Code Segment

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Multix - Novel Ideas
... level store for data access, discarding the clear distinction between files (called segments in Multics) and process memory ... The memory of a process consisted solely of segments which were mapped into its address space ... All memory in the system was part of some segment, which appeared in the file system this included the temporary scratch memory of the process, its kernel ...

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