Survey about MINIX 3
We know that over 6000 people download MINIX 3 every month but we have no idea who they are or what they do with it. If you have downloaded and installed it, we would really appreciate your filling out this short questionnaire (but wait until you have done so so you can tell us how that went). THANK YOU!
What are you planning to do with MINIX 3?
Work - Scientific research
Work - Teaching
Work - Product development
Follow a course in school / university
On what platform did you install MINIX 3?
Bare metal on PC
VMware virtual machine
QEMU virtual machine
VirtualBox virtual machine
Other virtual machine
If you ever used MINIX in a product, what was it (name or description)?
How do you feel about the documentation (wiki, etc.)
Sometimes helpful but a lot is missing or unclear
Documentation is poor
Did not look at the documentation
How did you experience the installation procedure?
Easy - no problems
Easy - some problems but solved quickly
Succeeded but with some difficulty
Serious problems and gave up
Do you read the MINIX 3 Google newsgroup?
I didn't know it existed but will now
No and have no time for it
No and have no interest in it
What features/improvements would you like to see and why?
We want to know what, if anything, is holding back usage and adoption of MINIX.
Are you available to work on your desired improvement collaboratively?
We are actively looking for people who can help us improve MINIX
Put any other comments here
How would you rate your computer expertise?
What is your job? (engineer, student, etc.)
If you have ever helped develop an OS what did you do (e.g., wrote a Linux audio driver)?
Would you like to get involved in the project?
Yes but I don't know how
Maybe-I have to think about it
I'd like to but I don't have the time
I'd like to but I don't have the expertise
We'd love to stay in touch for possible followup. May we have your email address?
We won't spam you, we hate it too.
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