Sprite (operating System)

Sprite (operating System)

Sprite was an experimental Unix-like distributed operating system developed at the University of California, Berkeley by John Ousterhout's research group between 1984 and 1992. Its notable features included support for single system image on computer clusters and for the introduction of the log-structured filesystem. The Tcl scripting language also originated in this project.

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Sprite (operating System) - Discontinuation
... Spritewas not a microkernel system,and suffered the same sort of problems as other Unixes in terms of development complexity,becoming increasingly difficult to develop as more functionality was added ...

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