We might need to revisit this old idea that "VMs are better for isolation but slower to boot than containers" 😉
This is what I've been working on over the last few days. A new machine type for QEMU, designed after Firecracker's machine model, for users looking for the minimal attack surface, fast boot time and small footprint.
Worth a read: "Rich Felker of musl libc comments on Google's LLVM libc proposal"
@minus It looks like it doesn't.
@11backslashes I certainly hope so.
@schmittlauch Honestly, no idea. Let's hope it doesn't need it.
Yikes. The i.MX8 is the core of the Librem phone.
"The i.MX8 cannot be deblobbed"
Even though they barely mention it, this is an excellent showcase of the amazing performance Linux KVM (and QEMU!) provides these days.
Does Jim Keller have some kind of super-power, or he's just *that* good?
Editor-in-chief of @linuxjournal Doc Searls on a sort-of erosion of #FreeSoftware principles within the broader #Linux (as commonly named) and #OpenSource Software community: We Need to Save What Made Linux and FOSS Possible 👉🏻 https://www.linuxjournal.com/content/we-need-save-what-made-linux-and-foss-possible