> But a question remain. Why so many people flamed Be Inc to include > the > network stuff (BONE) inside the kernel itself, if that kernel was > monolithic > anyway ? I'm a bit confuse here. Someone can put a light on this for > me ? The definitions don't really apply. I would argue it to be a pseudo- microkernel. It certainly isn't monolithic, but it's not a microkernel either. It's somewhere in between. Given modules, etc. it is much closer to a microkernel in design philosophy than to monolithic, hence the row about BONE. -Nathan -- Fortune Cookie Says: Philadelphia is not dull -- it just seems so because it is next to exciting Camden, New Jersey.