[En-Nut-Discussion] NutOS Unix emulation status?

Alain M. alainm at pobox.com
Thu Nov 13 22:35:30 CET 2008

VMware does it at packet level

Dosemu does it at packet level usint tuntap, it is packet driver 
emupator anyway

Qemu does it at packet level using tuntap, both in Win and Linux.

Both with Dosemu it is nescessary to setup a bridge. They can even use 
the same tap (not at the same time)


Nathan Moore escreveu:
> On Thu, Nov 13, 2008 at 2:11 PM, Harald Kipp <harald.kipp at egnite.de> wrote:
>> Nathan Moore wrote:
>>> NutOS tcp sockets don't work the same as BSD sockets, particularly when
>>> binding to a port.
>>> I don't think that there's a really elegant solution to that.
>> I agree and I also agree with Alain's argument regarding realistic
>> debugging. Furthermore, upcoming Nut/OS applications may make use of the
>> Ethernet protocol registration that had been introduced in 4.7. This way
>> it is possible to implement other protocols than IP.
> Anyone have any idea how VMware (and others) do this?
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