David L. Craig wrote:
With the GUI out of the way, we can focus on the user-space system. My proposals for that foundation are Plan 9 and Go (with C for the performance parts).
ummm folks... before starting to chant "plan 9" it would behoove us to understand what plan 9 actually is
it's primarily an extension of core concepts, specifically: - extending the concept of all objects as files or file systems - incorporating network communications more thoroughly - adding the notion of private namespacesit's a step beyond Unix, and a good one, but probably not a starting point for "a more modular Debian ecosystem"
Miles Fidelman -- In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice, there is. .... Yogi Berra