Reviving userland LWKT

Emiel Kollof coolvibe at
Wed Jul 12 19:37:55 PDT 2006

Op donderdag 13 juli 2006 01:49, schreef Simon 'corecode' Schubert:
> Matthew Dillon wrote:
> [excellent description of a fairly generic protocol]
> could/would this be used for a possible implementation of NSS, for
> instance?  I'm thinking of a NSS daemon which can handle standard NSS
> plugins (ldap, sql, whatnot) and a libc getpwent(3) and stuff which queries
> this daemon, by some means.  Is this some means possibly the protocol you
> are outlining, would we need a layer in between (lwkt?) or would we use
> something completely else?

You mean something akin to Netinfo (as it's used on OS X, and how it was used 
on *STEP)?

Snow Day -- stay home.
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