Pre-emptive vs. Cooperative Multitasking
Sat, 22 Jul 1995 17:35:21 +0200
> In fact, one possible scheme that I think would fit with TUNES is to have
> each object depend upon its superior for computing time. That way you
> don't need a huge central authority-- only big enough to apportion power
> among the topmost objects.
yeah! this leads to running the os recursively. apple claims to build a
recursive os with its vanguard system.
> You could have some object types that delivered power preemptively,
> others that depended upon cooperation exclusively.
good idea. that'd be like different child oss running under control of a