Andy Tanenbaum

Andrew S. Tanenbaum, a person, professor of Computer Science, author of Minix (Unix-like) and Amoeba OSes.

Of historical interest, from O'Reilly Online Catalog, Open Sources: Voices from the Open Source Revolution:

The Tanenbaum-Torvalds Debate

Of course, with respect to microkernel vs monolithic kernel systems, a principal theme in this debate, from the point of view of Tunes they are both wrong (see no-kernel).

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