Read: Plan 9 paper
You are to turn in this homework during lecture. Please write up your answers to the exercises below and hand them in to a 6.828 staff member at the beginning of lecture.
Plan 9 Features
Keep the following two questions in mind while reading the plan 9 paper. After you finish the paper, write up your answers:
List three features introduced by Plan 9 that have since been implemented in today's common operating systems: Windows, Linux, or BSD.
List three features introduced by Plan 9 that have not been adopted by today's common operating systems.
Why do you think this is? (A few sentences is fine.)
This completes the homework.