Darwin Version

Daniel J. Luke dluke at geeklair.net
Mon Oct 5 15:56:50 PDT 2015

On Oct 5, 2015, at 6:42 PM, Dave Horsfall <dave at horsfall.org> wrote:
> You're saying that Darwin was written from scratch and not evolved from a 
> modified FreeBSD 4.1, or am I thinking of an earlier MacOS?

it all depends on what you mean by ‘written from scratch’, ‘evolved from’, and how detailed you care to be with the history. I believe you’re either conflating 4.2BSD (1983) and FreeBSD 4.1 (2000) or you’re thinking about userspace stuff that got updated in Mac OS X (around 2000 IIRC).

see also:




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