing" for "sockets", you have
>what's usually refered to as "microkernels".

Okay... what is the exact distinction between these terms in a
single-memory-space environment?  Perhaps I've misused a term.