What is difference among these 3 terms: domain, task and thread

Adam Lackorzynski adam at os.inf.tu-dresden.de
Fri Dec 29 12:33:08 CET 2006


On Wed Dec 27, 2006 at 16:16:57 +0800, chenggh wrote:
> 	I want to know what is the difference among these 3 terms : domain, task and 
> thread in L4/Fiasco documents. If sb could understand please show me clearly.

Where did you read 'domain' in a Fiasco document?

A task is an address space which contains one or more threads.
Pagetables are attached to tasks, threads execute code.

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