minix3

Welcome to the MINIX 3 discussion group.

MINIX 3 is a new open-source operating system designed to be highly reliable, flexible, and secure. It is loosely based somewhat on previous versions of MINIX, but is fundamentally different in many key ways. MINIX 1 and 2 were intended as teaching tools; MINIX 3 adds the new goal of being usable as a serious system on resource-limited and embedded computers and for applications requiring high reliability. See the website  for more information.

Please join the group, as only members are allowed to post. New member posts are moderated to weed out spam. Also, please read the GettingHelp page on the wiki before posting. You are more likely to get a useful response if you follow the advice outlined there.

This group is not for homework questions. For help with MINIX 3 related course assignments, please contact your course supervisor instead.


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Control Keys don't work properly in MINIX3. andrewa...@gmail.com 1/19/18
Cross-compiling MINIX 3 successfully on OS X yenw...@gmail.com 1/12/18
minix the most used OS in the world Chris Card 1/9/18
floss weekly Mikael Österberg 1/8/18
meltdown and spectre r0ller 1/8/18
wiki account request z iz 1/5/18
Release date for Minix 3.4.0 Stable Release? Uli S 12/30/17
Contribute to Wiki Uli S 12/29/17
Compile minix 3 1.0 i686 Minh Nguyen 12/28/17
Audio support in VirtualBox Uli S 12/26/17
Flag and path arguments for LS João Jerónimo Barata de Oliveira 12/20/17
minix3 mac address lookup Andrew Koptyaev 12/19/17
X11, desktops/browsers and MINIX josh...@yandex.com 12/19/17
Apache and PHP Idan Horowitz 12/10/17
Minix 3 on a Chromebook josh...@yandex.com 12/8/17
Adaptive scheduling in minix aankith athrey 11/29/17
fsck does not mark fs clean ?? Ken Dickey 11/24/17
Year of MINIX 3 on the Desktop Martin Vahi 11/23/17
Minix3 raspi on Qemu -- region setup help request Ken Dickey 11/22/17
Possibly stupid question about flock on a vanilla 3.3 distribution David Parsons 11/21/17
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