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An Exercise in the Transportation of an Operating System

Lookup NU author(s): Dr Charles Snow



An attempt to transport an operating system and some associated software from one machine to another is described. Some comments are made on the sustainability of the system for such a task, and some recommendations are put forward to future operating system writers to assist in making their systems more portable.

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Author(s): Snow CR

Series Editor(s): Shaw B

Publication type: Report

Publication status: Published

Series Title: Computing Laboratory Technical Report Series

Year: 1976

Pages: 22

Print publication date: 01/12/1976

Source Publication Date: December 1976

Report Number: 94

Institution: Computing Laboratory, The University of Newcastle upon Tyne

Place Published: Newcastle upon Tyne