Sprite FTP files
Note: since the Sprite project is no longer active, this site is not
kept up-to-date. There are no guarantees on any of this.
Sources for a collection of small benchmarks used in
the paper "Why Aren't Operating Systems Getting Faster
as Fast as Hardware".
gdb for Mach 3.0.
Gnu linker with modifications for cross-linking between
different machine types.
The Sprite hashing package. You'll also need the
The Sprite list package.
Sources for Modified Andrew Benchmark (used in paper
"Why Aren't Operating Systems Getting Faster as Fast
as Hardware" and for other purposes).
A simulator and assembly-language program debugger for
the MIPS R2000 architecture, written by John Ousterhout
for use in a freshman-level course in C and assembler.
A subdirectory full of various files containing sources and
documentation for Tcl and Tk and related packages. See the
README file in that directory for more information.
library to interface event driven simulator to Xt toolkit.
Sprite kernel sources, version 1.096. Won't compile into
a kernel, but useful for browsing or borrowing code.
Sources for a Mach-based Sprite single-server. Mostly
of interest only to people doing work with Mach.
Information about Sprite sources and docs on CDROM.