The use of name spaces in plan 9

@article{Pike1992TheUO,
  title={The use of name spaces in plan 9},
  author={Rob Pike and David L. Presotto and Ken Thompson and Howard Trickey and Phil Winterbottom},
  journal={Operating Systems Review},
  year={1992},
  volume={27},
  pages={72-76}
}
Plan 9 is a distributed system built at the Computing Sciences Research Center of AT&T Bell Laboratories over the last few years. Its goal is to provide a production-quality system for software development and general computation using heterogeneous hardware and minimal software. A Plan 9 system comprises CPU and file servers in a central location connected together by fast networks. Slower networks fan out to workstation-class machines that serve as user terminals. Plan 9 argues that given… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 149 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

Topics

Statistics

051015'95'98'01'04'07'10'13'16
Citations per Year

149 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 149 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.