Why did you choose DragonFly?

Matthias Schmidt matthias at dragonflybsd.org
Tue Sep 21 10:18:05 PDT 2010


well, I have a lot of reasons:

- At first, I was surprised how easy it was to get patches etc. accepted
  in the DragonFly repo
- The vkernel is really useful for giving CS courses at the university.
  Its about hacking a real OS kernel and not some kind of OS Java
  simulator.  And recompiling a vkernel is only a matter of seconds.
  Furthermore debugging the vkernel is more comfortable that debugging a real
- DragonFly has no problems to cut old ties, i.e. just throw old things
  out of base.
- I really like the community and all developers around.  Feels a bit
  like a big family, especially when a bunch of us meets annually at the
  CCC congress ;) <- HINT



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