RE: Other interesting OS projects

Gavin Thomas Nicol (
Wed, 28 Oct 1998 08:59:32 -0500

> VSTa
> Not only does VSTa have a deliciously consistent and simple
> architecture, but the code is some of the best I have ever seen in
> public-domain software. I am working on a port of xkernel so it can
> have some networking other than ka9q.

I hacked on VSTa for some time a couple of years ago (some of the console
driver code, some of the TTY debugger etc.)

Andy did a great job on the kernel... I think it has real potential. I was
going to start hacking in CORBA support at the messaging layer.