Georg Lehner <Jorge.Lehner@gmx.net> writes:
> - One promise of the microkernel architecture is better performance on
> multiprocessor systems, or multicomputer systems. What is the status
> of Gnu Mach with respect to these.
This may or may not be true. The Hurd is built around a microkernel
architecture because of its conceptual elegance and flexibility.
Other touted advantages may be more illusory than real, at least, they
aren't something *we* are proclaiming is our motivation.