RE: COM/DCOM on Linux via EntireX (was Working Within the System)

From: Billy Brown (
Date: Fri May 05 2000 - 10:17:48 MDT

Eugene Leitl wrote:
> God, how portable. "You don't have to have Win 2k" (but it helps).

You know, just once, I'd like to be able to mention a Microsoft product
without getting a bunch of gratuitous name-calling from the
we-hate-Microsoft camp.

> I still fail to see the advantages of COM versus PVM/MPI. What can you
> do with it that you can't do with vanilla message passing libraries?

Go take a look at IBM's MQSeries product - the functionality is almost
identical, and the fact that it is a different vendor may make it easier to
give it an objective look.

Billy Brown

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