DragonFlyBSD 3.2.1 Battles Against Linux For Speed
Phoronix: DragonFlyBSD 3.2.1 Battles Against Linux For Speed
The much-anticipated release of DragonFlyBSD 3.2 is now available as it enhances its performance to better compete with Linux in multi-core environments...
It is monolithic.. with some messaging infrastructure when needed
The DragonFly kernel *is* monolithic. There are some various api's in kernel to support different types of multithreaded scenarios
Originally Posted by garegin
when those scenarios would be better than some other alternative (e.g. a lock, etc) -
But it is *not* a mach-style microkernel where everything is message passing, etc.
disclamer: I am a dragonfly dev